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Accenture American Indian Scholarship Program

AIGCSince it's founding in 1969, The American Indian Graduate Center has awarded more than 15,000 Scholarships Totaling Over $44 Million To American Indian, and Alaska Native Students throughout the country.

Deadline: July 15

Actuarial Scholarships

ActuarialActuaries are The Leading Professionals In Finding Ways To Manage Risks. BeAnActuary.com lists several Scholarships For Actuarial Students.

Deadline: Varies

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

Air Force ROTC

AirForceROTCThere are AFROTC Scholarship Opportunities available. We can help you Overcome The Financial Burden Associated With College, so you can Focus On Your High School Experience.

Deadline: December 01

Alice Newell Joslyn Medical Fund

AliceNewellThe Alice Newell Joslyn Medical Fund is For Latino Students Entering The Medical/Health Care Profession (Dental/Medical Assistant, Nursing, Physical Therapist, etc.), or seeking their Bachelor of Science, Master's, or Doctorate In The Health Field. Students In San Diego County can earn up to $2000

Deadline: March 02

American Chemical Society

ACSAmChemicalSoc awards Renewable Scholarships to Qualified Applicants Who Want To Enter The Fields of Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Technology, and Teaching. Students can earn up to $5,000

Deadline: April 01

American Indian College Fund

AmIndianCllgFundThe American Indian College Fund provides Scholarship Support For American Indian Students Attending Tribal Colleges, State Universities, and Private Universities.

Deadline: Varies

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 is 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 01

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 Master's In Architecture. Students can earn up to $5000.

Deadline: Varies

American Institute of Chemical Engineers

AmInstChemEngineers AIChE Chapters & Fortune 500 Companies award A Variety of Scholarships to students based on their Outstanding Academic Achievements, or Involvement In AIChE Programs & Activities.

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: April 01

American Meteorological Society

AmMeteorSocietyThe American Meteorological Society administers An Array of Scholarships To Help Further The Education of Outstanding Graduate & Undergraduate Students, Pursuing A Career In The Atmospheric, Oceanic, or Hydrologic Sciences.

Deadline: June 09

American Nuclear Society

AmNuclearSocietyThe American Nuclear Society plays an important role in Helping Students To Complete Their Post-High School Education, and Prepares 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 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: March 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

Asian American Journalists Association

AAJAAAJA provides Annual Scholarships For Outstanding Undergraduate, and Graduate Students Pursuing Careers In Print, Broadcast, and Photo Journalism.

Deadline: April 16

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


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: March 29

Beca Foundation

BecaFdtnThe Beca Foundation Scholarship is For Latino American Students In San Diego County. High School Graduates Entering College In The Fall, can earn up to $1000.

Deadline: March 02

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 Farm Bureau Scholarship

CAFarmBureauThe California Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation awards Annual Scholarships For Students Pursuing A Career In The Agricultural Industry.

Deadline: March 01

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 24

CIA Undergraduate Scholar Program

CIAIf you are a High School Senior Planning To Enroll In A 4-5 Year College Program, Who Is Looking For Career Experience In A Dynamic Environment, apply to The CIA's Undergraduate Scholar Program and Contribute To The Work of The Nation Before You Graduate. Must Be Available To Work In The Washington, DC Area.

Deadline: September 23

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 Black Caucus Foundation

CongBlackCaucusThe CBC Educational Scholarship is one of many awards offered by CBCF Programs For Academically Talented & Highly Motivated Full-Time Students, Who Intend To Pursue A Degree.

Deadline: Varies

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: Varies

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: Varies

E. C. Hallbeck Memorial Scholarship

ECHallbeckThe American Postal Workers Union Scholarship awards $8000 ($2000 Annually) To Ten Recipients (One Male and One Female From Each of The Five Postal Regions). Applied Towards Their Four-Year College Tuition.

