Scholarships for Summer

Although the majority of scholarship deadlines are in autumn and spring (November is National Scholarship Month), do not overlook potential summer scholarships for the upcoming school year. Many awards ask for material submission during the slow, lazy months of summer. A slower application season may even work to your advantage. With fewer applicants going for summer scholarships, you may be up against a much smaller pool of qualifiers than you would once college classes are back in session. So take advantage of your time off, bring in those application materials, and apply for a few scholarships this summer. You may find yourself in more comfortable financial shape come fall.

Finding Summer Scholarships

The easiest way to find scholarships offered in the summer, or any season, is to conduct a free scholarship search. Once that is done, you will get a list of awards filtered by the student-specific criteria. With constant scholarship updates, we provide you with the most accurate, recent scholarships. Summer awards may also have quick turnaround offered to their winners, so if you land a summer scholarship early on in the season, you could be looking at your award check by August. The only way you’ll find summer scholarships is if you put in the time to research and look for them, so make sure you take advantage this summer season money for college.

Paying for Summer Programs

If you are taking summer classes, you may prioritize financial aid over basking in the sun. You will also have an additional semester of college costs , so you will need to budget to cover those expenses. Many students take summer courses, whether they are on track to graduate early or their courses fall outside of the traditional fall and spring semesters. Make sure the financial aid you are already receiving will cover the costs of a summer semester; you may already have enough allocated, especially if your college costs are based on how many credit hours you’re taking, or if your summer classes are replacing courses you would normally take in the fall or spring. If you find that you are still coming up short, it may be that you need to find other ways to cover those summer expenses. In that case, we encourage you to begin searching for scholarships well before the summer semester, as it often takes scholarship administrators several months to announce their award winners and distribute scholarship funds.

If you are pursuing a summer abroad program, there are awards out there specifically for students wishing to study abroad. Typically, you will be able to use scholarship-based money to cover study abroad expenses, especially if the program is run by your school or another accredited college. Similarly, if you are pursuing a non-paid summer internship, you may need to cover your own expenses. If the internship collaborates with your college or university, contact them about potential financial aid options. You will probably need to cover your own expenses if the internship is run through external organizations, so save up and apply for as many scholarships as you can, prior to that summer experience.

The TSJCL Lourania Miller & Gareth Morgan Scholarships for High School Seniors

  • Application Deadline: 6/29/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Two scholarships named for Lourania Miller and Gareth Morgan are awarded annually by the TSJCL and TCA to qualified high school seniors who are planning to continue their study of Latin and the classics while in college. Students who receive this scholarship must take Latin or Greek their freshman year at college. Enrollment in Latin cannot be at a beginning level. Courses in classical [...] More

AAIA Adolph Van Pelt Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • AAIA is grateful for the vision and generosity of Mrs. Van Pelt and the Adolph Van Pelt Foundation in planning for the higher education of Native students. Without those like Mrs. Van Pelt and the Foundation, AAIA would not be able to provide as many scholarships to Native students seeking a higher education. This scholarship is for undergraduate students from federally recognized tribes.

    All [...] More

AAIA Sequoyah Graduate Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Association on American Indian Affairs offers Sequoyah Graduate Scholarships to students in any curriculum. This scholarship does not automatically renew. Students are eligible to apply on a yearly basis. For full details and to download the application, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

    Note: You can only apply for one AAIA Scholarship. [...] More

AAIA Undergrad Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/2/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA) Undergraduate Scholarships for Native American Students
    Acceptance period changes from year to year.

    Must be enrolled in your tribe; must be attending an accredited school full time both fall and spring semesters; must be seeking an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree. Open to high school Seniors who will be entering college in the Fall, College [...] More

AAUW Lew Williams Scholarship and Leila Sulkes Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Freehold Branch of AAUW will award two $2,000 scholarships - the Lew Williams Scholarship and the Leila Sulkes Scholarship - for the upcoming academic year. In order to apply, you must be a female at least 25 years of age; reside in one of the following communities: Colts Neck, Englishtown, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Howell, Manalapan, Marlboro, Morganville; and have a [...] More

ACF American Advertising Federation-NM Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2019
  • Amount: $1,400
  • The American Advertising Federation-New Mexico (AAF-NM) Scholarship Fund has been established to provide scholarships to deserving men and women who intend to enter the advertising profession. In order to apply, you must be a New Mexico resident enrolled full-time at a four-year New Mexico public or non-profit college/university as a junior or senior in one of the following majors: Business (with [...] More

ACF Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2019
  • Amount: $2,200
  • The Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by Paula and Gerald Piech to memorialize their son, Andrew. The fund provides assistance to students in the field of automotive technology and related applied technologies. One or more scholarships are awarded each year to New Mexico graduating high school seniors and/or continuing college students. Students must pursue a degree or [...] More

ACF David R. Woodling Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2019
  • Amount: $4,600
  • The David R. Woodling Memorial Scholarship was established in 2007 by The Stocker Foundation, in memory of David R. Woodling, to support students attending an accredited nonprofit or public educational institution in pursuit of a certificate or degree in a metals technology program with a concentration in machine tool technology and welding. Applicants must be a legal resident of New Mexico for [...] More

ACF Rae Lee Siporin Scholarship for Women

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Rae Lee Siporin Scholarship for Women will make awards to those women who are continuing or returning to college/university for their first undergraduate degree and need financial assistance for their senior year of school. Applicants must have completed their freshmen, sophomore, and junior years of college and will attend a New Mexico college/university for a minimum of one semester during [...] More

ACF Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program (Public Colleges/Current Undergraduates)

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The ACF Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program provides financial assistance to address the "gap" in financial aid packages for both students graduating from high school and those continuing their education. Applicants must be a high school graduate planning to attend a New Mexico public college/university or a current undergraduate student who is still a permanent resident of New [...] More

ACF Trythall Family Scholarship for Excellence in Continuing Education

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Barbara and Duane Trythall recognize the difficulties faced by individuals who are working while furthering their education by attending a nonprofit or public educational institution of higher learning. The Trythall's established this fund to assist those individuals who demonstrate a commitment towards reaching a career goal. Must have completed a minimum 20 college credit hours per week in [...] More

Actuary of Tomorrow - Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $9,000
  • The Actuary of Tomorrow – Stuart A. Robertson Memorial Scholarship recognizes and encourages the academic achievements of undergraduate students pursuing a career in actuarial science.

