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AFCEA Educational Foundation

GenEmmittPage The AFCEA Educational Foundation, in conjunction with AFCEA Chapters worldwide, provides over $2 Million in scholarships each year. The foundation provides incentives, opportunities, and assistance for college sophomores & juniors engaged in the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Deadline: Varies

American Indian College Fund

AmIndianCllgFundThe American Indian College Fund provides scholarship support for American Indian students attending tribal colleges, state universities, and private universities.

Deadlines: Jan 1 thru May 31

American Indian Education Foundation

AmIndianEdFund The AIEF Program is one of the United States’ largest grantors of scholarships to Native Americans, providing nearly $450,000 for about 225 students each year. Their goal: To give more American Indians and Alaskan Natives the resources, and encouragement they need to learn & succeed.

 Deadline: April 04

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

AISESThe American Indian Science and Engineering Society is on a mission to substantially increase the representation of American Indians and Alaskan Natives studying science & engineering.

Deadline: March 31

American Institute of Architects

AmInstofArchitectsThe AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship Program provides assistance for high school graduates, college freshmen, and community college students pursuing their BA or Masters in architecture. Students can earn up to $5000.

Deadline: Varies

American Institute of CPA’s

AICPAAICPA.org offers Scholarship Opportunities For Accounting Students, and Encourages You To Contact Your State CPA Societies & College/University Financial Aid Offices For Financial Assistance.

Deadline: March 01

American Nuclear Society

AmNuclearSocietyThe American Nuclear Society plays an important role in Helping Students To Complete Their Post-High School Education, and Preparing Them For Careers In Nuclear Science & Technology. Over 20 Scholarships Named After Pioneers, and Leaders In NS&T Are Available.

Deadline: Varies

American Patriot Freedom Scholarship

AmPatriotFreedomThe American Patriot Freedom Scholarship Program was established in 2006, as a way to say "Thank You" To Our Troops, and to offer Additional Assistance For Their Dependent Children.


American Physical Society Minority Scholarship

APSPhysicsThe APS Scholarship was established To Encourage African American, Hispanic American, and American Indian Students To Obtain A Degree In Physics.

Deadline: Varies

American Planning Association

AmericanPlanningThe American Planning Association offers Annual Scholarships For Students Enrolled In An Approved Planning Accreditation Board College, or University. You could earn a $4000 Scholarship.

Deadline: April 01

American Postal Workers Union

APWUThe APWU Vocational Scholarship is For Five Students Studying At A Specific Trade, Technical, Industrial, or Vocational School. Each student has an opportunity to earn up to $3000.

Deadline: May 31

American Society of Civil Engineers

ASCEASCE offers Multiple Scholarship Opportunities For Undergraduate ASCE Student Members 

Deadline: Varies


AmvetsAMVETS annually awards Scholarships to Active Military Personnel, Veterans, Their Families, and High School JROTC Students.

Deadline: May 1


ArmyROTCArmy ROTC has Scholarships Available, whether you're a High School Student, or Already Attending A College/University. Monthly Living Allowances For Each School Year, are also available.

Deadline: Varies

Ascend Pan Asian Leaders

AscendAscend's Vision is To Enhance The Presence of Future Business Leaders of Asian and Pacific Islander Descent.

Deadline: Scholarship Temporarily Unavailable

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship

APIASFThe Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund is The Nation's Largest Non-Profit Organization, that provides Scholarships For Asian & Pacific Islander Americans With Financial Need.

Deadline: January 11

Association For Women In Architecture

AssocWomenArchitectsThe Association For Women In Architecture provides Annual Cash Awards For Women Studying Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban/Land Planning, Interior Design, or Environmental Design

Deadline: April 12


Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

ACFEThrough The Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program, The ACFE Foundation is offering up to $10,000 For Students Pursuing A Career In Fraud Examination

Deadline: January 29


Association of Latino Professionals In Finance & Accounting

ALPFAThe Association of Latino Professionals For America was The First National Latino Professional Association In The United States. Established in Los Angeles in 1972, To Empower and Develop Latino Men & Women As Leaders of Character For The Nation.

