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Non-Institutional Scholarships and Information


Listed below is a comprehensive listing of scholarship search sites as well as specific non-institutional scholarship programs.


Scholarship Searches


ACS (American Chemical Society)   http://portal.acs.org –Click “Funding & Awards”
ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program www.aclsmedicaltraining.com/scholarship/
American Indian College Fund www.collegefund.org
AspiringNurse.com - Nursing Scholarship http://www.aspiringnurse.com/nursing-scholarship/
Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship www.b4brands.com/nursing-scholarship/
Birkenstock "If the Shoe Fits" Scholarship www.birkenstocks.sandals4less.com/blog/scholarship/
Black College Dollars www.blackcollegedollars.org
Black Excel www.blackexcel.org
Bureau of Indian Education www.bie.edu
CEO of Tomorrow www.ceo.com/ceo-of-tomorrow-scholarship/
College Answer www.collegeanswer.com
CollegeBoard www.collegeboard.com
College Scholarships www.collegescholarships.org
Creative Bioscience www.creativebioscience.com/scholarship_index.html
DAMZ 3D - 3D Graphic Design Scholarship http://www.daz3d.com/3d-graphic-design-scholarship
DOMO Scholarship for Business Management http://www.domo.com/company/scholarship
FastAID www.fastaid.com
Fastweb www.fastweb.com
Federal Student Aid (scholarship search & matching wizard) http://studentaid2.ed.gov/getmoney.scholarship
FinAid www.finaid.org
FindTuition.com www.findtuition.com/scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholars www.gmsp.org
Hispanic College Fund www.hispanicfund.org
Hispanic Scholarship Fund www.hsf.net
InternetProviders.com http://www.internetproviders.com/internet-scholarship.html
Latino College Dollars www.latinocollegedollars.org
Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars Program

www.libertymutualgroup.com/omapps/ContentServer?pagename=LMGroup/Views/LMG&ft=5&fid=1138369459915&ln=en

Mach25 www.collegenet.com/mach25/app
Mapping Your Future www.mappingyourfuture.org
MedicareSupplementalInsurance.com www.medicaresupplementalinsurance.com/scholarship.html
MesotheliomaHelp.net www.mesotheliomahelp.org/scholarship-contest
Military Scholarship Finder www.military.com/scholarships
OneStop Treatment www.onestoptreatment.com/scholarship-application
Quit Smoking www.quitsmoking.com/scholarship
Paramount Equity www.paramountequity.com/scholarship
Princeton Review www.princetonreview.com/college
Sallie Mae Fund www.salliemaefund.org
Sallie Mae's Scholarship Search http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship
ScholarshipHunter http://www.scholarshiphunter.com/
Scholarships.com www.scholarships.com
Scholarships for Hispanics www.scholarshipsforhispanics.com
Silver Cross Ability Acheivement Scholarship www.silvercross.com/scholarship.html
SmileReef www.SmileReef.com/pediatric-dentist-of-tomorrow-scholarship
Student Entrepreneur of the Year www.lendio.com/about/student-entrepreneur-year-essay-contest-rules/
SuperCollege www.supercollege.com
United Negro College Fund www.uncf.org 
U.S. Medical Supplies www.usmedicalsupplies.com/scholarship/
Vacation Roost

www.vacationroost.com/about-us/community/scholarships

Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest

http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

WaterFilters.net Solution Scholarship www.waterfilters.net/water-filters-scholarship_ep_761-1.html

 


Non-Institutional Scholarship Funds (sorted by deadline)


Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
Deadline: 01/02 or until 5,000 applications are received
Amount: Up to $30,000
Description: Women who earned a HS diploma or GED before September 2000 and are enrolled or planning to enroll in an undergraduate course of study.
How to apply: www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen


Department of Homeland Security Scholarship and Fellowship Program
Deadline: 01/05 by 11:59 pm EST
Amount: Stipend and tuition/fees
Description: US citizens with a 3.3 GPA. Must be majoring in a homeland security science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Applicants should be in their second or third year of college as of the application deadline.
How to apply: www.orau.gov/dhsed


Elie Wiesel Prize In Ethics: Essay Contest
Deadline: 01/08
Amount: $5K, $2.5K, $1.5K & $500
Description: Registered undergraduate full-time juniors or seniors at accredited four-year colleges or universities in the United States. An essay contest to analyze urgent ethical issues.
How to Apply: www.eliewieselfoundation.org


Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Deadline: 01/12 by 11:59 PM EST
Amount: Undesignated
Description: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American students who will be incoming freshmen with a 3.3 GPA.
How to Apply: www.gmsp.org


Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship
Deadline: 01/12
Amount: $36,000 plus tuition
Description: For students pursuing a Ph.D. in areas of interest to stewardship science, such as high-energy density physics, low-energy nuclear science, or properties of materials under extreme conditions. Open to senior undergraduates and students in their first or second year of graduate study.
How to Apply: www.krellinst.org/ssgf


Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
Deadline: 01/14
Amount: $32,400 plus tuition
Description: Students in their first or second year of graduate study in the physical, engineering, computer, mathematical, or life sciences. Exceptional senior undergraduates who can meet all the requirements may also apply.
How to Apply: www.krellinst.org/csgf


Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association
Deadline: 01/15
Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
Description: Scholarships for nursing or pre-nursing students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and can demonstrate financial need.
How to Apply: www.nsna.org


Mensa Education & Research Foundation
Deadline: 01/15
Amount: $300 to $1,000
Description: 500-word essay contest. Applicants do not need to be members of MENSA. Must be enrolled in a degree program but is not restricted in any other way.
How to Apply: www.mensafoundation.org


Lilly Reintegration Scholarship
Deadline: 01/23
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Recipients must be diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, schizoaffective disorder, or bipolar disorder and currently receiving medical treatment, including medications and psychiatric follow-up.
How to Apply: www.reintegration.com


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
Deadline: 01/26
Amount: $30,000
Description: High-achieving community college students who wish to transfer to a four-year institution. Interested students must be nominated by the designated individual at their community college.
How to Apply: www.jkcf.org


Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Student Scholarship
Deadline: 01/29
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Applicants must have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years at a Santa Barbara County school, and have graduated or will graduate from a Santa Barbara County high school. All applicants must be planning to attend full-time (12 units minimum per term) at an approved vocational school, 2-year college or 4-year college and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Open to undergraduates, graduate students and medical students.
How to Apply: www.sbscholarship.org