    Each applicant must fulfill all the requirements listed below:
    -Full-time student entering as a sophomore, junior or senior at a U.S accredited educational institution
    -Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 [...] More

AlaskAdvantage® Education Grant

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The AlaskAdvantage Education Grant program was created by the Alaska legislature to provide financial assistance to eligible Alaska students attending qualifying postsecondary educational institutions in Alaska. The program was specifically designed to set aside a portion of available grant funds as priority awards for applicants enrolled in qualifying workforce shortage programs, and for [...] More

American Legion Baseball Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • 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

Americanism Education Leaders Essay Contest

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Americanism Educational Leaders and Pepperdine University Libraries are pleased to announce its annual collegiate essay contest. The mission of AEL is in its strong belief in "American exceptionalism", i.e. that our country is exceptional in the history of the world. All of our programs are meant to encourage students to learn about, understand and appreciate some aspect of the American [...] More

Amish Descendant Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/10/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Amish Descendant Scholarship Fund (ADSF) was founded to provide financial assistance and support to those coming from an Amish upbringing who have decided to pursue a higher education. In order to qualify for the scholarship you will have grown up Amish and your family is still Amish. You must have your GED or high school diploma before you can apply and be able to provide proof of [...] More

Annie S. Alexander Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,800
  • The Annie S. Alexander Memorial Scholarship provides non-renewable awards for students who will pursue or are pursuing full-time undergraduate nursing degrees from accredited post-secondary institutions. Preference will be given to African-American students from Forsyth County. Scholarships will be applied to cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses. A [...] More

Arkansas High-Tech Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Arkansas Hi-Tech Scholarship (HTS) program awards $250 per semester ($500/year) to Arkansas residents who are United States citizens, graduate from a high school in Arkansas, plan to enroll or are enrolled full time in approved highly technical programs at Arkansas public post-secondary schools, demonstrate leadership capabilities, and meet certain academic criteria. Preference is given to [...] More

ARNF Research Grants

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the research grant, the applicant must hold an Arkansas Nursing license in good standing with the Arkansas State Board of Nursing (LPN, RN, APN) and have graduated from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program (applies only to applicants who have completed a Baccalaureate in Nursing or Masters in Nursing). Funds from the scholarship will be applied toward a research project approved [...] More

ARTBA's Student Transportation Video Contest

  • Application Deadline: 8/29/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • There has been a lot of talk about transportation and infrastructure lately, ranging from debates in high school to debates in Congress. The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) would like to know what you think.

    The top two student videos (one winner in each category), as selected by ARTBA, will each be awarded a $500 cash prize. The winners, along with other [...] More

ASHE-Triko Valley Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The ASHE-TRIKO VALLEY section will be making scholarship awards to college-enrolled students. It is anticipated that an award totaling $2,500 will be awarded annually. The size of this amount requires that a formal procedure be in place and rigorously adhered to. It is recommended that the procedure be developed and amended as necessary by the scholarship committee.

    Eligibility:
    -College [...] More

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The program has specific scholarships for incoming freshmen and upper-level undergraduate students. All of the scholarships are based on financial needs and with the usual minimum GPA requirement of 3.0.

    To be eligible for a scholarship you must:
    -Submit a completed application form indicating a sincere interest in an automotive career
    -Provide an official transcript of all academic [...] More

Azalee Clements Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/16/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • The Azalee Clements Memorial Scholarship was established by her son, Michael Clements, and with memorials from family and friends of Azalee Clements in 2011 to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors who attend Christ Church in Bronx, NY. Azalee Clements was an active and devoted member of Christ Church for over 40 years serving as church organ
    ist, pianist, choir director, and [...] More

Balanced Man Scholarship - University of Washington

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Each year, the Washington Beta chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon awards $5,000 to six incoming freshmen who exemplify our philosophy of the Balanced Man: excellence in academics, athletics, and extracurricular activities. The scholarship will be awarded to the students who best exemplify the ideals of the Balanced Man, and show a strong commitment to personal and academic development. For more [...] More

BLM Squared Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/3/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The BLM Squared Scholarship Foundation program is designed to address the financial needs of minority college students and award outstanding high school graduates who plan to earn a baccalaureate degree from an accredited, four-year college or university with financial assistance:

    Applicants must be permanent Illinois residents. Scholarships are to be utilized at an institution of higher [...] More

Bradford-Sullivan Forest Landowners' Association Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Bradford-Sullivan Forest Landowners’ Association has organized a scholarship program to be available to students who are entering into or are in a forestry, agricultural, natural resource management, environmental education or related field of study. Deadline for applications is June 1st of each year.

    To be eligible for this award, applicant must be:
    - A Bradford or Sullivan county [...] More

Camden County American Association of University Women

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • One year scholarships are available for women who:
    -Are residents of Camden, Gloucester or Burlington Counties
    -Have completed at least one year of post-high school studies
    -Are currently enrolled in a post high school program

    Submission Materials:
    -One three-page application
    -A current official transcript from a college or university covering at least one year's work
    -Two reference [...] More

Capture the Dream, Inc. Single Parent Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Capture the Dream, Inc. offers the Single Parent Scholarship to graduating high school seniors and college
    undergraduate students who will be enrolled at accredited, not-for-profit two or four-year institutions in the fall term. Each scholarship winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to be mailed to their college or university.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a Bay Area resident. Bay Area residence [...] More

Catherine Moloney Nursing Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • To be eligible for the Catherine Moloney Nursing Scholarship, the applicant must be a Shelby County (Ohio) resident pursuing a registered nursing (RN) degree. Eligible persons may apply during any year of their education, however, licensed RNs are not eligible for continuing education.

    Selection based on financial need, academic ability and demonstrated "empathy which is necessary, the [...] More

Charles R. Morris Student Research Award

  • Application Deadline: 5/20/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Charles R. Morris Student Research Award was designed to encourage new investigators - not yet professionally established - to participate in research and further their knowledge in oral and maxillofacial radiology, to develop competency in research, and to gain insight into scientific investigation.

