SCHOLARSHIPSSociety of Women Engineers (SWE) ScholarshipSWE scholarships are open to women only. Applicant must intend to enroll in a baccalaureate engineering or computer science degree program at an accredited institution. Incoming freshman applicant must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.5, and must attend their college/university full-time. Applicant must be US citizen or permanent resident. More info of SWE scholarship
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
believes that the country prospers when all Americans have access to the
opportunities a college education can afford. As the nation’s leading Hispanic
higher education fund, HSF works to address the barriers that keep many Latinos
from earning a college degree.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational
Created to fill a void in education
funding. Its mission is to provide financial support to individuals and
organizations engaged in lifelong learning.
American Political Science Assoc.
Minority Fellows Program
Assists minority students in
completing their doctorates by concentrating not only on the recruitment of
minorities, but also on the retention of these groups within the profession.
Education is Freedom National
Provides college scholarships in
the amount of $2,000 to high school seniors that have high GPAs, are active in
the community, and have a financial need.
Emma L. Bowen Foundation For
Minority Interests In Media
A non-profit organization whose
mission is to create career opportunities in the media industry for minority
youth through a program that focuses on scholastic achievement, direct work
experience and professional development.
Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship
Girls Going Places®
Entrepreneurship Award Program is Guardian's annual initiative designed to
reward the enterprising spirits of girls ages 12 to 18.
Hurston/Wright Award for College
Established by novelist Marita
Golden to honor excellence in fiction writing by students of African descent
enrolled full time as an undergraduate or graduate student in any college or
university in the United States.
Jack and Jill of America Foundation
This scholarship is for African
American high school seniors with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 who will
be pursuing a Bachelor's degree at any accredited post-secondary institution in
the United States.
Minority Dental Student Scholarship
Award for minority students who are
U.S. citizens and are interested in pursuing a career as a dentist.
NAFEO "Writers of
Passage" Essay Competition
The Sallie Mae Fund and the
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO) have
created the "Writers of Passage" Essay Competition.
National Association of Black
Has provided more than $7.1 million
in scholarship funds to deserving students preparing to enter various business
National Fellowship of Black
College Leaders Scholarship
Strengthens and supports Black
student leaders at historically black colleges and universities by fostering
and preserving positive relationships through scholarships and mentoring
Paul Zindel First Novel Award
Students must submit an original
work of fiction that is between 100 and 240 typewritten pages and is
appropriate for an audience of children ages 8 to 12.
Porter Physiology Fellowships for
Designed to support the training of
talented students entering careers in physiology by providing predoctoral
fellowships for underrepresented students.
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Administers more than 300
scholarship, fellowship and institutional grants that support students at the
undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels.
Ronald Reagan College Leaders
The scholarships are designed to
alleviate the financial burdens associated with higher education, permitting
the winners to devote more time both to pursuing their academic goals and
advancing their leadership initiatives.
Royce Osborn Minority Student Scholarship
The ASRT Education and Research
Foundation Royce Osborn Minority Student Scholarship program provides
scholarships for academically out-standing, minority students attending an
entry-level radiologic sciences program.
Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships
Encourages college students and
young college professors around the world to study the meaning and significance
of economic and personal liberty.
Special Libraries Association
Affirmative Action Scholarship
For graduate study in librarianship
leading to a master's degree at a recognized school of library or information
Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund, a
program of the Talbots Charitable Foundation, will award $100,000 in
scholarships to women determined to finally get that college degree.
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
The premier organization in Black
Higher Education that develops and prepares a new generation of leaders by
providing resources, opportunities and advocacy to Public Historically Black
Colleges & Universities, students and alumni.
Tri-Delta Undergraduate and
The Tri Delta Foundation offers
undergraduate and graduate scholarships to collegians and alumnae each year.
William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship
Based on academic excellence and
need, is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who are members of
Xerox Technical Minority
Commitment to the academic success
of minority students and to the cultivation and recruitment of qualified
minority employees in technical fields.
The Gates Millennium Scholars
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS)
Program selects 1,000 talented students each year to receive a
good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of
their choice. We provide Gates Millennium Scholars with personal and professional
development through our leadership programs along with academic support
throughout their college career.
Pepsi Scholarship 2012 and
Pepsi/Frito Lay Scholarships for college students. Up to $10,000 scholarships
for college for eligible students from PepsiCo Foundation.
KFC Colonel's Scholars Program
The Scholarship offered by the KFC
Colonel's Scholars Program provides funding for Tuition, Fees, Books, and Room
and Board. Awards can be up to $5,000 per year. The scholar could receive up to
$20,000 over four years to help complete a bachelor's degree.
Nordstrom Scholarship (Juniors in
High School Only)
Nordstrom is excited to award
$10,000 scholarships to 80 outstanding high school students and help them
achieve their dreams of going to college. The Nordstrom Scholarship recognizes
students across the country for their exceptional scholastic achievement and
community involvement. Check out our video to see some of our most recent