Deadline: March 31

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

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: June 15

Fund For Latino Scholarship

WilliamRandolphThe primary purpose of The Fund For Latino Scholarship is To Encourage & Support The Recruitment, Retention, and Promotion of Latino/a Political Scientists. A secondary goal is To Support Research On Latino/a Politics.

Deadline: June 15

Geneseo Migrant Center

GeneseoThe Geneseo Migrant Center administers A Variety of Scholarships, as Financial Assistance For Migrant Students Who Want To Further Their Education.

Deadline: Varies

GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine

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

Deadline: Varies

GreenPal Small Business Scholarship

The purpose of The GreenPal Small Business Scholarship is To Assist A Motivated, Driven Student & Future Business Leader. This $2000 Evergreen Scholarship, will be Renewed Annually.

Deadline: April 30

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: February 28

HENAAC Scholars Program

HENAACThe HENAAC Scholars Program has shown tremendous growth, while distributing Over $3,200,000 In Educational Grants To Over 1,200 Outstanding, and Deserving Recipients.

Deadline: April 30

Henry J. Reilly Scholarship

HenryReillyThe Henry J. Reilly Scholarship offers Programs For Both Undergraduate, and 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

Heroes’ Legacy Scholarships

HeroesThe "Heroes' Legacy Scholarship" Program Honors Those Who Have Made The Ultimate Sacrifice & Those Who Have Become Disabled Through Their Active Military Service, since September 11, 2001. This program is available For Their Dependent Unmarried Children.

Deadline: March 17

Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)

Educate CaliforniaHACU 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: Varies

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

HSFThe HSF College Scholarships identify The Nation’s Most Promising Hispanic College Students, and Reward Their Academic Achievements With Educational Scholarships. Students can earn up to $5,000

Deadline: March 30

Intel Science Talent Search

IntelThe Intel International Science & Engineering Fair, a program of The Society For Science, and The Public (The Society), is America's Oldest & Most Prestigious Pre-College Science Competition. Every year, roughly 1,600 U.S. High School Seniors Enter The Intel Science Talent Search With Original Science Projects, and Compete For Over $1.25 Million In Awards, and Scholarships.

Deadline: May 14

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: April 01

Japanese American Citizen League

JACLThe JACL has been Helping Students To Achieve Their Educational Dreams with The National Scholarship and Awards Program, since 1946. This program currently offers Over 30 Awards With An Annual Total of Over $70,000 In Scholarships, To Active National JACL Members

Deadline: March 01

Korean American Scholarship Foundation

KoreanAmericanScholarshipThe KASF seeks To Assist Korean American Students In Pursuit of Academic/Personal Achievement, While Nurturing Their Sense of Pride & Confidence In Korean Cultural Heritage, and Tradition. The Foundation is offering up to $1,000 To Encourage Community, and Civic Service As An Integral Part of Leadership Development.

Deadline: June 30

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

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)

LULACLULAC Councils award Scholarships to Qualified Hispanic Students Who Are Enrolled, or Planning To Enroll In Accredited Colleges, or Universities Within The United States. Students can earn up to $500

Deadline: March 31

LMU Academic Scholarship Programs

Loyola Marymount UniversityLMULA offers a wide range of Academic Scholarship Programs, To Recognize & Reward The Scholastic Accomplishments of Our Most Distinguished Entering Freshmen.

Deadline: Varies

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

MarineCorpsThe Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation provides Need-Based Scholarships, For The Children of Marines & Navy Corpsmen, Who Attend College, or Career Training. 

Deadline: March 01

Mexican American Legal Defense & Education Fund (MALDEF)

Educate CaliforniaThe 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

Military Officers Association of America

MilitaryOfficersApplicants for The Military Officers Association of America Programs, Must Be Planning To Attend Accredited Colleges or Universities, As Full-Time Undergraduate Students.

Deadline: March 01

National Association of Black Journalists

NatlAssocBlackJournalistsThe NABJ awards Annual Scholarships to Deserving Students Pursuing Careers In Journalism. Students can earn up to $2,500.