    The objective is to stimulate the scientific development of promising students, and to [...] More

CHASA Scholarship for Childhood Stroke Survivors

  • Application Deadline: 8/31/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • CHASA is proud to offer an annual scholarship for those affected by childhood hemiplegia. Students must be 25 years of age or younger to apply. Additionally, they must be affected by either childhood hemiplegia or hemiparesis due to any cause or by pediatric stroke - onset of the condition before the age of 18; or be currently diagnosed as having hemiplegia or hemiparesis or pediatric stroke. [...] More

CHCC CAPS Young Professionals Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • This scholarship provides an all-expenses paid intensive half-week of training to college and university students of Hispanic descent. The program is designed to build real-world skills for young professionals, such as interview skills, etiquette for professional gatherings, and learning about optimizing personal strengths.

    The C.A.P.S. program celebrated its 10th anniversary, and from its [...] More

CIRI Foundation General Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The CIRI Foundation (TCF) offers general scholarships to full-time and part-time degree-seeking students. Scholarships are offered for the full academic year or per term. There are two scholarship deadlines a year. Please review the scholarship information to decide which is the appropriate deadline to apply for, review requirements, award details, and terms. There are two general scholarships - [...] More

College Fund of Pinellas County Grant

  • Application Deadline: 7/27/2019
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The College Fund provides grants to Pinellas County, Florida residents who require significant financial aid in addition to a Pell Grant in order to remain full-time undergraduate college students. Awards are on a best-qualified basis and limited in number only by the availability of funds. Grants are generally for $1,000 per school year ($500 per semester) for up to four years. Applicants must [...] More

Cornerstone Scholarship Charitable Trust

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Cornerstone Charitable Scholarship Trust targets disadvantaged high school and post high school graduates across the State of Arkansas, under age 25 and eligible applicants with funding resulting from the Mauldin vs. Arkansas State Hospital Consent Decree, United States District Court No. LR-C-8777. To be eligible to apply, applicants must be economically disadvantaged, have completed their high [...] More

Coshocton Foundation Jones Metal Products Company Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Coshocton Foundation awards more than 100 scholarships each year, most of which are designated for graduating high school seniors. In recent years, more adults are returning to college and many have expressed a need for financial help. The one-time, $2,000 Jones Metal Products Company Adult Scholarship will now go to a student attending [...] More

Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War (duvs) Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $250
  • The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War (duvs) Scholarship is awarded to a deserving member to assist with her education at the post-secondary level. Members may apply for funding during their senior year in high school. The applicant must have been active as a duv for a minimum of two consecutive years. The applicant must have and maintain a satisfactory scholastic standing. For more [...] More

DDF/DREAM Dance Performing Arts Scholarship Award

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • DDF/DREAM Dance Performing Arts Scholarship Award is for college students and high school seniors who are enrolled in a dance and performing arts degree program. The awards will be awarded to a male or female student who will be judged based on talent, technical skill, determination and economic need. All nominated students must be a high school senior, and an American citizen. They must be a [...] More

Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Our project aims to educate parents and teens about the dangers of living in a connected world. Explore our site and then join us in the fight to stop online harassment. In an effort to get students committed to the cause of deleting cyberbullying, we are offering the Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award for high school, college and graduate student - a $1,000 scholarship to help cover [...] More

Delmar Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Delmar Foundation provides scholarships to individuals who reside within the Franklin Regional School District (in western Pennsylvania) and need financial help to be able to attend an accredited college, university, junior college, technical college, or trade school (full time or part time).

    To be eligible for a Delmar Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:
    -Be a permanent [...] More

Dr. Edward and Anne Link Fund Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $2,500
  • To be eligible for the Dr. Edward and Anne Link Fund Scholarship, applicants must be a Shelby County resident maintaining a college GPA of not less than 3.0 and are pursuing a major in visual arts, performing arts, or creative writing toward a Bachelor's or a Master's degree. Applicants must have completed at least one year of post-secondary education. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To be eligible for the Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program, you must be a Maryland resident at the time of application and enroll at a two-year or four-year Maryland college/university, as a full-time or part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student or attend a private career school.

    Also, you must be:

    -The son, daughter, stepchild, or the surviving spouse (who has [...] More

Excelen-SIA Academic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/22/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Solidaridad, Inspiración, Amistad Community Foundation, Inc. and Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. Excelen-SIA Academic Scholarship. Each year we award a scholarship to an individual embarking upon their first or second academic year at a four-year institution of higher learning.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a recently graduated high school senior beginning freshman year in an accredited four-year [...] More

Federal Pell Grant

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $6,095
  • A Federal Pell Grant, unlike a loan, does not have to be repaid. Federal Pell Grants usually are awarded only to undergraduate students who have not earned a bachelor's or a professional degree. (In some cases, however, a student enrolled in a postbaccalaureate teacher certification program might receive a Federal Pell Grant.) You are not eligible to receive a Federal Pell Grant if you are [...] More

FFRF Student Scholarship Essay Contests

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Freedom From Religion Foundation congratulates the 16 college-bound high school seniors who won this year's essay competition. FFRF has offered essay competitions to college students since 1979, high school students since 1994 and graduate students since 2010. Seniors were asked to pick from two topics: "The challenges of growing up a freethinker," or "Why Boy Scouts of America should welcome [...] More

Firefighter/EMS Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $500
  • The Margate-Coconut Creek Firefighters Benevolent Scholarship is awarded twice a year to individuals looking for a career as a firefighter, EMT or paramedic. In order to apply, you must be a resident of Broward County and a high school graduate (or possess a G.E.D.) You must also have been accepted to an institution offering programs in firefighting, EMT, or paramedic. For more information or to [...] More

Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/6/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Bright Futures Scholarship will renew automatically each year (up to the scholarship limit) if the student maintains the required GPA and earns the required credit hours.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a Florida resident and a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen, as determined by the student's postsecondary institution
    -Complete the Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) no later than August 31 [...] More

Florida Stormwater Association Scholarship Award

  • Application Deadline: 8/5/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Florida Stormwater Association's Scholarship Program awards financial assistance to qualified students attending Florida colleges and universities whose education interest is in stormwater research, management or finance.

