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SCHOLARSHIPS

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship

SWE 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.

http://www.hsf.net/

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement

Created to fill a void in education funding. Its mission is to provide financial support to individuals and organizations engaged in lifelong learning.

www.akaeaf.org

 

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.

www.apsanet.org/section_427.cfm


Education is Freedom National Scholarship

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.

www.educationisfreedom.com


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.

www.emmabowenfoundation.com


Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Scholarship Program

Girls Going Places® Entrepreneurship Award Program is Guardian's annual initiative designed to reward the enterprising spirits of girls ages 12 to 18.

www.guardianlife.com

www.iesabroad.org

 

Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers

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.

www.hurston-wright.org


Jack and Jill of America Foundation Scholarship

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.

www.jackandjillfoundation.org

 


Minority Dental Student Scholarship

Award for minority students who are U.S. citizens​ and are interested in pursuing a career as a dentist.

www.ada.org


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.

www.nafeo.org/wop_2008.php


National Association of Black Accountants Scholarship

Has provided more than $7.1 million in scholarship funds to deserving students preparing to enter various business professions.

www.nabainc.org


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 opportunities.

www.nfbcl.org

 

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.

www.hyperionbooksforchildren.com


Porter Physiology Fellowships for Minorities

Designed to support the training of talented students entering careers in physiology by providing predoctoral fellowships for underrepresented students.

www.the-aps.org/awards/student.htm


Ron Brown Scholar Program

Administers more than 300 scholarship, fellowship and institutional grants that support students at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels.

www.uncf.org


Ronald Reagan College Leaders Scholarship

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.

www.thephillipsfoundation.org


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.

www.asrt.org


Sir John M. Templeton Fellowships Essay Contest

Encourages college students and young college professors around the world to study the meaning and significance of economic and personal liberty.

www.independent.org/students/essay


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 science.

www.sla.org


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.

www1.talbots.com/about/scholar/


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.

www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org


Tri-Delta Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships

The Tri Delta Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate scholarships to collegians and alumnae each year.

www.tridelta.org


William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship For Minorities

Based on academic excellence and need, is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who are members of minority groups.

www.apsanet.org/content_11389.cfm


Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program

Commitment to the academic success of minority students and to the cultivation and recruitment of qualified minority employees in technical fields.

www.xerox.com


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.

http://www.gmsp.org/


Pepsi Scholarship

Pepsi Scholarship 2012 and Pepsi/Frito Lay Scholarships for college students. Up to $10,000 scholarships for college for eligible students from PepsiCo Foundation.

http://www.college-financial-aid-advice.com/pepsi-scholarship.html


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.

http://www.kfcscholars.org/scholarships/


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 winners!

http://shop.nordstrom.com/c/nordstrom-cares-scholarship

 

 

 


 

 

The College of the Canyons Upward Bound Program is funded from 2012-2017 entirely from the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $250,000 annually.

College of the Canyons does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities and benefits in accordance with requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990. This policy extends to both employment by and admission to the College. Inquiries and charges of violation concerning any of the above reference policies should be directed to the EEO Officer in College of the Canyons' Human Resources Office. 

 

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