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.

Acacia Leadership Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Acacia Leadership Scholarship is designed to identify and reward outstanding undergraduate freshmen or sophomore students who have demonstrated their ability to excel in the fields of academics, campus involvement/extra-curricular school activities, and community involvement. The scholarship is available to any male undergraduate freshmen or sophomore student attending Iowa State University. [...] More

ALA - LITA/LSSI Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
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 Legion Baseball Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 15, Annually
The American Legion offers a number of scholarships and other resources to assist young people in their pursuit of higher education. Each department baseball committee may select a player from their department to receive this scholarship.

Applicant must have graduated from high school or have enrolled at a college or university, be on a current roster with American Legion National Baseball [...] More

Balanced Man Scholarship - University of Nebraska at Omaha
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The Ancient Greeks believed in developing a sound mind and a sound body as the way to live a fulfilling life. SigEp adopted this philosophy with the Balanced Man Ideal and since 1990 has awarded the Balanced Man Scholarship to some of the best students coming to campus. The Balanced Man Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Nebraska at Omaha who exhibit academic [...] More

Balanced Man Scholarship - University of Washington
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The Balanced Man Scholarship is an award designed for six young, balanced men who will attend the University of Washington. Each year, Sigma Phi Epsilon awards scholarships to incoming freshmen who exemplify our philosophy of the Balanced Man: excellence in academics, athletics, and extracurricular activities. The scholarship is available to all incoming male students, not solely to those [...] More

Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Outstanding High School Seniors who have participated in a franchised Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated program and plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university may apply. Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated programs include Dixie Boys Baseball for boys 13 and 14 years old; Dixie Pre-Majors Baseball for boys 15 and 16 years old; and Dixie Majors Baseball for boys 15 through 19 [...] More

Beta Omicron of Sigma Chi Scholarship
Application Deadlines: August 01, Annually
This scholarship is open to all incoming male freshman who enroll as full time students at Iowa State University in the Fall who indicate interest in fraternity membership. Sigma Chi Fraternity at Iowa State University will award a $1500 Scholarship to an incoming freshman. If you are a male student, currently a High School Senior, and plan to attend Iowa State University in the Fall semester, [...] More

Beta Sigma Psi Christian Leadership Award
Application Deadlines: February 14, Annually
From its beginnings as The Concordia Club in 1921, Beta Sigma Psi was established in 1925 as an organization dedicated to serving the Lutheran Community. Our membership is made up of Lutherans from congregations across the United States, dedicated to the values of Spiritual Growth, Scholastic Achievement, and Social Responsibility. With that mission in mind, many of our chapters offer [...] More

Beta Sigma Psi Martin Luther Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 13, Annually
The Martin Luther Scholarship is offered by the Beta Sigma Psi National Lutheran Fraternity. From its beginnings as The Concordia Club in 1921, Beta Sigma Psi was established in 1925 as an National Fraternity dedicated to serving the Lutheran Community. Our membership is made up of Lutheran collegiate men and alumni from congregations across the United States, dedicated to the values of spiritual [...] More

Carnegie Mellon University Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 07, Annually
The Balanced Man embodies the ideals of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, maintaining a Sound Mind and Sound Body. Each year Sigma Phi Epsilon awards a $1,000 scholarship to the most "balanced" incoming male freshman and a $500 scholarship to the runner-up in order to acknowledge and commend students that exemplify the four characteristics we value most in our brothers - athleticism, leadership, [...] More

Colored Rocks Contest
Application Deadlines: January 04, Annually
The Prize is awarded annually to 15 senior male high school students from diverse ethnic backgrounds. The Prize recognizes and awards these high achieving students who have committed to help at least one of their struggling peers achieve their high school diploma. Step-by-step, Colored Rocks are reversing the disturbing numbers of male students of color who become high school dropouts in [...] More

Dr. Dan J. and Patricia S. Pickard Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Dallas Foundation manages a number of scholarships for students with diverse interests. The Dr. Dan J. and Patricia S. Pickard Scholarship Fund was established at The Dallas Foundation in 2004 to assist African-American male students in Dallas County. Dr. Pickard was an optometrist and founder of the Pickard Eye Clinic. Called "Magnum" by his patients, he believed that if you do something [...] More

Eagle Scout Scholarship - Northern Star Council
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The Northern Star Council Eagle Scout Scholarship Application consists of both an online application and supplemental hard copy information. Graduating senior Eagles may apply for over thirty council scholarships.