Deadline: March 01

National Institutes of Health Scholarship

NIHThe National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program offers Competitive Scholarships to Students From Disadvantaged Backgrounds, Who Are Committed To Careers In Biomedical, Behavioral, and Social Science Health-Related Research. The NIH will offer up to $20,000 per academic year.

Deadline: March 14

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: Varies

Naval ROTC Program

NROTCStudents can apply for a NROTC Scholarship during Their Second Semester, of Their Junior Year In High School.  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

PFLAG National Scholarships

PFLAGPFLAG is proud to support Articulate/Accomplished Scholars With Great Promise For Future Contributions To Our Society, and The Rights & Recognition of LGBT Citizens. Awards of up to $5,000 are available

Deadline: April 15

Public Relations Student Society of America

PubRelSocEach year PRSSA presents Over $20,000 In Scholarships & Awards To Members, and Chapters Who Exhibit Outstanding Merit In Public Relations.

Deadline: May 26


The Searchable Scholarship Directory features nearly 200 Active Scholarships Specifically Designated For U.S. Nursing Students & Over 10,000 National Scholarships

Deadline: Varies

Rustici Livestock & Rangeland Scholarship

RustickiThe Rustici Scholarships are given to Students Pursuing A Career With A Focus On Rangeland Management (Cattle and Sheep Ranching). Students can earn up to $5,000 For Attending or Entering A CA Four-Year Accredited University, and $2,500 For Students Attending A CA Two-Year College.

Deadline: March 01

Salvadoran American Leadership Education Fund

SALEFSALEF's "Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarship" Fund is Making Higher Education A Reality For Central American, and Latino Students (Including AB 540 Students). Over 750 Scholarships have been awarded since 1998.

Deadline: July 16

Saul T. Wilson Scholarship

SaulTWilsonThe Saul T. Wilson Scholarship provides up to $5,000 Per Year For Undergraduate Studies and 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: July 31

Society of Women Engineers

SocWomenEngineersThe SWE Scholarship Program provides Financial Assistance For Women Pursuing Careers In Engineering, Engineering Technology, and Computer Science. Students can earn up to $10,000.

Deadline: May 01

Solar Action Alliance

SolarAcAllianceSolar Action Alliance is excited to offer a $1000 Scholarship To A Hardworking, Motivated, Student. This group wants To Spread The Word About Our Most Clean, Reliable, and Abundant Source of Renewable Energy (The Sun).

Deadline: July 1

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

TELACU Education Foundation

TELACUThe TELACU Education Foundation was created To Help Build Leadership In The Greater East Los Angeles Community.

Deadline: March 03

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

Transportation Clubs International

TransportationCITransportation Clubs International awards Scholarships to College Students Accepted To or Currently Enrolled At Accredited Vocational, or Degree Programs, In The Fields of Transportation Logistics, Supply-Chain Management, Traffic Management, Transportation Safety, or Related Services.

Deadline: May 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 01

UniversityTutor.com Scholarship

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

Deadline: Varies

Vantagepoint Public Employee Memorial Fund

VantagePointThe Vantagepoint Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund, founded by ICMA-RC, provides Scholarships For The Surviving Spouses, and Children of Local & State Government Employees, Who Have Made The Ultimate Sacrifice. Over $900,000 In Scholarships has be awarded to Hundreds of Recipients.

Deadline: March 15

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest

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

Deadline: Varies

Walmart Foundation

WalmartThe Walmart Dependent Scholarship Program awards Scholarships of up to $13,000, Which Can Be Used Over The Course of Four Academic Years. Students Must Be Dependents of Walmart Associates.

Deadline: April 01

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships

WorldStudioThe Worldstudio Foundation provides Scholarships For Minority and Disadvantaged Students, Who Are Studying Design and Arts Disciplines, at Colleges & Universities In The United States. Students can earn up to $3,000.

Deadline: May 01