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Deadline: 01/30
Amount: $8,000 and internship
Description: US citizens who are sophomores with a 3.0 GPA majoring in a NOAA-related discipline.
How to Apply: www.oesd.noaa.gov


Campus Discovery Scholarship
Deadline: 01/31
Amount: $5,000
Description: U.S. citizens or legal residents who are enrolled or recently graduated from any 2 or 4 year college.
How to Apply: http://campusdiscovery.com/start


American Nuclear Society
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: Various
Description: Open to undergraduate and graduate students in various nuclear science fields.
How to Apply: www.ans.org


Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship from Google
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: $10,000
Description: Female student majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other related technical field who will be entering her senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program. Must have a 3.5 GPA.
How to Apply: www.google.com/anitaborg


Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Over 150 scholarships all with different requirements. Visit the website and search by State to find out more.
How to Apply: www.esaintl.com


ESA Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: $500 to $2,000
Description: A variety of scholarships are offered by ESA for students going to school in Kansas. Please see the website for the list of KS scholarships and requirements for each.
How to Apply: www.esaintl.com


National Research Council of the National Academies (Spring)
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap


Phi Upsilon Omicron
Deadline: 02/01
Amount: Various
Description: Must be Phi Upsilon Omicron member. Variety of scholarships for different academic majors.
How to Apply: www.phiu.org/


MUST (Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology) Scholarship
Deadline: 02/02
Amount: up to $10,000
Description: US Citizens pursuing full-time a degree in a physical science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Must have a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: scholarships.hispanicfund.org


Alumnae Panhellenic Association of Greater Kansas City
Deadline: 02/05
Amount: $1,000
Description: Greek sorority members who are juniors, seniors or graduate students. Must have a GPA of 3.0 and be a resident of greater Kansas City.
How to Apply: www.kcpanhel.com


Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation - Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship - Graduate
Deadline: 02/05
Amount: Various
Description: Graduating seniors or recent graduates interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA from their undergraduate program and begin their master's degree program in fall 2010.
How to Apply: www.woodrow.org


Kaw Valley Quail Unlimited Larry Campbell Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: 02/06
Amount: $500
Description: Juniors, seniors, or graduate students majoring in wildlife or wildlife management who have financial need.
How to Apply: www.topekacommunityfoundation.org


Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships
Deadline: 02/08
Amount: Various
Description: Sophomores interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State.
How to Apply: www.woodrow.org


Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation - Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship - Undergraduate
Deadline: 02/08
Amount: Various
Description: Sophomores interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA.
How to Apply: www.woodrow.org


Point Foundation
Deadline: 02/09
Amount: Various
Description: Scholarships for LGBT students and supporters.
How to Apply: www.thepointfoundation.org


Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship Program
Deadline: 02/10
Amount: $1,000
Description: Full-time freshman, sophomore or junior who was employed at a Hy-Vee location after June 1, 2009 for the scholarship awarded during the 2010-2010 year.
How to Apply: http://www.hy-vee.com/company/scholarships/default.aspx


UCB Crohn's Scholarship Program
Deadline: 02/12 http://www.tfec.org/index.cfm?act=funds_scholarshi
Amount: $10,000
Description: Permanent US residents with Crohn's disease enrolled for Fall 2007.
How to Apply: www.crohnsandme.com or email ubccrohnsscholarship@srcomgroup.com


American Public Power Association DEED Grant
Deadline: 02/15
Amount: $4,000
Description: DEED student research grants are intended to promote the involvement of students studying in energy-related disciplines in the public power industry. Successful applicants are expected to conduct research on a project approved by the sponsoring utility.
How to Apply: www.appanet.org/deed.cfm


Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society
Deadline: 02/15
Amount: Varies
Description: Scholarships for students currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program in an instrumentation, systems or automation discipline with a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.isa.org/scholarships


Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program
Deadline: 02/15
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Undergraduate and graduate students from the metropolitan Chicago area studying various "helping professions," sciences, fine arts, or Law.
How to Apply: Send email to: www.jvschicago.org


USA Funds Access to Education Scholarships
Deadline: 02/15
Amount: up to $1,500
Description: Income contingent.
How to Apply: www.usafunds.org > Select "Scholarship Information" from the "Express Links" menu


Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program
Deadline: 02/16
Amount: $10,000
Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.5 or higher GPA, and be enrolled full time studying Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org


Marriott Scholars Program
Deadline: 02/16
Amount: Full tuition up to $9000
Description: Applicants must: Be of Hispanic/Latino heritage; Be a full-time undergraduate student during the 2009-2010 school year in an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. with a hospitality management or culinary program; Plan to pursue a degree within the hospitality management, hotel management, culinary, or food and beverage field; Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
How to Apply: http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/marriott


Two Ten Footwear Foundation
Deadline: 02/16
Amount: up to $3,000
Description: Must be employed in the footwear industry or have a parent who is employed in the footwear industry. Must have financial need.
How to Apply: www.twoten.org


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Deadline:  02/17
Amount:  $10,000
Description:  Some of the criteria that candidates must demonstrate are: leadership, be nominated by an eligible community leader, be recommended by an authority figure, demonstrate strong academic performance, and demonstrate financial need.  Additional information is available on the scholarship's website.
How to Apply:  http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx


Scholarships for Military Children Program
Deadline: 02/17
Amount: $1,500
Description: Dependent unmarried children under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty. Applicants must be full-time undergraduates (or current high school seniors) with a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.militaryscholar.org


Hispanic Scholarship Fund Community College Transfer Scholarship
Deadline: 02/18
Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
Description: Full-time undergraduate Hispanic Americans who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, transferring from a community college, with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
How to Apply: www.hsf.net


Vegetarian Resource Group
Deadline: 02/20
Amount: $5,000
Description: Recipient must be a vegetarian.
How to Apply: www.vrg.org


Lagrant Foundation
Deadline: 02/27
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Minority undergraduate and graduate students in public relations, marketing, or advertising. 2.75 GPA for undergrads and 3.2 GPA for graduate students.
How to Apply: www.lagrantfoundation.org


AFSCME/UNCF Union Scholars Program
Deadline: 02/28
Amount: $5,000 +$4,000 intern stipend
Description: Second-semester sophomore or junior student of color in certain majors (see website) with a 2.5 GPA. Must demonstrate interest in working for social and economic justice through the labor movement.
How to Apply: www.uncf.org