    Applications will be accepted from graduate students in colleges or schools of engineering, natural science, public administration (or closely related fields) that have [...] More

Freshman Opportunity Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $4,000
  • 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

Furman University Furman Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Furman Scholars program seeks to honor high school juniors who exhibit strong academic potential, demonstrate leadership potential, and show significant involvement in extracurricular activities and community service. High school guidance counselors nominate current juniors to participate in the program. Students selected as Furman Scholars are eligible to receive at least $7,500 in [...] More

Gay Asian Pacific Alliance Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The purpose of the Gay Asian Pacific Alliance (GAPA) Foundation Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students in high school, undergraduate, graduate or professional school or trade or vocational school who express activism in the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) and/or lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities. Applicants should have a strong history of [...] More

GCSAA Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $6,000
  • The GCSAA Scholars Program offers awards to outstanding undergraduate students who are planning careers as golf course superintendents. Selection criteria for this program include: academic excellence, work experience, extracurricular activities and potential to become a leading professional in the golf course management industry. Applicants must be enrolled in a recognized undergraduate program [...] More

Hardin-Simmons University Endowed Scholarships for Ministerial Students

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • All undergraduate ministerial students who are majoring or minoring in Logsdon School of Theology are eligible for ministerial scholarships.

    Endowed scholarships for ministerial students vary in the amounts that are awarded. Freshman and sophomores typically receive a base-level award amount for the fall and spring semesters and then are considered for awards of higher amounts based their [...] More

Helen Brett Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The purpose of the Helen Brett Scholarship is to assist individuals who are enrolled in a four-year degree program with a focus on the study of exhibition and event management. The scholarship serves to promote the exhibitions and events industry by attracting college level students into the field of study and encouraging their pursuit with financial support. Scholarships are awarded [...] More

Helen Gee Chin Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Helen Gee Chin Scholarship Foundation was founded on March 7, 2011, to honor the memory of Helen Gee Chin, wife of Sifu Chin of Calvin Chin's Martial Arts Academy, Inc. Simo was the administrator at CCMAA for 15 years and was involved with preserving the history and promoting the practice of traditional Chinese martial arts. She was beloved by her husband, the students of the Academy that she [...] More

Hsiao Memorial Economics Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/14/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Hsiao Memorial Economics Scholarship was established in honor of Liang-Lin Hsiao who was a professor of economics at Indiana State University. Applicants must be a graduate student attending an accredited U.S. college or university in the coming fall who is pursuing a graduate degree in economics. Preference given to students pursuing a career in academia (teaching or research) and also to [...] More

Hungry To Lead Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Hungry To Lead scholarship was initiated in 2014 in an effort to provide financial assistance to future leaders in the foodservice and hospitality industry. Since 2014, 10 scholarships have been awarded topping $17,000 in awards! There are two scholarships available for the coming academic school year. Two finalists will be awarded scholarships: First place is the Hungry To Lead Scholarship, [...] More

ICSAC Iowa Tuition Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $6,000
  • Iowa Tuition Grants are awarded to Iowa residents enrolled at one of Iowa's eligible private colleges and universities. Priority is given to applicants with the greatest financial need. Recipients can receive grants for up to four years of full-time, undergraduate study. Part-time students may be eligible for adjusted amounts. Applicants must be Iowa residents accepted into an undergraduate [...] More

Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,800
  • Iowa residents enrolled in career or technical education programs at Iowa community colleges may be eligible to receive this grant. The maximum award is $900 per year for up to two years of education. Part-time students may be eligible for adjusted amounts.

    Applicants must be Iowa residents enrolled in at least 3 credit hours in a qualified program of study (of at least a 15-week duration) at [...] More

Iranian Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Iranian Scholarship Foundation (ISF) provides scholarships to students of Iranian descent in the United States who demonstrate exceptional academic promise, significant financial need and a dedication to community service. We believe that the future of the global Iranian community rests in the hands of our younger generation and the Iranian Scholarship Foundation is committed to providing the [...] More

Iranian-American Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 6/11/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • Students of Iranian heritage throughout the United States are turning to the Iranian-American community for support. We are pleased to be making a difference in the lives of these amazing students, but clearly, their growing numbers demonstrate the need for increased funding to continue this valuable work. ?Our scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, financial need, and [...] More

Ivyane D. F. Davis Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship fund addresses the particular financial needs of many children who have been in foster care and offers them the opportunity for higher education. The fund awards several scholarships annually in honor of Mrs. Davis, who had a lifelong interest in the welfare of children. Ivyane D. F. Davis Scholarships are administered by the State of Delaware and are awarded to recipients [...] More

Jeff Sein Kwan Yang Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • In 2007, family and friends established a memorial scholarship in honor of Jeff Sein Kwan Yang. The scholarship aims to provide financial support to students who are immigrants or children of immigrants in their pursuit of higher education. It is open to students of all ethnic backgrounds who reside in the San Gabriel Valley.

    Eligibility:
    -Graduating senior from a San Gabriel Valley high [...] More

Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint National Security Scholarships offers to help further the education and career development of scholars, especially in the areas of International Affairs, Counterintelligence and National Security. Workers in these fields and their children are encouraged to apply with the goal of improving national security and global understanding. The application requires a 600-800 [...] More

Joe Francis Haircare Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,200
  • The Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship awards are for students enrolling in cosmetology school. Applications accepted January through June 1st each year. If you graduate from cosmetology or barber school between the dates of January 1st through August 31st of the current award year, you are not eligible. Esthetician or nail training students are not eligible. Applicant must be planning to enroll by [...] More

Joseph Sumner Smith Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Funds are available for Unitarian Universalist (UU) students attending Harvard University. While there is no restriction on the course of studies the student may elect to pursue, nor any restrictions on choice of career, students interested in pursuing the ministry after graduation are especially urged to apply. Grants range from $250 to $1,000 per year.

    For more details and to apply, please [...] More

Josh Gottheil Memorial Bone Marrow Transplant Career Development Awards

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The purpose of this scholarship is to support registered nurses working in bone marrow transplantation by providing financial assistance to attend a continuing education program(s) that will further the nurses' professional goals as they related to transplant nursing. This award cannot be used for tuition in an academic program.

