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

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

IUTIS Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/13/2020
  • 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. Must be planning to attend an accredited college or university. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Jeffire Wrestling Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • ?All endowed scholarships are available to UF sophomores, juniors, and seniors. A limited number of scholarships are available to incoming freshmen, and these scholarships are awarded as part of the regular freshman admissions process. Endowed scholarships range from $500-$1,500 each year. Established by the family and friends of Thomas and Josie Jeffire, the scholarship is awarded to students [...] More

Jonathan Lax Scholarship Fund for Gay Men

  • Application Deadline: 11/30/2020
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Jonathan 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 an 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 in amounts [...] 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: 1/5/2021
  • 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

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

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 (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, $500-$5,000. Due to limited [...] More

The Pickard Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2020
  • Amount: $4,000
  • 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

The True Gentlemen Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,500
  • 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. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] 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

USA Gymnastics Men's Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The National Gymnastics Foundation provides opportunities for individual, corporate, foundation and government gifts and grants to support, nurture and steward the special programs and initiatives of USA Gymnastics that build scholarship; develop grassroots model programming; strengthen international relationships through world education and competition; and address the mental and physical [...] 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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McDonald's, Ivy Tech Team Up on College Tuition Assistance Program

January 23, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

More than 300 McDonald's locations will participate in the new Archways to Opportunity education program which - through its partnership with Indiana's community college system - will help its employees afford college tuition. McDonald's employees who work a minimum 15 hours per week for 90 days can receive up to $2,500 in college tuition assistance each year - or $3,000 per year for managers - at 18 Ivy Tech Community College campuses located in Indiana.

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Get Paid to Play in College with ESA Esports Scholarships

January 21, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced its first Esports scholarship, expanding its 20-year-old scholarship program to include Esports competitors in college, according to Polygon. The ESA Esports scholarship program is "intended to elevate the participation of women and minorities" who currently "account for a very small percentage of Esports scholarship recipients. Therefore, in order to be eligible for the ESA Foundation Computer and Video Game Arts Scholarship, you must either be a woman or minority and pursuing a degree leading to a career in computer and video game arts and sciences. Current high school seniors, college freshman, sophomore and juniors who are U.S. citizens may apply for the ESA Esports scholarship. Applicants must also be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at an accredited four (4) year college or university in the upcoming fall semester in order to be considered. All scholarship applications are due March 2, 2020 at 11:59 PST. Applicants will receive results by mid-June and funds will be issued to scholarship winners by end of August. [...]

Biggest / Largest Dollar Scholarships in 2020

January 16, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

When it comes to large dollar scholarships, mo' money means fewer problems in paying your college tuition bill. The average student will land between $1,000 and $5,000 in college scholarships after investing a decent amount of time and effort into applying for scholarships. Even smaller scholarships worth $500 are enough to cover books and fees, even if they aren't enough to foot an entire semester’s college tuition bill. [...]

Last Reviewed: January 2020

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