Indian Health Service Scholarship Programs
Deadline: 02/28 (postmarked)
Amount: Various
Description: Awards will be made to students who are American Indians (federally recognized groups) or Alaska Natives who are interested in healthcare professions.
How to Apply: www.ihs.gov


American Chemical Society
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: Up to $5,000
Description: African-American, Hispanic, and Native American applicants with financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA who are seeking degrees in the chemical sciences or chemical technology.
How to Apply: http://portal.acs.org


Army Emergency Relief
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Spouse or widow(er) of an active or retired Army soldier and must reside in the U.S.
How to Apply: www.aerhq.org


Greater Lee's Summit Health Care Foundation
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $5,000
Description: Current or former resident of Lee's Summit or graduate of area high school studying medicine, nursing, or pharmacy. Students must have completed at least one year of health-related study and received a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.lshealthcare.org


James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: up to $24,000
Description: Students who are pursuing or plan to pursue a graduate degree to teach American history, American government, or social studies at the secondary school level.
How to Apply: www.jamesmadison.com


Major James Ursano Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Dependent children and/or stepchildren or legally adopted children of an Army soldier on active duty, retired, or deceased while on active duty or after retirement.
How to Apply: www.aerhq.org


Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Deadline: 03/01 (graduating high school seniors)
Amount: $1,000 to $12,500
Description: Children of current or former Marine, Marine Reservist, or former U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with U.S. Marine Corps.
How to Apply: www.mcsf.org


NSPE Auxiliary Legacy Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $2,000
Description: Female engineering undergraduate entering junior year. Student must be NSPE student member and US citizen.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


NSPE Education Foundation Steinman Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $5,000
Description: Undergraduate engineering student entering junior year. Must be US citizen.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


NSPE George B. Hightower Fellowship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $3,000
Description: Graduate engineering students who are NSPE members and US citizens.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


NSPE Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $2,500
Description: Specifically for a high school senior of ethnic minority background who has been accepted to an ABET-accredited engineering program. Students must be US citizens.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


NSPE Paul H. Robbins Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $5,000
Description: Engineering undergraduate entering junior year. Applicants must be NSPE student members and US citizens.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


NSPE William R. Kimel Engineering Scholarship
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $2,500
Description: Students from Missouri or Kansas who are in their junior year of an ABET-accredited engineering program.
How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships


Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $2,000
Description: Junior or senior in a wildlife related natural resource program.
How to Apply: www.rmef.org


Scotts Company Scholars Program
Deadline: 03/01
Amount: $500-$2,500
Description: Funded by The Scotts Company. Undergraduate students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds (including females, minorities, and individuals with disabilities). Applicants must be seeking a career in the green industry.
How to Apply: www.gcsaa.org


Henry J. Talge Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: 03/02
Amount: $2,500
Description: Applicants must be entering their senior year of undergraduate studies or their first year of graduate work and majoring in international studies at an accredited school in the United States.
How to Apply: www.trumanaward.org


Government Finance Officers Association Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship
Deadline: 03/05
Amount: $10,000
Description: Graduate students enrolled in full-time master's study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.
How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml


Government Finance Officers Association Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
Deadline: 03/05
Amount: $5,000
Description: Undergraduate or graduate accounting students enrolled in full-time study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.
How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml


Government Finance Officers Association Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
Deadline: 03/05
Amount: $5,000
Description: Upperclass undergraduate or graduate student in public administration, accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration. Must belong to a recognized minority group.
How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml


MANA de Topeka Scholarship
Deadline: 03/05
Amount: $1,000
Description: Latinas who are permanent residents of the Topeka and/or Shawnee County area with a 2.9 GPA and demonstrated leadership and community involvement.
How to Apply: www.manatopeka.org


AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students
Deadline: 03/06
Amount: $1,500 to $5,000
Description: Undergraduate and graduate accounting and finance students with a 3.3 GPA who are a member of a minority group.
How to Apply: www.aicpa.org


National Society of Accountants
Deadline: 03/10
Amount: up to $2,000
Description: Undergraduates majoring in accounting. Must have a "B" average.
How to Apply: www.nsacct.org


American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: Various
Description: Recipient must be a member of the ASME.
How to Apply: www.asme.org


Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Deadline: 03/15 by 4:30 pm Central Time
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Various scholarship funds for students from a particular geographic area or school, attending certain post-secondary institutions, or entering certain fields of study.
How to Apply: www.cfmt.org


Costco Pharmacy Scholar Program
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: $9,500
Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, be pursuing a pharmacy degree, and have completed one full year of pharmacy education.
How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org


Dillenkoffer Endowment Scholarship
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: up to $10,000
Description: For gay, bisexual, or trans-gendered residents of Kansas and Missouri who have at least a 2.75 GPA and can demonstrate that they have made a difference through school or community involvement.
How to Apply: www.dillenkoffer.org


Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: $500-$10,000
Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and be enrolled full time.
How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org


Kansas PTA Future Teacher Scholarships
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: $800
Description: Students who have completed two years of college, are residents of KS, and have high moral and social standards, a 3.0 GPA and an aptitude for teaching. Students must agree to teach immediately after graduation in a public school in Kansas for a time period equal to the number of semesters the scholarship was received.
How to Apply: www.kansas-pta.org


Kansas PTA Graduate Study in Education Scholarships
Deadline: 03/15
Amount: $500
Description: Person seeking education related advanced degrees or PhD programs in Kansas. Students must agree to teach immediately after graduation in a public school in Kansas for one year.
How to Apply: www.kansas-pta.org


SmileReef: Pediatric Dentist of Tomorrow Scholarship
Deadline: 03/15/13
Amount: $500
Description: Student who aspire to a career in the dental field
How to Apply: http://www.SmileReef.com/pediatric-dentist-of-tomorrow-scholarship/


Kansas City Chapter of the International Facility Management Association
Deadline: 03/19 (postmarked)
Amount: up to $3,000
Description: Full-time undergraduate or graduate student or a part-time graduate student registered in a Kansas or Missouri college or university enrolled in a curriculum related to facility management, including interior design, architecture, engineering, business operations, construction science and environmental design.
How to Apply: www.kcifma.com/scholarship.cfm


Brown Foundation
Deadline: 03/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: Minority students who have been admitted to a teacher education program and plan to enter the teaching profession.
How to Apply: www.BrownvBoard.org/Foundation/Scholarships


Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis
Deadline: 03/30
Amount: $500-$5,000
Description: Students of journalism or related fields who are residents of the greater St. Louis area.
How to Apply: www.stlpressclub.org


Department of Energy Scholars Program
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $550-$600 weekly stipend
Description: Ten-week summer internships at the Department of Energy, with round-trip travel included.
How to Apply: http://orise.orau.gov/doescholars


Elderhostel K. Patricia Cross Doctoral Research Grant
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $5,000
Description: Student researching later-life learning in any of various disciplines, including but not limited to psychology, education, gerontology, cognitive studies, neuroscience, and social work.
How to Apply: www.elderhostel.org/grants


Frontier Farm Credit
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: For students from Chanute, Emporia, Eureka, Hiawatha, Lawrence, Manhattan, Marysville, and Ottawa.
How to Apply: www.frontierfarmcredit.com


Kansas Federation of Republican Women Scholarship
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: Female upper level undergrad or grad student in political science, history, or public administration. Must be involved in extra-curricular activities, have a 3.0 or better GPA, and be a registered member of the Republican party.
How to Apply: Email Michelle Griffin at michellegriffin@gscf.org OR call Greater Salina Community Foundation at 785-823-1800


National Federation of the Blind
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $3,000-$12,000
Description: Recipient must be legally blind.
How to Apply: www.nfb.org/scholarships


National Institutes of Health (NIH) & the Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Individuals from Disadvantaged Backgrounds (UGSP)
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: up to $20,000
Description: Undergraduates from disadvantaged backgrounds.
How to Apply: ugsp.nih.gov


Orphan Foundation of America
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Applicants must be undergraduates under the age of 25. Must have been in foster care for one consecutive year at the time of their 18th birthday OR have been adopted or taken into legal guardianship out of foster care or upon the death of their parents after their 16th birthday OR have lost both parents to death before the age of 18 and not been subsequently adopted or taken into legal guardianship.
How to Apply: http://orphan.org/index.php?id=30


Pauline and Richard A. Cook Family Scholarship
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Recipient must be a resident of north central Kansas, in good standing, preferably from Cloud county, and preferably a sophomore.
How to Apply: Email Michelle Griffin at michellegriffin@gscf.org OR www.communityfoundationforcloudcounty.org


State Farm Companies Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Awards Program
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: up to $10,000
Description: Doctoral students whose dissertation topics focus on either general business principles and issues or insurance risk management.
How to Apply: www.statefarm.com/foundati/doctoral.htm


Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute, Inc.
Deadline: 03/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors attending full-time; major in management, sales/marketing, graphic arts, graphic design, or production; have a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.tlmi.com


AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $2,500
Description: Students currently majoring in accounting, finance, or information systems.
How to Apply: http://ceae.aicpa.org


Arizona Community Foundation
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $4,000
Description: Students or prospective students enrolled full-time in the School of Engineering, or majoring in Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics.
How to Apply: www.azfoundation.org/scholarships/index.xpl


DegreeDirectory Academic Business Scholarship
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: Undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to business management, information systems management, marketing, finance, accounting, human resource management, and entrepreneurship.
How to Apply: http://degreedirectory.org/pages/business_scholarship.html


Desk & Derrick Educational Trust Scholarships
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $1,500
Description: Full-time sophomore or above students with a minimum 3.2 GPA seeking degrees in fields related to the petroleum, energy, and allied industries, or research and development of alternative fuels such as coal, electric, solar, wind hydroelectric, nuclear, and ethanol.
How to Apply: www.addc.org


Education Portal Graduate Scholarships
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $500
Description: US citizens or permanent residents pursuing graduate work in business, engineering, nursing, health administration, public administration and public policy. Financial need is not considered.
How to Apply: http://education-portal.com


Education Portal Undergraduate Scholarships
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $500 to $1,000
Description: Scholarships for US citizens or permanent residents who have completed 30 hours or more. Financial need is not considered. Scholarships available to students in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Liberal Arts, General Studies, Humanities, Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
How to Apply: http://education-portal.com


Foundation for Enhancing Communities Scholarships
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: Undesignated
Description: This Foundation in central Pennsylvania offers a number of scholarship opportunities for students in a variety of academic disciplines.
How to Apply: www.tfec.org


Kansas School Nurse Organization
Deadline: 04/01
Amount: $250+, varies
Description: Scholarship for those currently employed as a school nurse in the state of Kansas and also enrolled in a BSN or MSN accredited program.
How to Apply: www.ksno.org/scholarship


Open Society Institute's Global Supplementary Grant Program
Deadline: 04/02
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Partial funding available for students from certain countries in Eastern and Central Europe, the former Soviet Union and Mongolia to pursue doctoral studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
How to Apply: www.soros.org


American Indian Education Foundation
Deadline: 04/04
Amount: Various
Description: Native American or Alaska Native descent. Scholarships for undergraduates and graduate students.
How to Apply: www.aiefprograms.org


Gilman International Scholarship Program (Fall study abroad)
Deadline: 04/06
Amount: Up to $5,000
Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible.
How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman


Gilman International Scholarship Program (Summer study abroad)
Deadline: 04/06
Amount: $3,000 to $5,000
Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible. Summer applicants must be majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math field.
How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman


Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Deadline: 04/15 (2nd semester frosh and up)
Amount: $1,000 to $12,500
Description: Children of current or former Marine, Marine Reservist, or former U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with U.S. Marine Corps.
How to Apply: www.mcsf.org


Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Deadline: 04/16
Amount: Various
Description: Full-time Latino undergraduate or graduate student with financial need, community service, strong writing skills. U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
How to Apply: www.chci.org


Wichita Wagonmaster Scholarship
Deadline: 04/16
Amount: $2,500
Description: Available to any High School Senior in Sedgwick County and those counties bordering it who will be attending a Kansas college or university.
How to Apply: www.wagonmasters.org


United States Achievement Academy Scholarship Foundation
Deadline: 04/17
Amount: Various
Description: Students must be nominated by faculty member.
How to Apply: www.usaa-academy.com


Negative Population Growth Population Scholarship Essay Contest
Deadline: 04/18
Amount: $500 to $2,000
Description: Submit an essay responding to a question posed by the organization about population issues.
How to Apply: www.npg.org