    Applicants must currently be employed as a registered nurse [...] More

Joshua Gomes Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Joshua Gomes Memorial Scholarship Fund aims to lay a path for hope for young adults with HIV/AIDS by providing academic scholarships to universities of their choice. Scholarships are awarded based on a combination of merit and need. We hope to allow Josh's love for learning and community service to continue through another young adult who also exhibits these qualities. Eligibile applicants [...] More

Kate Allred Education Grant

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Kate Allred Education Grant was established in 2010 by the Estate of Kate Allred to support education grants to students. Ms. Allred served in the U.S. Army during WWII and later as a member of the Army Reserve in a M.A.S.H. unit during the Vietnam War. She received her nursing training at N.C. Baptist Hospital and worked there for many years until her retirement. The Kate Allred Education [...] More

Kentucky Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund (NISF) provides scholarships to Kentucky residents who will be attending approved prelicensure nursing programs (registered nurse or practical nurse) or graduate nursing programs. Students in prelicensure (LPN & RN) and BSN completion nursing programs must complete a minimum of 15 credit hours of published requirements for the nursing program per academic [...] More

KHEAA Osteopathic Medicine Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Osteopathic Medicine Scholarship helps Kentucky students attend Pikeville College's School of Osteopathic Medicine. The award is equal to the difference between the average amount charged for in-state tuition at the state medical schools and the tuition at the Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine.

    Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and a Kentucky resident. Must practice one [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Western Regional Chapter

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • To qualify for the Korean American Scholarship - Western Regional Chapter, students must be of Korean heritage studying in the United States, regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals). Full-time enrollment at a school in one of the designated Southwestern region states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, [...] More

L. Gordon, Jr. and June D. Pfefferkorn Student Aid Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The scholarship may provide non-renewable awards to students who will pursue full-time undergraduate degrees from an accredited vocational/technical school, community college, or college/university in pursuit of a certificate, diploma or
    degree. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses.
    To receive consideration, [...] More

Law Student Assistance Fund

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The Law Student Assistance Fund may assist one or more students from Shelby County, Ohio and the surrounding counties abutting on Shelby County, Ohio in their final (third) year of law school (current second year students approaching third year) by providing assistance to defray the cost of tuition, books and such other expenses incident to attending law school.

    Students must have a permanent [...] More

M. Hildred Blewett Fellowship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $45,000
  • To enable women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers. The fellowship consists of a one-year award (applicants can apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support). Allowed expenses include dependent care (limited to 50% of the award), salary, travel, equipment, and tuition and fees. The award was established from a generous bequest from [...] More

Marcus Raper Zimmerman Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the fund is to provide post-secondary scholarship assistance to handicapped individuals, or to those persons preparing themselves to work with the handicapped. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for students who will pursue a first-time, two- or four-year degree, certificate, or diploma from accredited post-secondary
    institutions. Scholarships will be applied to the [...] More

Martin Honors Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/7/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Martin Family Foundation Honors Scholarship Program enables community college students of exceptional ability and outstanding achievement to complete their baccalaureate degrees at the University of Washington, Seattle Campus. Martin Scholars are encouraged to join the Honors Departmental Program at the UW and, depending on their choice of major, are eligible to graduate with departmental or [...] More

Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship is for students seeking degrees, certificates, or diplomas at vocational/technical schools, colleges, or universities. Award amounts vary and are based on financial need. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be a child of a living or deceased veteran who served in Vietnam who are enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours/semester during the academic year. [...] More

Matrix Health Group Memorial Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • 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

Medical & Health Professions Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,200
  • To be eligible for the Medical & Health Professions Scholarship, applicants must be graduates of high schools within Shelby County (Ohio) or residents of any public school district within Shelby County pursuing a certificate or an associate, bachelor's, or master's degree in medical and associated health professions. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA.

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

Migrant Farmworker Baccalaureate Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $20,000
  • Provides support for a student with a history of migrating for employment in agriculture who has successfully completed one year of college to cover expenses beyond what the youth is entitled to in federal/state and other scholarship assistance. This scholarship is designed to assist the youth in obtaining a baccalaureate degree without being encumbered with substantial debt. Applications must be [...] More

Mildred C. Hanson SIOR Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The Mildred C. Hanson SIOR Memorial Fund has generously instituted an educational scholarship program intended to encourage and assist qualified female students in obtaining an education that will lead them into productive careers in the commercial real estate industry.

    The fund annually awards a $4,000 scholarship to a qualified rising junior or senior female student enrolled in a program of [...] More

Ministerial Financial Assistance from the Baptist General Convention of Texas

  • Application Deadline: 7/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,125
  • The Baptist General Convention of Texas (also known as BGCT or Texas Baptists) provides generous support for theological education through funds given cooperatively by churches and individuals across the state. BGCT Ministerial Financial Assistance is for students who demonstrate a call to ministry and are preparing for ministry through enrollment in a degree program at one of the nine [...] More

Minority Serving Institute Scholarship Reservation

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Minority Serving Institution Scholarship Reservation, or MSISR, offers the same benefits as the Four-Year National Scholarship and is exclusive to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), High Hispanic Enrollment Schools (HHEs), and other Minority Serving Institutions. This scholarship applies to Navy option students only. The application process starts with filling out the [...] More

MSU Moorhead Transfer Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Transfer scholarships will be awarded automatically to undergraduate transfer students (successfully completed 24 semester or 36 quarter credit hours) seeking their first undergraduate degree. The award amount is based on GPA. Applicants be a full-time student (12 or more MSUM credits each semester) and have a minimum 3.0 GPA to receive a scholarship.

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

NAAMA Foundation Student Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The National Arab American Medical Association Foundation takes great pride in the worthy projects it has supported since 1990 and hopes to make a greater impact with its philanthropy over the years to come. The Foundation offers two annual scholarship grants to qualified students of Arabic extraction enrolled in a U.S. or Canadian medical, osteopathic or dental school.

    The grants are based [...] More

National Potato Council Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • Each year, NPC awards a $10,000 academic scholarship to one graduate-level student conducting research for the benefit of the potato industry. The winner is selected based on a number of criteria, including academic achievement, leadership abilities, potato-related areas of graduate study, benefit to the U.S. potato industry/commercial value, extracurricular activities, and grades.

    Explain in [...] More

Natural Resources-Excellence in Education

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Texas Wildlife Association Foundation (TWAF) and the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE) have joined forces to offer five Natural Resource-Excellence in Education Scholarships in the fall. The scholarships will be awarded to five freshmen at Texas universities who are majoring in natural resource related field such as agricultural science, wildlife science, forestry, range science, [...] More

NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 11/6/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding Latino high school seniors and undergraduate students who plan to pursue a bachelor's degree at a U.S. post-secondary institution. Applicants must be a high school senior or undergraduate Latino student accepted into or pursuing full-time studies leading to a bachelor's degree at an accredited college or [...] More

Nels Andrew Cleven Founder's Paper Prize Awards

  • Application Deadline: 7/3/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • The essays should combine original historical research on significant subjects, based on source material and manuscripts if possible, with good English composition and superior style.