Deadline: Scholarship Temporarily Unavailable


AXA Achievement Scholarship

AXAThe AXA Achievement Scholarship gives students nationwide the opportunity to earn a $25,000 Scholarship. For Every Student That Earns A Scholarship, A Grant In The Amount of $1,000 Will Be Made To The Winner’s School.

Deadline: Scholarship Temporarily Unavailable

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships

AynRandThe Ayn Rand Institute has held Worldwide Essay Contests For Students On Ayn Rand's Fictions, for thirty years. This year, we will award Over 500 Prizes Totaling More Than $90,000.

Deadline: May 01

Begun Scholarship

BegunScholarshipThe Begun Scholarship supports Continuing Library School Students Committed To Becoming Children’s, or Young Adult Librarians, In A California Public Library. Students can earn up to $3000

Deadline: March 27

CA-NV Section Scholarship

AmWaterWorksThe American Water Works Association is offering The CA-NV Section Scholarship For Undergraduate & Graduate Students, Obtaining Degrees In The Field of Drinking Water Science. Graduate Students can earn up to $5,000.

Deadline: March 15

California Masonic Foundation

MasonsCalifornia Masonic Foundation Scholarships are awarded to Graduating High School Seniors Who Demonstrate High Academic Achievement, Financial Need, and The Greatest Potential For Using Education To Improve Their Lives. Annual Awards range from $1,500 to $2,500 & Can Be Renewed Up To Three Times.

Deadline: Scholarship Temporarily Unavailable

California Wine Grape Growers Foundation

CAWineGrapesThe California Wine Grape Growers Foundation offers A Variety of Scholarships For The Families of California Wine Grape GrowersGraduating High School Seniors can earn up to $8,000

Deadline: March

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California

CCNMAThe CCNMA Scholarships (The Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship, The Frank Del Olmo Memorial Scholarship, and The George Ramos Memorial Scholarship) are awarded annually to Qualified Latino Students Pursuing A Career In Journalism. Students can earn up to $1,000.

Deadline: June 15

CLA Edna Yelland Scholarship

CLAThe CA Library Association is offering The CLA Scholarship For Minority Students In Memory of Edna Yelland. Three Students, Will Each Be Awarded $2,500, Receive A One-Year Student Membership To CLA, and They'll Be Honored At The CLA Annual Conference.

Deadline: March 27

College Success Scholarship

Study.com wants to help you Achieve Your Dreams of Earning A College Degree, by offering you $1,000 Towards Your Tuition

Deadline: April 01

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

CongHispanicCaucusThe CHCI's Scholarship Opportunities are meant To Educate, Empower, and Connect Effective & Committed Latino Leaders.

Deadline: Varies

DAR Scholarship Committee

AmericanHistory The NSDAR awards Multiple Scholarships to Students Pursuing Degrees In Diverse Disciplines Including History, Law, Nursing, and Education.

Deadline: February 15

Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship

PetersonsHispanic Students Attending or Accepted To An Undergraduate Four-Year Institution, are eligible to apply for a $1000 Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship. Students Attending or Accepted To An Undergraduate Two-Year Institution, are eligible for a $500 Scholarship.

Deadline: January 11

EAA Young Eagles


The EAA’s Scholarship Program Encourages, Recognizes, and Supports Excellence Among Students Studying The Technologies & The Skills of Aviation. To Help Further Your Education, Several Scholarships Are Available For Qualified Individuals

Deadline: Varies

Edison Scholars Program

EdisonThe Edison Scholars Program awards $40,000 Scholarships (Paid Over Four Years) To 30 High School Seniors Planning To Major In Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) Fields At Accredited Four-Year Colleges & Universities.

Deadline: Winter

Financial Aid & Scholarships For Minority Students

The Center For Online Education built this Scholarship and Financial Aid Guide to act as A Hub For Significant Scholarships & Other Unique Opportunities For Minority Students.

Deadline: Varies

FormSwift Scholarship Program

The FormSwift Scholarship Program will award a student $1,000 For Creating A Business Plan Infographic. Our Scholarship Program is For Driven, Young Entrepreneurs, Committed To Building A Better World Through Their Business Ideas.