Eligibility:
-Applicant is currently registered with Northern Star Council, BSA
-The Scout must complete all application elements (Online information, Eligibility Statement, and [...] More

Era L. and Frances L. Walker Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide educational resources for African-American males to pursue higher education.

Eligibility:
-Applicant must be an African-American male
-Graduating senior from a District #205 public high school
-With a GPA of at least 2.9
-Who has been involved in community service and volunteerism
-Shares Era's values including the importance of family, [...] More

Freshman Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
The Phi Delta Theta Washington Alpha Chapter is pleased to announce that it is offering $20,000 in scholarships. Outstanding gentlemen who will be starting their academic careers at the University of Washington are eligible to apply. All male students are eligible to receive an award, not only those who plan on joining a fraternity. Our organization celebrates friendship, sound learning, and [...] More

Ira Dorsey Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
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 Endowment Fund is an outgrowth of Xi Alpha Lambda Chapter. Over the past seventeen years, the fund has awarded over one hundred [...] More

IUTIS Club Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
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.

Selection will be based on financial need, academic achievement, community and school service, and recommendations.

For more information or to apply, [...] More

Kappa Sigma Endowment Fund Scholarship-Leadership Awards
Application Deadlines: October 01, Annually
The Kappa Sigma Endowment Fund's hallmark program, the Scholarship-Leadership Awards are given annually to deserving undergraduate initiates of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. Started in 1947, more than $6.5 million in scholarship have been awarded to thousands of brothers. Winners are well balanced undergraduates that excel in academics, campus involvement and fraternity leadership.

Applicants may [...] More

Lax Scholarship Fund for Gay Men
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
The Lax Scholarship Fund was established in 1994 by the late entrepreneur and inventor Jonathan R. Lax for the purpose of encouraging gay men to obtain additional education; aspiring to positions in which they contribute to society; being out about their sexual orientation; and acting as role models for other gay men with similar potential. Tuition scholarships are awarded to men who live in the [...] More

Matrix Health Group Memorial Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: August 01, Annually
At Matrix Health Group our Mission is to provide individualized, focused services to people with bleeding disorders nationwide. Our Vision is to enhance the lives of those we are privileged to serve by providing the best pharmacy and support services possible. Matrix Health Group companies offer nine educational scholarship opportunities to students diagnosed with hemophilia, von Willebrand [...] More

National Eagle Scout Association Academic Scholarship
Application Deadlines: October 31, Annually
NESA's Academic scholarships are based on school and Scouting participation, academic performance, and financial need.

Applicants must score a minimum 1800 SAT or 28 ACT to apply. These include a varying number of $5,000 NESA scholarships, and a varying number of $5,000 Mabel and Lawrence S. Cooke scholarships. The Mabel and Lawrence S. Cooke scholarships are awarded annually and include four [...] More

Paul A. Elfers Omega Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Phi Kappa Tau Foundation provides academic scholarships to students pursing 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.

Paul A. Elfers Omega scholarships are awarded through the generosity of Paul A. Elfers, [...] More

Phi Kappa Psi Tex Schramm Scholarship
Application Deadlines: August 26, Annually
Congratulations on your acceptance to Stephen F. Austin State University! Going to college can be one of the most exciting experiences in a young man’s life. Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity celebrates men with strong academic skills, as well as leadership and volunteer service. That’s why we’re offering the Phi Kappa Psi Tex Schramm Scholarship. We are offering three (3) $1,000 awards for the Tex [...] More

Phi Kappa Tau Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
The Phi Kappa Tau Foundation provides academic scholarships to students pursing 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

Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship
Application Deadlines: June 01, Annually
Every year, we offer the POE Scholarship to a deserving high school senior male who will be attending the University of Illinois, and who exemplifies outstanding qualities in academics, athletics, altruism and the arts. The scholarship is fully funded by our alumni association.