Black Community Scholarship Fund
Deadline: 04/19
Amount: $5,000
Description: Applicant must reside in Jackson, Platte, Clay or Cass counties in MO or Wyandotte or Johnson counties in KS. Applicants can be graduating high school seniors or continuing college students. Priority to students pursuing degrees in Healthcare, Education or Youth Development.
How to Apply: www.gkccf.org


Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education LIFE Lessons scholarship
Deadline: 04/20
Amount: $500-$5,000
Description: Essay or video competition for college students age 17-24 who have lost a parent or guardian.
How to Apply: www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons/


Sobriety Rocks Scholarship
Deadline: 04/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: Three $1,000 scholarships are awarded to Kansas students who submit the best songs or lyrics expressing how alcohol and other drugs have negatively affected their lives or the lives of people they know.
How to Apply: www.sobrietyrocksks.net


Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business
Deadline: 04/30
Amount: $5,000
Description: Female students currently in their sophomore or junior year pursuing an undergraduate business degree (first university degree) are eligible to apply.
How to Apply: www.zonta.org


John Gyles Education Awards
Deadline: 05/01
Amount: $3,000
Description: American or Canadian citizens with a minimum 3.0 GPA. All fields of study are encouraged to apply.
How to Apply: www.johngyleseducationcenter.com


Kansas Board of Regents
Deadline: 05/01
Amount: Various
Description: Must be a Kansas resident, enrolled in a full-time qualified undergraduate program at a Kansas college or university. $10 application fee required.
How to Apply: www.kansasregents.org


National Research Council of the National Academies (Summer)
Deadline: 05/01
Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap


Military Education Scholarship Program (Fall)
Deadline: 05/10
Amount: $1,500
Description: Eligible recipients include: current and prospective ROTC program students; active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college; honorably discharged Veterans of the US military; and sons and daughters of Veterans or Active-duty military
How to Apply: www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html


Construction Writers Association Build A Future Scholarship
Deadline: 05/15
Amount: $2,000
Description: Undergraduate students who demonstrate outstanding skills, aptitude and motivation in the fields of journalism, communications, and public relations as they apply to the fields of architecture, engineering, or construction.
How to Apply: www.constructionwriters.org


Families of Freedom
Deadline: 05/15
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Children and/or spouses of those killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
How to Apply: www.familiesoffreedom.com


The Tylenol Scholarship
Deadline: 05/15
Amount: $5,000 to $10,000
Description: Students pursuing health-related careers.
How to Apply: www.tylenol.com/scholarship


Bill Spaniol Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: 05/31 (postmarked)
Amount: $500
Description: Graduated from Kansas high school and will attend a Kansas college or university. GPA requirements. Show interest in Biological or Physical Sciences.
How to Apply: www.e-keha.org/scholarship.htm


Logan County Conservation District
Deadline: 05/31
Amount: $500
Description: For college juniors and seniors whose voting residence is Logan County.
How to Apply: Call 785-672-3841 for application information.


Public Accounting Association of Kansas
Deadline: 05/31
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Juniors and seniors majoring in Accounting with a 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.paak.org


Rusty Chase Scholarship
Deadline: 05/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: Junior or senior in Accounting with a GPA of 3.0 or better in Accounting classes. Student must be a full-time student at a Kansas college or university.
How to Apply: Send email to: mpg@everestkc.net


SallieMae Unmet Need Scholarship Program
Deadline: 05/31
Amount: $1,000 to $3,800
Description: Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are accepted or enrolled as full-time undergraduate students. Students must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Recipients will be selected based on financial need. Open to families with combined income of $30,000 or less.
How to Apply: www.salliemaefund.org


Urban Financial Services Coalition Scholarship
Deadline: 05/31
Amount: $1,000 to $2,500
Description: Juniors and seniors who are employed or are interested in a career in the financial services industry.
How to Apply: www.ufsckansascity.org


DAZ 3D - 3D Graphic Design Scholarship
Deadline: 06/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: For students who are interested in Art, Graphic Design, 3D, or other related programs.
How to Apply: http://www.daz3d.com/3d-graphic-design-scholarship


Journyx Excellence In Project Accounting Philosophy Scholarship
Amount: $500
Description: Write an essay of 1,000 words or less on time tracking for a chance to win this scholarship.
How to Apply: scholarship.journyx.com


One Stop Treatment: Health, Nutrition, and Fitness Scholarship
Deadline: 06/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: Awarded to student who shows effective self-pormoting of their own personal brand.
How to Apply:http://www.onestoptreatment.com/scholarship-application


Rising Farmworker Dream Fund MBA Prep Fellowship
Deadline: 06/01
Amount: $500 to $2,500
Description: Son/daughter of a farmworker and/or have worked in the agricultural sector as farm laborer for minimum of five years. Juniors & Seniors in college or graduate students intending to pursue an MBA degree in the next 5 years. Funds used for preparing for MBA admissions.
How to Apply: www.risingfarmworkers.org


Rising Farmworker Dream Fund Pre-MBA Fellowship
Deadline: 06/01
Amount: $10,000
Description: Son/daughter of a farmworker and/or have worked in the agricultural sector as farm laborer for minimum of five years. Must be applying to a top business school.
How to Apply: www.risingfarmworkers.org


SAP North America Scholarship
Deadline: 06/01
Amount: $5,000
Description: Junior or senior in business, computer science, mathematics, or engineering with an overall GPA of 3.5.
How to Apply: www.easymatch.com/sapscholarship


Vacation Roost: Interactive Marketing Scholarship
Deadline: 06/01 for August Award
              11/01 for January Award
Amount: $2,500
Description: Choose something that interests you from the site i.e. vacation rentals at a popular ski destination. Write an essay about that subject, focusing on why it interests you. Reference the content/website that you are writing about.
How to Apply: www.vacationroost.com/about-us/community/scholarships


A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: 06/15
Amount: $1,000 to $2,000
Description: American Indian/Alaska Native AISES members pursuing degrees in the sciences, engineering, medicine, natural resources, math and technology. Must have 3.0 GPA.
How to Apply: www.aises.org/


AISES Google Scholarship
Deadline: 06/15
Amount: $10,000
Description: Full-time undergraduate or graduate student majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Management Information Systems. Must be a member of an American Indian tribe, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian and be a member of AISES.
How to Apply: www.aises.org/