Deadline: Varies

Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

FreedomAllianceThe Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund honors the Bravery & Dedication Exhibited By Americans, and Supports The Sons & Daughters of Our Military Heroes.

Deadline: Varies

GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine

GoodCall.com offers A Variety of Scholarships to students based on their Ethnicity, Gender, Major, etc.

Deadline: Varies

Health Professions Education Foundation

HPEdFdtnThe Health Professions Education Foundation provides Scholarships and Loan Repayments For Aspiring & Practicing Health Professionals, Who Agree To Practice In A Medically Under-Served Area, At A California Accredited College, or University.

Deadline: Varies

Henry J. Reilly Scholarship

HenryReillyThe Henry J. Reilly Scholarship offers programs for both Undergraduate & Graduate students enrolled full-time in a regionally accredited U.S. college or university. Reserve Officers Association (ROA) members & the Children/Grandchildren of ROA Members can earn up to $1000

Deadline: May 15

Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)

HACU currently represents over 400 colleges & universities committed to Hispanic higher education success in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Latin America, Spain, and Portugal. HACU's numerous scholarships are available to Students Currently Attending A HACU Member Institution.

Deadline: May 25

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

JackKentCookeThe Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Scholarship Programs are designed To Provide Financial Assistance & Academic Support, For High School, Undergraduate, and Graduate Students.

Deadline: November 14

Jackie Robinson Foundation

JackieRobinsonThe Jackie Robinson Foundation provides Scholarships of up to $7,500 annually, For Minority High School Students Showing Leadership Potential & Demonstrating Financial Need To Attend An Accredited 4-Year College, or University

Deadline: February 15

Lagrant Foundation

LaGrantAfrican American, Asian Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino, Native American/Alaskan Native Undergraduate Students Who Meet The Listed Requirements will be considered for The LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship. Students can earn up to $5,000.

Deadline: February 28

Mas Family Scholarship

JorgeMasCanosaThe Mas Family Scholarship Program, which was funded by A Multi-Million Dollar Donation From The Mas Family in 1997, is currently The Largest Scholarship Program For Cuban-American Students In The Country.

Deadline: December 15

Mensa Education & Research Foundation

MENSAThe Mensa Education & Research Foundation College Scholarship Program bases its Awards Totally On Essays Written By The Applicants. Consideration Is Not Given For Grades, Academic Programs, or Financial Need.

Deadline: January 15

Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund (MALDEF)

The MALDEF Law School Scholarship offers financial assistance for qualified Latino students in pursuit of higher education. Each year MALDEF awards numerous Law School Scholarships of to $6,000.

Deadline: Varies

MG James Ursano Scholarship

MgJamesUrsanoThe MG James Ursano Scholarship Program offers Financial Assistance For The Dependent Children of Active Duty or Retired Army Soldiers, and The Dependent Children of Deceased Active or Deceased Retired Army Soldiers, For Pursuing A Four-Year College Degree.

Deadline: April 01

Middle Class Scholarship

CAGovThe Middle Class Scholarship provides undergraduate students, including students pursuing a teaching credential, with family incomes and assets up to $156,000 a scholarship to attend University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) campuses.

MoneyKey Scholarship Program

We are celebrating Academic Achievement by awarding $2,500 Key Thinkers Scholarships!

Deadline: December 31



National Presbyterian College Scholarship

NatlPresbChurchThe National Presbyterian College Scholarship Program was created in partnership with The Presbyterian Church, and U.S. Colleges & Universities, To Assist Presbyterian Students Attending Presbyterian Related Schools.

Deadline: May 15

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

NSBEThe Society offers A Variety of NSBE & Corporate-Sponsored Scholarships, and Award Opportunities to Our Pre-College, Collegiate Undergraduates, Graduate Students, and Technical Professional Members. Students can earn up to $6,500.