    Awards:
    -The George P. Hammond Prize of $500 for the best paper by a graduate student member of Phi Alpha Theta
    -The Lynn W. Turner Prize of $500 for the best paper by an undergraduate student member of Phi [...] More

'Nez Muhleman/Doris Kallina Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $25,000
  • The scholarship is named for Doris Kallina and 'Nez Muhleman, two women who have given their time, energy and resources to promote women's golf in Texas for many years. Both served as Past Presidents of the WTGA and also have long and distinguished legacies with the USGA as volunteers, committee members and officials. Their contributions to the game of golf have benefited countless women and [...] More

NFRW Betty Rendel Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The three annual scholarships of $1,000, presented by The National Federation of Republican Women are designed for undergraduate Republican women who are currently majoring in political science, government or economics. The recipients are chosen from applicants across the nation. The scholarships are given to women who have successfully completed at least two years of college coursework. Past [...] More

NFRW National Pathfinder Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The National Pathfinder Scholarship Fund was established in 1985 in honor of First Lady Nancy Reagan. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program such as chemistry, sociology, psychology or pharmacology, with intended careers in chemical, biological, or medical research, or counseling of addicts and their families. Applicants must submit an application to their [...] More

NLEAFCF - Victoria Ovis Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Victoria Ovis Memorial scholarship is awarded annually to a child of a law enforcement officer or firefighter who was killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty. Awards are based on financial need as well as scholarship and other achievements, such as a demonstrated leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and/or volunteer activities benefiting the community. The [...] More

NLEAFCF - Vincent Bennett, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Vincent Bennett, Jr. Memorial scholarship is awarded annually to an incoming freshman who is the child of a law enforcement officer or firefighter who was killed or permanently disabled in the line of duty. This award recognizes financial need as well as academic achievement and candidate must show a strong commitment to service in the community. A declared major is not required, but [...] More

NLEAFCF General Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $20,000
  • General scholarships provide a maximum award of $5,000 for a single academic year. Awards are based on financial need as well as academic merit and other achievements, such as a demonstrated leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and/or volunteer activities benefiting the community. The number of scholarships awarded varies from year to year. This scholarship may be renewed [...] More

Northern Tier Hardwood Association Community Forests Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • Northern Tier Hardwood Association provides support to its mission and the future of the region's wood industry by offering two (2) $500 scholarships annually to students residing in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wyoming, Wayne, Lackawanna, Luzerne, and Pike counties of Pennsylvania. The scholarships are available to students pursuing post-secondary education in forest resources or [...] More

Northern Tier Hardwood Association Forest Resources Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Northern Tier Hardwood Association (NTHA) of Pennsylvania is offering scholarships to students majoring in forest management, forest products, or a closely related field. Students should be current students at a two- or four-year college or university. In order to apply a student needs to have graduated from a high school or lived in one of the following counties in Pennsylvania: Bradford, [...] More

Oliver Joel & Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Oliver Joel and Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship may provide a scholarship for North Carolina residents seeking a first-time associate or baccalaureate degree, certificate, or diploma in a healthcare field. Consideration may also be given to graduate nursing degrees on a limited basis depending on available funding. Preference is given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, [...] More

Out To Innovate Scholarships for LGBTQ+STEM Students

  • Application Deadline: 6/3/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • NOGLSTP established the Out To Innovate Scholarships for LGBTQ STEM students which are intended for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) programs who are either lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or an active ally of the LGBTQ community. One scholarship will go to an undergraduate student, and one will go to a [...] More

Park Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Two awards are given to full-time students, one male and one female. Recipient must be either a single female, head-of-household student with dependents; a single male, head of household with dependents; or a Vietnam veteran who no longer has access to educational benefits and has a GPA of at least 3.0. Student must be a custodial parent and must demonstrate financial need.

    For more [...] More

Patsy Takemoto Mink Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Established in 2003, the Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation aims to carry on some of Congresswoman Mink's most ardent commitments: educational access, support, and opportunity for low-income women, especially mothers; and educational enrichment for children.

    Applicants must be a woman of at least 17 years of age who is a mother, with minor children and is enrolled in a skills training, [...] More

PBA Billy Welu Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Professional Bowlers Association Billy Welu Scholarship is awarded annually, recognizing exemplary qualities in male or female college students who compete in the sport of bowling. The scholarship winner receives $1,000. To be eligible candidates must be amateur bowlers who are currently in college (preceding the application date) and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA or equivalent. The scholarship [...] More

Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Dedicated to the continuing legacy of AIDS educator and activist Pedro Zamora, the Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship Program (Scholarship) seeks to support the academic efforts of emerging young leaders who share Pedro's passionate commitment to ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic. The scholarship is open to all current high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors (ages 27 and [...] More

PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund is awarding scholarships to students of Latino descent who are
    beginning or continuing their studies at a higher education institution. The fund provides financial assistance to
    qualified Latino/a students in an effort to promote academic success. PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship
    Fund Recipients will be honored at the annual Si Se Puede [...] More

Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (PMAHCC) realizes the substantial rewards of giving a way into educational opportunities to eager Hispanic students. PMAHCC supports scholarship funds of the Hispanic community in Pittsburgh and continues to give time and effort in the accumulation and security of their resources to benefit the continuous rise of the number of [...] More

PMI Matthew H. Parry Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The PMI Educational Foundation Scholarship Program is pleased that you are interested in pursuing a career in project management. The Foundation has established a tuition scholarship program to assist qualified students in obtaining degrees from accredited academic institutions of higher learning in the field of project management. Scholarships are sponsored by PMI, PMI Components, corporations, [...] More

PrideGLV Rainbow Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $500
  • The Rainbow Scholarship seeks to assist gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex (GLBTI), college-bound teens with school expenses while increasing the positive visibility of queer youth and promoting awareness and acceptance in the community at large.There are three awards, ranging from $200 to $500; they are the LGBT Student of the Year Award, the Rainbow Award, and the Diversity Essay [...] More

Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • 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

R.W. "Bob" Holden Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/29/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The R.W. "Bob" Holden Scholarship is a tribute to the continuing leadership in the hotel industry and dedication to education of those entering the industry as expressed by Bob Holden.