AISES Intel Scholarship
Deadline: 06/15
Amount: $5,000 to $10,000
Description: American Indian/Alaska Native AISES members pursuing degrees in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Must have 3.0.
How to Apply: www.aises.org/


SPENDonLIFE College Scholarship
Deadline: 06/15
Amount: $500 to $5,000
Description: Offers financial assistance for college students who are unable to obtain student loans due to the current credit crunch or a negative credit history. Awards range from $500 to $5,000 a year of full-time study and are based on financial need and participation in the application process.
How to Apply: http://students.spendonlife.com/scholarship


Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
Deadline: 06/19
Amount: $1,000
Description: Available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution. Write an essay on one of the topics listed on the below website.
How to Apply: www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm


ASCO Numatics Industrial Automation Engineering College Scholarships
Deadline: 06/30
Amount: $5,000
Description: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, instrumentation, systems, electrical, mechanical or automation discipline. Open to US citizens or legal US residents only with at least a 3.2 GPA. Undergraduate students must have completed at least their sophomore year.
How to Apply: www.asconumatics.com/scholarship


Campbell Family Scholarship
Deadline: 06/30
Amount: up to $6,500
Description: Students with a 2.75 who exhibit a desire to make life better for pets and their families.
How to Apply: www.banfieldcharitabletrust.org


New Look Laser Tattoo Removal Scholarship (Fall award)
Deadline: 06/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: Merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering.
How to Apply: www.newlookhouston.com/New_Look_Scholarship.html


ScholarshipExperts.com Do-Over Scholarship
Deadline: 06/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: US students 13 or over, 250-essay contest on 'If you could get one 'do over' in life, what would it be and why?'
How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com


ScholarshipExperts.com Superpower Scholarship
Deadline: 06/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: US students 13 or over, 250-essay contest on 'If you could have one superpower, what would it be and how would you use it?'
How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com


AspiringNurse.com - Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: 07/01
Description: For students in the Nursing and Health related fields.
Amount: $1,000
How to Apply: http://www.aspiringnurse.com/nursing-scholarship/


CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship
Deadline: 7/01
Amount: $2,500
Description: For students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship. Student must complete an online survey and a 500-1000 essay. Minimum GPA: 3.2
How to Apply:http://www.ceo.com/ceo-of-tomorrow-scholarship/


Student Entrepreneur of the Year
Deadline: 7/01
Amount: $2,500
Description: Business students must complete a survey, forms, and sumbit an essay at the sponsor's website.
How to Apply:www.lendio.com/about/student-entrepreneur-year-essay-contest-rules/


Bill and Mary Russell Health Care Scholarship
Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
Amount: Undesignated
Description: This program supports those pursuing educational opportunities in a health care field. All recipients must be accepted and enrolled in an approved nursing or health related program. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org


Lawrence Community Theatre
Deadline: 07/30
Amount: Undesignated
Description: Major in aeronautics, theatre arts, or special education. GPA and geographic restrictions.
How to Apply: Send email to: tomfryenyc@earthlink.net


Castle Ink's Green Scholarship
Deadline: 07/31
Amount: $2,500
Description: This scholarship is available to students showing a commitment to recycling and the environment. If you support efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle, then you qualify for this scholarship from Castle Ink. Must have 2.5 Grade Point Average and be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident.
How to Apply: www.castleink.com/_ink-scholarship.html


WaterFilters.net Solution Scholarship
Deadline: 07/31
Amount: $500
Description: Write a 400-600 words essay describing your solution to the clean drinking water problem. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.
How to apply: www.waterfilters.net/water-filters-scholarship_ep_761-1.html


BookScholarship.com
Deadline: 08/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: Scholarship program to pay for textbooks.
How to Apply: www.bookscholarship.com


National Research Council of the National Academies (Fall)
Deadline: 08/01
Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap


InternetProviders.com Scholarship
Deadline: 08/15
Amount: $2000
Description: Open to Undergraduates, Graduates, and High School students. Applicants must submit an original essay about the impact the internet has had on their educational endeavors, either positive or negative.
How to apply: http://www.internetproviders.com/internet-scholarship.html


American's Next Top Namer Scholarship
Deadline: 08/15
Amount: $2,500
Description: Undergraduate students majoring in Linguistics, English, Marketing, or Mass Communication, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and above may apply. Interested individuals must complete the naming assignment and a 1,000-word essay.
How to Apply: www.namedevelopment.com


Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: 08/31
Amount: $1,000br /> Description: Undergraduate student majoring in Nursing who are enrolled full-time. An application and essay must be submitted.
How to Apply: www.b4brands.com/nursing-scholarship/


Online MBA Scholarship
Deadline: 09/01
Amount: $500
Description: Students currently enrolled in an MBA program or undergraduate business related program. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident and have at least 30 credits completed.
How to Apply: www.onlinemba.com


Online Nursing Scholarship
Deadline: 09/01
Amount: $500
Description: Students currently enrolled in a nursing or related health care administration degree program. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident and have at least 30 credits completed.
How to Apply: www.onlinenursingprograms.net


Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
Deadline: 09/17
Amount: $50 to $10,000
Description: Write an essay about Atlas Shrugged. Topics can be found on the website.
How to Apply: www.aynrandnovels.com/contests


ScholarshipExperts.com Shout It Out Scholarship
Deadline: 09/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: US students 13 or over, 250-essay contest on 'If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?'
How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com


Kansas Insurance Department
Deadline: 10/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: African-American Junior or higher in Math, Science, Business, or Computer Science.
How to Apply: www.ksinsurance.org or call 785-296-3071 for an application


Quit Smoking Academic Scholarship
Deadline: 10/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: Awarded to student who demonstrates academic excellence and a passion and commitment to helping others overcome tobacco or related addications.
How to Apply: www.quitsmoking.com/scholarship


Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program
Deadline: 10/05
Amount: $42,000 (approx.)
Description: Students in their first year of a terminal degree (doctoral or masters, depending on the program of study) in various fields in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
How to Apply: www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html


AES Engineers
Deadline: 10/06
Amount: $500
Description: Submit an essay of no more than 1000 words on a topic listed on the below website.
How to Apply: www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm


Gilman International Scholarship Program (Spring study abroad)
Deadline: 10/06
Amount: Up to $5,000
Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible.
How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman


American Public Power Association DEED Grant
Deadline: 10/15
Amount: $4,000
Description: DEED student research grants are intended to promote the involvement of students studying in energy-related disciplines in the public power industry. Successful applicants are expected to conduct research on a project approved by the sponsoring utility.
How to Apply: www.appanet.org/deed.cfm


Patrick L. Newman Mic-O-Say Scholarship
Deadline: 10/15
Amount: $1,000
Description: This program is open to members of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
How to Apply: www.micosay.org


Help Johnny Scholarship
Deadline: 10/25
Amount: $5,000
Description: Available to any student that is 19 years or under, as of October 25, 2010 and is renewable.
How to Apply: www.studentscholarships.org/helpjohnny.php


L'Oreal USA Fellowships for Women in Science
Deadline: 10/31
Amount: $60,000
Description: A national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers. Award must go towards their post-doctoral research.
How to Apply: www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience


ScholarshipExperts.com Education Matters $5K Scholarship
Deadline: 10/31
Amount: $5,000
Description: US students 13 or over, 250-essay contest on 'What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?'
How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com


BrainTrack Teaching Scholarship (spring)
Deadline: 11/01 (March 1 for fall scholarship)
Amount: $500 to $1,000
Description: Scholarships for those planning careers as either an elementary, middle, or high school teacher. Applicants must be in a teaching program, have completed one year of their studies, and be US citizens or permanent residents.
How to Apply: www.braintrack.com


Creative Bioscience Fitness Scholarship
Deadline: 11/01
Amount: $1,000
Description: The Fitness Scholarship is designed to encourage and promote a healthier lifestyle and to help college students learn about healthy eating habits early. 300-500 word essy required.
How to Apply: www.creativebioscience.com/scholarship_index.html 


National Research Council of the National Academies (Winter)
Deadline: 11/01
Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap


National Science Foundation Research Fellowship Program
Deadline: 11/02
Amount: up to $40,500/year
Description: Graduate students at or near beginning of research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines.
How to Apply: www.fastlane.nsf.gov/grfp/


MesotheliomaHelp.net Scholarship
Deadline: 11/05
Amount: up to $5,000
Description: Open to undergraduate and graduate students. 750-1,500 word essay required.
How to Apply: www.mesotheliomahelp.org/scholarship-contest


MiTio Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: 11/05
Amount: $1,000
Description: For bilingual students seeking a career in healthcare.
How to Apply: http://mitio.org


National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship
Deadline: 11/05
Amount: Support valued up to $200,000
Description: A graduate fellowship in the physical sciences and related engineering fields. It is open to all U. S. Citizens, but with emphasis on recruitment of applications from historically underrepresented minorities and women. An NPSC Fellowship covers the first two or three years of graduate school with the possibility of continuation for several more years providing all the conditions of the fellowship continue to be met. The maximum duration is six years, in which case the overall value (allowance, tuition, fees, summer salary for two summers) of an NPSC fellowship typically well exceeds $200,000.
How to Apply: www.npsc.org


International Dissertation Field Research Fellowship
Deadline: 11/06
Amount: $20,000 (approx.)
Description: Full-time graduate students in the humanities and social sciences enrolled in doctoral programs in the United States.
How to Apply: www.ssrc.org/programs/idrf


Military Education Scholarship Program (Spring)
Deadline: 11/12
Amount: $1,500
Description: Eligible recipients include: current and prospective ROTC program students; active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college; honorably discharged Veterans of the US military; and sons and daughters of Veterans or Active-duty military
How to Apply: www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html


Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
Deadline: 11/14 11/14 for predoctoral, 11/28 for postdoctoral
Amount: Various
Description: Predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral students planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.
How to Apply: http://national-academies.org/fellowships


Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students
Deadline: 11/14 for predoctoral, 11/28 for postdoctoral
Description: Predocotoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral students planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.
How to Apply: http://national-academies.org/fellowships


Fine Art Finals Midwest Regional Scholarship
Deadline: 11/19
Amount: $50 to $1,200
Description: All Associate, Bachelor, and Masters Degree candidates with an interest in the visual arts, currently enrolled at a Midwest Regional public or private college or university.
How to Apply: www.fineartfinals.com


Belles of the American Royal Presidents' Scholarship
Deadline: 11/21
Amount: $2,500
Description: Seniors or current undergraduates with a 2.5 GPA who have completed and documented at least 15 volunteer hours at American Royal events.
How to Apply: www.botar.org > Select "Current Events" from the menu


American Indian College Fund
Deadline: 11/30
Amount: Up to $8,000
Description: Recipient must be an American Indian, Alaska or Hawaii native who has achieved at least Sophomore status. GPA and major requirements.
How to Apply: www.collegefund.org


New Look Laser Tatoo Removal Scholarship (Spring award)
Deadline: 11/30
Amount: $1,000
Description: Merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering.
How to Apply: www.newlookhouston.com/New_Look_Scholarship.html


Glamour Top 10 College Women Competition
Deadline: 12/01
Amount: $5,000
Description: Juniors with leadership experience, campus and community involvement, excellence in field of study, and unique, inspiring goals.
How to Apply: www.glamour.com


Birkenstock "If the Shoe Fits" Scholarship
Deadline: 12/15
Amount: $1,000
Description: Open to all majors. Submit an essay on general health issues, proper eating, foot health, ankle appreciation, or podiatry related subjects.
How to Apply: www.birkenstocks.sandals4less.com/blog/scholarship/


SMART Scholarship (Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation)
Deadline: 12/15
Amount: Tuition and cash award
Description: Students pursuing an degree in a Science, Math or Technology field who have a 3.0 and would be interested in summer internships and post-graduate employment with the Department of Defense. U.S. Citizens only.
How to Apply: www.asee.org/smart


MedicareSupplementalInsurance.com Therapy Professional Scholarship
Deadline: 12/15
Amount: $1,000
Description: Minumim GPA of 3.0. This scholarship is offered in support of disability awareness. 500-1,000 word essay detailing what they hope to achieve throughout their time in a therapy related career.
How to Apply: www.medicaresupplementalinsurance.com


TIAA-CREF Ruth Simms Hamilton Research Fellowship
Deadline: 12/15
Amount: 1 year of research support
Description: Current graduate student enrolled in a social science program engaged in research relating to the Africa Diaspora.
How to Apply: www.tiaa-crefinstitute.org


