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

Beta Sigma Psi Martin Luther Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2021
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Martin Luther Scholarship is offered by Beta Sigma Psi National Lutheran Fraternity to any male member of a Lutheran congregation who will be starting his first term in a 4-year College of University in the US. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Dale T. Peck Memorial Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Two (2) scholarships will be awarded from a fund established by Dale and Marla Peck of Miami, FL, in memory of their son, Dale Peck, Jr. The scholarships will be awarded to student football participants who show outstanding exemplifications of citizenship, service and leadership. Preference will be given to someone from the southern Florida area, but others will be considered. For more [...] 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

Ernst Walter Nennemann Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2021
  • Amount: $950
  • To apply for the Ernst Walter Nennemann Scholarship, you must be a current graduating senior or a former graduate of the high school in the Community School District of Sidney, Fremont County, Iowa (former graduates must make application within three (3) years of applicant’s high school graduation date). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Father Michael J. McGivney Vocations Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Father Michael J. McGivney Vocations Scholarship is awarded based on financial need. To apply for this scholarship, the applicant must provide a statement detailing (1) his financial obligations (tuition, room and board, books, clothes, loans, etc), (2) the (arch)diocese's or religious institute's obligations (tuition, room and board, etc.), and (3) any monies he receives from the [...] 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: 4/30/2021
  • 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

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

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

Northern Star Scouting Eagle Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/15/2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Northern Star Scouting Eagle Scholarship, applicants must: be registered with Northern Star Council, BSA; have been granted the Eagle Scout rank, or verified that their application for Eagle Scout rank has been received at the national office; and, be a graduating high school senior entering a post-secondary school in the year the scholarship is awarded. For more [...] More

Phi Kappa Psi Freshman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 10/1/2020
  • Amount: $1,000
  • UCLA Phi Kappa Psi offers scholarships to reward undergraduates who demonstrate excellence in leadership, character, athletics, and academics. The applicant must be an undergraduate male. Accomplishments in leadership and sports or other activities are beneficial. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Phi Kappa Tau Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2021
  • Amount: $4,500
  • The Phi Kappa Tau Foundation provides academic scholarships to students pursuing bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral 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. To apply, you will need one letter of recommendation, an up-to-date resume including any volunteer [...] More

Tex Schramm Freshman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2021
  • 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 Hubertus W.V. Willems Scholarship for Male Students

  • Application Deadline: 7/17/2021
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Hubertus W.V. Willems Scholarship for Male Students is awarded annually to a male, US citizen who attends an accredited institution in the United States and is majoring in engineering, chemistry, physics or mathematical sciences. Eligible applicants must: demonstrate financial need; have a 2.5 GPA if an incoming freshmen/current undergraduate, or a 3.0 GPA if a graduate student; and, be a [...] 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: 5/1/2021
  • 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. The Father Timothy Vakoc Memorial 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 Chapter but if no qualified individual applies, the award will be [...] 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: 5/31/2021
  • 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

USBC Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2020
  • Amount: $6,000
  • The USBC Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow 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. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship [...] More

Virginia Tech Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2021
  • 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

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Silver Linings - Transfer Students May Have Higher Acceptance Rates

September 29, 2020

by Izzy Hall

Because of lower enrollment rates, transfer students can stand to benefit from colleges who are eager to hit their yearly enrollment goals. Schools with a smaller-than-average student body this year may be more receptive to accepting a greater number of transfer students than in previous years. [...]

Michigan Offers Free Community College Education to Essential Workers

September 24, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

The state of Michigan is set to offer two years of free community college to essential workers who were required by their job to leave the house and work at least 11 weeks in the spring during the coronavirus pandemic. This unique opportunity, called Futures for Frontliners, opens doors to essential workers who are not commonly considered front-line workers and an estimated 600,000 residents could qualify. [...]

Colleges Waiving SAT and ACT Requirements for Merit Scholarships

September 22, 2020

by Izzy Hall

Many colleges have waived SAT and ACT score requirements for high school seniors currently applying to college due to how difficult it has been to sign up for standardized testing during the coronavirus pandemic. Now some colleges are also waiving standardized test score requirements when awarding merit scholarships to incoming students. Instead of requiring SAT and ACT scores, these schools will award scholarships based on high school GPA. [...]

Last Reviewed: September 2020

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