    Applying students must be U.S. citizen and a Hawaii resident, be enrolled as a full-time junior or senior at a U.S. accredited university/college majoring in hotel management and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. [...] More

Richard L. Davis, FACMPE National Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2019
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. (SFI) is comprised of 10 scholarships with each having its own, unique, eligibility criteria. It supports and promotes healthcare leaders' personal and professional growth toward the advancement of the profession. The program supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and plans demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice [...] More

Robert and Thelma Sargeant Past Graduate/Adult School District Resident Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • To be eligible for the Robert and Thelma Sargeant Past Graduate/Adult School District Resident Scholarship, applicants must be past graduate or current adult resident of the Fairlawn School District (Shelby Co., Ohio); and must be attending adult education, an accredited trade school or pursuing a two- or four-year degree at an accredited college or university.

    For more information or to [...] More

Rockefeller State Wildlife Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $12,000
  • The Rockefeller State Wildlife Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for undergraduate or graduate study. Applicant must major in forestry, wildlife or marine science. Recipients must attain a degree in one of these fields at a Louisiana public college or university, or repay the funds, plus interest. If an undergraduate student, have earned 60 or more graded college credit hours and have at [...] More

Roy E. Jorgensen Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $15,000
  • The Roy E. Jorgensen Memorial Scholarship is awarded by the Roy E. Jorgensen Foundation, Inc. to an undergraduate college senior or graduate student enrolled at a school of engineering. The award is made annually for $15,000 to a qualified college senior or graduate student. Preference is given to qualifying residents of Maryland. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship [...] More

Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Sault Tribe Higher Education Grant Program is for Sault Tribe members attending a Michigan state-supported two- or four-year college or university full-time (12 credit hours or more). Grants are based on unmet financial need as determined by the individual college in which the student is enrolled.

    Applicants must be attending a Michigan state-supported two-year or four-year college or [...] More

Serena D. Dalton Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Winston-Salem Foundation offers educational aid for college to qualified traditional and non-traditional applicants from charitable funds established by generous supporters of the community. Funds carry both general and specific restrictions.

    To receive consideration, applicants must:
    -Be residents of Forsyth County, NC
    -Have achieved a current cumulative unweighted grade point [...] More

Sheep Heritage Foundation Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/31/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Through the American Sheep Industry Association, a Sheep Heritage Foundation Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $2,500 is being made available for sheep-related graduate studies. The scholarship is for the advancement of the sheep industry, lamb, and wool through financial support of a graduate-level (MS or Ph.D.) student who is attending a school in the United States. For more information or [...] More

SMA Native American STEM Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • This scholarship may be used for tuition, fees, books or on-campus housing/meals. Automatic approval for up to a maximum of four academic years is at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee. In order to be eligible for consideration under this award program, the scholarship applicant must be an enrolled member of a Pueblo or Tribe, a high school graduate by June who has been accepted by an [...] More

Society of Professional Journalists/Los Angeles

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Society of Professional Journalists Los Angeles will award scholarships to students interested in pursuing careers in journalism. Students from Los Angeles, Orange and Ventura counties who have completed at least their freshman year of college, as well as graduate students from those same counties, are eligible to apply for all scholarships. High School seniors from Los Angeles, Orange and [...] More

South Carolina Tuition Grants Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The SC Tuition Grants Program is administered by the SC Higher Education Tuition Grants Commission through an annual appropriation by the State General Assembly. The program's purpose is to provide need-based grant assistance to eligible South Carolina students obtaining an initial undergraduate degree who are attending, on a full time basis, eligible independent non-profit in-state [...] More

Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Winston-Salem Foundation offers educational aid for college to qualified traditional and non-traditional applicants from charitable funds established by generous supporters of the community. Funds carry both general and specific restrictions.

    Eligibility:
    -Be residents of Forsyth County, NC
    -Have achieved a current cumulative unweighted grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 [...] More

Stultz Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Winston-Salem Foundation offers educational aid for college to qualified traditional and non-traditional applicants from charitable funds established by generous supporters of the community. Funds carry both general and specific restrictions.

    To receive consideration, applicants must:
    -Be residents of Forsyth County, NC
    -Have achieved a current cumulative unweighted grade point [...] More

TCA Beef Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $600
  • Three scholarships of $600 will be awarded to outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the beef industry. Fields of study may include education, communications, production, research or any other area involved in the beef industry. The purpose of this program is to identify and encourage talented and thoughtful students who will emerge as industry leaders.

    Applicants must be a [...] More

Technical Women's Organization Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/12/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Three $1,000 scholarship awards to both FAA TWO members and Non-FAA applicants pursuing an aviation-related/technical degree. The Technical Women's Organization encourages studies or training that will advance and/or enhance an individual's career in a technical area. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Texas Urban Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/10/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Urban Scholarship Fund is for Texas residents who are also U.S. citizens, graduating high school seniors, new and/or returning college students attending any accredited non-profit public or independent two or four-year college/university or technical school. Annual awards are $700 for community college, junior college, and technical college; $1,000 for public four-year college/university; and [...] More

The Mario Cugia Italian Studies Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Since 1964, the Italian Catholic Federation has awarded over $2,000,000.00 in scholarships to more than 6,000 high school students, of the Catholic faith, attending college. In 1998, to honor Mario Cugia, Past President and Life Member of the Italian Catholic Federation Central Council, an Italian Studies Scholarship Program was created to supplement the Federation's Scholarship Program for [...] More

The Collegiate Inventors Competition

  • Application Deadline: 6/14/2019
  • Amount: $100,000
  • The Collegiate Inventors Competition, a program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame and Invent Now, is a national competition that recognizes and rewards innovations, discoveries, and research by college and university students and their faculty advisors. The competition encourages students who actively pursue invention. Students frequently come from science, engineering, mathematics, and [...] More

The David Womack Memorial Alabama LGBT Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • A scholarship available to any lesbian or gay undergrad student from the state of Alabama. The scholarship applies to attendance at any institute of higher learning in the United States. The essay should be no more than five pages and discuss the applicant's background, educational history, goals for the future and why the applicant believes he or she should receive the scholarship. For more [...] More