George C. Marshall/Baruch Fellowship
Deadline: 12/18
Amount: $7,500
Description: For doctoral or postdoctoral research in 20th century U. S. Military or diplomatic history and related fields.
How to Apply: www.marshallfoundation.org


ACLS Medical Training Scholarship Program
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: 500 to 1,000 word essay about how you assisted someone in a life support situation or, if you have not, how you would mentally/physically respond when the event arises.
How to Apply: www.aclsmedicaltraining.com/scholarship/


Institute for Humane Studies Humane Studies Fellowship
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: Up to $15,000
Description: Awarded to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students exploring the principles underlying a free society.
How to Apply: www.theihs.org/fellowship


Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars Program
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: $10,000
Description: Awarded to a current Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior who is attending full-time, have an overall GPA of 3.0 of better submit a completed application from the website below.
How to Apply: http://www.libertymutualgroup.com/omapps/ContentServer?pagename=LMGroup/Views/LMG&ft=5&fid=1138369459915&ln=en


Paramount Equity: The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: $12,000
Description: Open to undergraduates in business and MBA students, the scholarship is awarded to the student who best demonstrates the entrepreneurial spirit.
How to Apply: www.paramountequity.com/scholarship


ScholarshipExperts.com Top Ten List Scholarship
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: $1,000
Description: US students 13 or over, 250-essay contest on 'Create a 'top ten list' of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship.'
How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com


Silver Cross Ability Achievement Scholarship
Deadline: 12/31
Amount: $3,000
Description: The SILVER CROSS Scholarship is offered to full time college and university students who use either a manual wheelchair, power wheelchair, or mobility scooter while attending classes. Applicants must complete at least one full year of college/university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
How to apply: www.silvercross.com/scholarship.html


U.S. Medical Supplies: Spring 2013 Medical Professionals of Tomorrow Scholarship
Deadline: 12/31/12
Amount: $5,000
Description: U.S. resident, available to full-time college students who are pursuing a course of study in a medical field, including those studying to become a doctor, nurse, physical therapist, anesthesiologist, radiologist, and all those who are pursuing other medical fields.
How to apply: www.usmedicalsupplies.com/scholarship/


DOMO Scholarship for Business Management
Deadline: 2013-2014 Academic School Year
Amount: (2) $2,500
Description: For students in the business related fields.
How to Apply: http://www.domo.com/company/scholarship


American Association of University Women
Deadline: Various
Amount: Undesignated
Description: AAUW primarily provides fellowships and grants to doctoral candidates but other grants are available.
How to Apply: www.aauw.org


American Council of Engineering Companies National Scholarship
Deadline: Various
Amount: $5,000 to $10,000
Description: Engineering or land survey students entering junior or senior year in the fall or graduate students. The local KS chapter of ACEC must nominate students.
How to Apply: www.acec.org OR Send email to: acecscholarships@gbateam.com


Army ROTC Scholarships
Deadline: Various
Amount: Tuition/Room/Board/Stipend
Description: Applicants must be US Citizens age 17-27 with ACT scores of at least 19 or SAT scores of at least 920, with a 2.5 GPA, able to pass a physical aptitude test, pursuing an Army-approved major, who agree to take a commission as an officer in the Army, Reserves, or National Guard. Eligible to join the ROTC program with 2-4 years remaining for undergraduate or graduate degree completion. Must be a full-time student.
How to Apply: Application at http://info.goarmy.com/rotc/4. For more information, call (785)864-1113, email goldbar@ku.edu or visit www.armyrotc.ku.edu.


Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: A large number of scholarships of all different types are offered by this foundation. See the website for more details.
How to Apply: www.gkccf.org


Hazing Awareness Fund
Deadline: Various Every 6th of the month
Amount: $500
Description: Scholarship for books & supplies. All students enrolled in a college with a greek social setting who have a 2.0 or higher may enter.
How to Apply: www.collegegreekbooks.com/cashaward.html


Hispanic College Fund
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: Scholarships for students of Hispanic heritage.
How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org


Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: Scholarships for students of Hispanic heritage.
How to Apply: www.hsf.net


Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: Scholarships for Study Abroad.
How to Apply: www.rotary.org


Truman Heartland Community Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: This foundation coordinates over 140 scholarship funds for students in the Kansas City area.
How to Apply: www.thcf.org


United Negro College Fund
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: Scholarships and Grants administered by the UNCF.
How to Apply: www.uncf.org


US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce
Deadline: Various
Amount: Various
Description: Variety of Scholarships for Asian American Students.
How to Apply: www.uspaacc.com


Camp Ramapo Summer Job Opportunity
Camp Ramapo is a residential summer camp serving children from ages 4-16 with emotional, behavioral, and learning problems. They are now accepting applications for Specialty Counselor positions from June 20, 2010 through August 20, 2010. Staff members are offered a salary, room and board, and travel reimbursement. Additionally, Camp Ramapo conducts an on-site college course (6 semester hours) that can be credited in one of the following disciplines: Education, Special Education, Educational Psychology, Therapeutic Recreation, Group Dynamics, Outdoor Recreation, Physical Education, Recreation, Camp Counseling, or Community Service. For more information visit: http://www.ramapoforchildren.org/html/home.htm


East-West Center Scholarships
The East-West Center offers a wide variety of both short- and long-term programs for individuals. Academic scholarships and fellowships as well as educational exchange and professional development programs are available. For more information visit: http://www.eastwestcenter.org/education/student-programs/


The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest is an annual competition that is designed to challenge college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world. Students are encouraged to write thought-provoking, personal essays.

Awards:

  • First Prize - $5000
  • Second Prize - $2500
  • Third Prize - $1500
  • Two Honorable Mentions - $500 each

For more information visit: http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org/


Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The HSF is the nation's leading organization supporting Hispanic higher education. HSF's vision is to strengthen the country by advancing college education among Hispanic Americans.

For more information: http://www.hsf.net/innercontent.aspx?id=34


NSLP Financial Literacy Online Scholarship Drawings
Hey College Students! Why not take a few minutes to learn about money management and earn entries to win one of several $500 college scholarships? To enter, register and complete one of Financial Literacy Online’s FREE courses. Complete additional courses and receive an entry for each course you complete! For more information visit: http://www.nslpflonline.org/vnews/display.v/ART/4ba238454e3f8


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Write an Essay for the monthly contest. Promote your entry via social media. Winners chosen every month.
Visit: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship


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