Any Senior-level male high school student may apply who will be an entering freshman student at the University of [...] More

Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship-Western Michigan University
Application Deadlines: July 10, Annually
The Balanced Man Scholarship is for incoming freshmen males at Western Michigan University. The Balanced Man Scholarship is awarded to men who embody our principle of the Balanced Man; those who achieved balance and succeeded in the areas of scholarship, leadership, athletics, and community service during their high school careers. A minimum 3.0 is required. This award is non-renewable. Applying [...] More

Tex Schramm Freshman Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
Texas E. Schramm Freshman Scholarship

Presented by the brothers of Phi Kappa Psi at the University of Texas at Austin

14 scholarships from $750 to $3,000

Application Deadline: May 31st

Background of the Tex Schramm Scholarship
The Texas E. Schramm Freshman Scholarship seeks out the most outstanding young men entering the University of Texas. As a young man, “Tex” [...] More

The Balanced Man Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 05, Annually
The Ohio Gamma Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon is offering Balanced Man Scholarships totaling $5,000 to outstanding freshman men entering The Ohio State University next fall.

We are offering these scholarships to incoming freshman 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 [...] More

The Balanced Man Scholarship at the University of South Carolina
Application Deadlines: June 12, Annually
Each fall, the South Carolina-Alpha Chapter awards a scholarship to incoming freshmen and second year students at the University of South Carolina who exemplify our principles by showing their desire to become balanced men through academic, athletic, and community involvement. This year we are proud to offer two scholarships: a $500.00 scholarship and a $250.00 scholarship. Applicants will be [...] More

The Iris-Samuel Rothman Scholarship
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This scholarship, in honor of a promising young man who died at age 22, is for a young man who has lost his mother and father (both). Also eligible is 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, [...] More

The Mervyn Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 02, Annually
Our scholarship funds were established by generous individuals, families, businesses and organizations to ensure that students have the opportunity to pursue their educational dreams. The Mervin Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship Fund was created in 1992 by alumni of Philadelphia Troop 185, Boy Scouts of America, for the purpose of helping worthy scouts pursue higher education.

Eligibility for the [...] More

The True Gentlemen Scholarship
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The True Gentlemen Scholarship is a scholarship for high school seniors who will be attending Oklahoma State University. The primary focus of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to young men who have shown academic excellence, leadership, and community involvement.

Eligibility and Application Requirements:
-High School Senior who will be attending Oklahoma State [...] More

University of Cincinnati Balanced Man Scholarship
Application Deadlines: August 01, Annually
This scholarship is based upon the Balanced Man ideals that Sigma Phi Epsilon was founded upon. 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: filling out the following [...] More

University of Nevada Balanced Man Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 15, Annually
Are you a high school senior who believes in developing both your mind and body as a way to live a complete life? Are you looking for a scholarship that recognizes your achievements inside and outside of the classroom?

SigEp, the nation's largest college fraternity, is awarding over $225,000 during the past academic year with its Balanced Man Scholarships. The Balanced Man Scholarship awards [...] More

USBC Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
This award annually recognizes star qualities in a male high school senior or college student who competes in the sport of bowling. Star qualities include distinguished certified bowling performance on the local, regional, state and national levels, academic achievement and extracurricular and civic involvement. The award winner receives a $6,000 scholarship.

Eligibility:

- Be a current [...] More

Winston Churchill Foundation of the USA Churchill Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: November 08, Annually
The Churchill Scholarship started in 1963 with three awards and has since grown to 14. It provides funding to American students for a year of Master's study in science, mathematics, and engineering at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College. The 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 [...] More

Last Edited: November 2015

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