The David Womack Memorial West Virginia LGBT Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The David Womack Memorial West Virginia LGBT Scholarship is available to any gay or lesbian undergraduate student who is a resident of West Virginia. The essay should be no more than five (5) pages and discuss the applicant's background, educational history, goals for the future and why the applicant believes he or she should receive the scholarship. For more information or to apply, please visit [...] More

The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation: Advancement of Women in Sports & Entertainment Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation Scholarship for the Advancement of Women in Sports & Entertainment is intended for eligible college and graduate school women who desire to work and contribute their efforts within the field. Due to the under-representation of this demographic in the industry, this scholarship fund has been established in order to aid women in furthering their education, [...] More

The Italian-American Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/31/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Chamber is offering an opportunity to full-time students, residents of the State of Illinois, of Italian ancestry between the last year of high school and the last year of a fully accredited four-year college or university. Students must also have a minimum 3.5 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

The Mike Molino RV Learning Center's Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 6/2/2019
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Mike Molino RV Learning Center's Scholarship Program encourages deserving college undergraduates majoring in business, finance, economics, accounting or other RV industry-related subjects to apply for the award. The program offers financial assistance to help foster the next generation of RV industry leaders. Therefore a factor for awarding the scholarship is an applicant’s background of RV [...] More

The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Travis Memorial Scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing a career in one of the following professions: landscape design/golf course architecture, golf course turf grass management/golf course superintendent, professional golf management, club professional or sports journalism with a special interest in golf.

    In addition, as part of our effort to promote amateur golf, outstanding [...] More

The Woman's Century Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Woman's Century Club connects Seattle-area women interested in learning about women's history, and provides a place of connection and inspiration for women of all generations and walks of life. We seek to honor the graces of the past while investing in the young women of the future. Each year we award a scholarship, as well as a one-year membership in the club, to an outstanding student who [...] More

The Zale Parry Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 8/31/2019
  • Amount: $6,500
  • The purpose of the Zale Parry Scholarship is to offer financial support to individuals seeking to advance their knowledge or to enter professional careers in any of the following fields: ocean exploration, diving equipment technology, hyperbaric research, marine conservation. Students must be a certified diver, enrolled in an accredited college or university and demonstrate financial need. For [...] More

Universities Space Research Association (USRA) Scholarship Awards

  • Application Deadline: 8/9/2019
  • Amount: $4,000
  • The USRA Scholarship Awards provide college scholarship awards to students who have shown a career interest in space science research, aeronautics-related sciences, or space science education. To be considered, applicants must be full-time undergraduate students attending a four-year accredited college or university that offers courses leading to a degree in science or engineering. Applicants [...] More

University of Cincinnati Balanced Man Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/1/2019
  • Amount: $3,500
  • 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

VDH Nursing Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 6/30/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Nursing Scholarship Program is for students in a practical nurse program (LPN) or a registered nurse (RN) program and who are accepted or enrolled a school of nursing in the State of Virginia. Scholarship recipients must agree to engage in full-time nursing in Virginia for one month for every $100 received.

    Applicants must reside in Virginia for at least one year and be accepted or [...] More

Virginia Elizabeth & Alma Vane Taylor Student Nurse Fund

  • Application Deadline: 8/15/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • This scholarship will provide awards for North Carolina residents seeking associate or baccalaureate nursing degrees. Preference will be given to students seeking first-time nursing degrees. Consideration may also be given to graduate nursing degrees on a limited basis depending on available funding. Preference will be given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Wilkes, and [...] More

Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2018
  • Amount: $3,200
  • Established in 1972, the Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant program (VTAG) is designed to assist Virginia residents who attend accredited private, non-profit colleges and universities in Virginia for other than religious training or theological education. The VTAG is authorized in Chapter 4.1 Section 23-38.11 through 18 of the Code of Virginia as the Tuition Assistance Grant Act. For more [...] More

Wells Fargo's CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $5,000
  • When you sign up for the CollegeSTEPS program, you will be automatically entered into the CollegeSTEPS sweepstakes for a chance to win $5,000. Two sweepstakes drawings will be conducted to award three high school students and three college students $5,000 at each drawing! For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

WGA Mary Macey Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Women Grocers of America (WGA) is pleased to assist the National Grocers Association (NGA) in its pursuit to recruit and retain the next generation of quality managers and entrepreneurs. We offer academic scholarships worth $1,500 each to students who intend to pursue a career in the independent sector of the grocery industry. Applicants must be independent grocery retailers and wholesalers, [...] More

WIIT Charitable Trust Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/13/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The WIIT Charitable Trust scholarship program is designed to provide financial assistance to further educational objectives of women who are interested in international development, international relations, international trade, international economics, or international business. A completed application includes a 3-5 page essay. Female students must be currently enrolled at an accredited U.S. [...] More

Zonta Club of Madison Young Women in Public Affairs Award

  • Application Deadline: 8/1/2019
  • Amount: $40,000
  • The Young Women in Public Affairs Program is a monetary award program that encourages young college bound women to participate in public and political life. Award levels are $500 local, $1,000 district and $4,000 international.

    Zonta International is a worldwide service organization of executives in business and the professions working together to advance the status of women. The awards [...] More

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Academics Anonymous - Profs Using Pseudonyms for Publishing Purposes?

November 13, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Scholars will launch an interdisciplinary journal next year, called The Journal of Controversial Ideas, where authors will be able to publish their academic work under pseudonyms due to "recent threats against polarizing academics." There will be no restrictions on academic disciplines, and "both left-wingers and right-wingers" are welcome on the editorial board. [...]

College Students Expected to Vote in Record Numbers in Midterm Election

November 6, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Research indicates that college students are expected to vote in record numbers in today's midterm election, in stark contrast to the nation's lowest youth turnout and voter registration in 2014. While forty percent of 18- to 29-year-olds say they will "definitely vote" in the midterm elections, "doesn't mean they'll actually cast a ballot on Election Day." Here are a few of the issues in higher education on which voters will have a say: [...]

Graduate Students' "Fight for $15"

October 30, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Photo courtesy of The Nation

Graduate student assistants across the nation are pushing for a $15 per hour stipend, which they believe is a "minimum living wage." Graduate students have attributed the 29 percent stipend increase at Emory University to their successful campus advocacy. [...]

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