Deadline: December 22

Naval ROTC Program

NROTCHigh School Students can apply for a NROTC Scholarship during The Second Semester, of Their Junior Year.  Students may apply for only One of The Three Scholarship Program Options, including Navy, Nurse, or Marine Corps.

Deadline: Varies

NRAEF Scholarships

AlSchuman The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation provides Scholarships of up to $10,000, For College Students Enrolled In A Food Service Related Program, at selected colleges.

Deadline: April 01


The Searchable Scholarship Directory features nearly 200 active scholarships specifically designated for U.S. nursing students & over 10,000 national scholarships.

Deadline: Varies

Ron Brown Scholar Program

RonBrownThe Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks To Support African-American High School Seniors, As They Make Significant Contributions To Society. Each year, a minimum of Ten Students Will Be Designated Ron Brown Scholars, and Will Receive $10,000 Annually For Four Years, For A Total of $40,000.

Deadline: January 09

Saul T. Wilson Scholarship

SaulTWilsonThe Saul T. Wilson Scholarship provides up to $5,000 Per Year For Undergraduate Studies & up to $10,000 Per Year For Graduate Studies. Awards Must Go Towards Tuition, Books, Tutors, and Laboratory Fees.

Deadline: March 01

Scholarship America

Scholarship America manages thousands of Scholarship Programs For Students & Employees. 

Deadline: Varies

Scholarships For Hispanic & Latino Students

BestColleges.com offers Scholarships For First Generation Hispanic Students, Undocumented Hispanic Students, and Hispanic Women

Deadline: Varies

Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation

ShawnCarterThe Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship is open to high school seniors & college students pursuing studies at vocational, or trade schools.

Deadline: April 30

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

SocHispanicEngThe Advancing Hispanic Excellence In Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (AHESTEM) Scholarship Program is designed To Enhance The Potential of Latino Students Pursuing Degrees In Engineering, Math, Technology, and Science. Students can earn Merit-Based & Need-Based Scholarships of up to $5,000.

Deadline: June 31

Sphinx Competition

SphinxThe Sphinx Competition offers Young Black & Latino Classical String Players A Chance To Compete Under The Guidance of An Internationally Renowned Panel of Judges, and To Perform With Established Professional Musicians In A Competition Setting.

Deadline: February 04

Support Collectors Scholarship

The Support Collectors are proud to introduce A New Annual Scholarship For Students Who Are Directly Affected By Family Separation, or who will be Pursuing Careers Serving The Impacted Community. The selected student will receive an award of $500 For Use Toward Tuition, Books, or Living Expenses. 

Deadline: December 15

Talbots Scholarship Foundation

TalbotsThe Talbots Scholarship Foundation is open to Women Who Have Earned A High School Diploma, or GED. This program is designed To Empower Women Through Learning, So They Can Achieve A College Education.

Deadline: Varies

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

ThurgoodThe Thurgood Marshall College Fund offers Various TMCF Scholarships annually, to Students Meeting The TMCF Eligibility Criteria. Students can earn up to $2,200.

Deadline: Varies

Union Plus Scholarship Program

UnionPlusThe Union Plus Scholarship Program (created by The AFL-CIO) has awarded nearly $2 Million To Union Members & Their Families For Continuing Their Post-Secondary Education At Colleges, Trade, or Technical Schools. Students can earn up to $4,000.

Deadline: Jan 31

United Methodist Scholarship Program

UnitedMethodistThe United Methodist Scholarship Program is A Church-Wide Educational Service Providing Scholarships To Help Supplement The Financial Needs of Today’s Students. Applicants Must Be Active Members For At Least One Year.

Deadline: March 07

UniversityTutor.com Scholarship

UniversityTutors.com is offering $1,000 to the winner of their Monthly Essay Contest.

Deadline: Varies

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest

Varsity Tutors is offering a $1000 Scholarship to the winner of their Monthly Essay Contest.

Deadline: Varies

Virtual Reality Rental Co. Scholarship

The VRtrepreneur Scholarship is our way of funding tomorrow’s top technology entrepreneurs. We’re willing to grant $1,000 to any student we believe has the potential to change the world through technology entrepreneurship.

Deadline: December 31