University of Nevada at Reno General Scholarship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: February 1

Selection based upon academic merit.

Annual Writing Competition

Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 15

Applicant must submit a manuscript.

Anthem Essay Contest

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 29

Applicant must be a student who is in the eight through 10th grade. Essay must be between 600 and 1,200 words in length. Only one entry per applicant will be accepted. Contest is open worldwide. No application is required.

Hodson Trust Scholarship

Award: $25,500, Deadline: January 1; November 15 (early decision)

Selection is based upon superior academic achievement in a challenging program, the highest test scores, and leadership in school and/or community, state, regional, or national activities.

Charles R. Westgate Scholarship in Engineering

Award: -, Deadline: January 1

Selection is based upon superior academic achievement in a challenging program, the highest test scores, leadership in school, and excellent research abilities.

Baltimore Scholars

Award: -, Deadline: January 1; November 15 (early decision)

Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who has lived with a custodial parent in Baltimore City for the last three years and has been enrolled in a public high school in the city for 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. Required documents for need-based financial aid must be filed in order to apply.

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Award

Award: $15,000, Deadline: December 2

Applicant must be a high school senior who is a citizen of the United States. Selection is based upon scholarship, leadership, and financial need.

Castle Ink Paperless Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be currently in college or planning to attend in the next year. Applicant must apply through one of the following ways: (1) use social media to post something about recycling and/how they reduce, reuse, and recycle; #CastleInk must be used within the post or (2) make something out of a used printer ink cartridge, laser toner, or old printer and take a picture of it and send to the sponsor.

Program Ayuda Suplementaria

Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 30

Selection is based upon academic qualifications and progress, financial need, and place of residence.

Institutional Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 30

Selection is based upon financial need, place of residence, and credits enrolled.

Adult Skills Education Program (ASEP)

Award: $1,000, Deadline: June 30

Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who is an adult student planning to attend a participating career college. Applicant must meet eligibility requirements of the college they choose to attend, be at least 19 years of age, and have a high school diploma/GED or have passed an Ability to Benefit test, not be a previous recipient of any other IAF scholarships or awards, and complete the NCCT Educational Success Potential Assessment.

Legislative Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 30

Selection is based upon academic qualifications, financial need, and place of residence.

Scholarship Incentive

Award: $2,200, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled full-time in an institution in Delaware or Pennsylvania. Applicants from other states may be considered if pursuing a major that is not offered in Delaware.

Centennial Scholarship

Award: $13,014, Deadline: December 15

Selection is based upon academic achievement and standardized test scores.

Imagine America High School Scholarship Program

Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 31

Applicant must be a recent high school graduate who has a minimum 2.5 GPA, financial need, has a likelihood of successful completion of a post-secondary education, and is able to demonstrate voluntary community service during senior year.

Admissions Academic Scholarship - Non-Resident

Award: $3,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must not be a Florida resident.

Admissions Academic Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 1

Selection is based upon secondary school course work, weighted GPA, and SAT I or ACT scores.

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Award: $30,000, Deadline: November (first week)

Applicant must be a citizen, national, or permanent resident alien of the United States who is in the early stages of graduate study in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Eligibility is limited to applicants who have completed no more than 12 months of post-baccalaureate, full-time graduate study at the time of their application. Award is for up to three years over a five year period.

Tuition Exchange Scholarship

Award: $25,000, Deadline: Varies by Tuition Exchange member institution

Applicant must be a family member or dependent of an employee at one of the approximately 625 participating Tuition Exchange colleges and universities.

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

Award: $3,000, Deadline: February 2

Applicant must be a high school senior or eligible for graduation and be of Hispanic or Latino heritage including the Philippines, Portugal and Brazil. Applicant must be willing to travel at one's own expense to attend the regional award ceremony.

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program

Award: $5,000, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be a currently enrolled college student (graduate students, law students, and/or high school seniors are not eligible). Essay on the following topic required: "You've been tasked with analyzing two foreclosure properties to determine which one is a better investment. Many factors come into play, including cost, location, renovations (if necessary/desired) and local market conditions, among others. The goal is to maximize profit, whether it is a buy, hold or flip strategy over the short- and/or long-term. Please select a property, provide reasons that support the decision, detail your investment strategy, describe all that you would do (improvements, rehab, etc.) and how it would impact your potential bottom line. To view the two subject foreclosure properties, please visit the sponsor site."

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must attend school in the same state as the sponsoring Auxiliary and submit artwork for a creative, patriotic art competition.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

Academic Scholarship

Award: $7,900, Deadline: February 15

Individual scholarships have different requirements.

Career Development Grant

Award: $12,000, Deadline: December 15

Applicant must be a women who hold a bachelor's degree and is preparing to advance their career, change career, or re-enter the work force. Special consideration is given to women of color, and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields.

Kappa Sigma Scholarship-Leadership Award

Award: $2,500, Deadline: Varies

Applicant must be an undergraduate member of Kappa Sigma fraternity, must have excellent academic standing, and must be involved in fraternity chapter.

Heritage Scholarship

Award: $4,560, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student.

Union Plus Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must be a member or spouse or dependent of a member of an AFL-CIO union participating in any of the Union Programs, must have one continuous year of good standing union membership, must be accepted into an accredited college, university, community college, or recognized technical or trade school, and should demonstrate academic achievement and potential, character, leadership, social awareness, career goals, and financial need.

Fashion Institute of Technology Scholarship

Award: $14,000, Deadline: March 1

Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting

Award: $35,000, Deadline: May 1

Original script of a sole author or of exactly two collaborative authors is required. Entries must have been written originally in English. Adaptations and translated scripts are not eligible.

Oregon State University Scholars Program

Award: $6,000, Deadline: February 1

Selection is based upon academics, leadership, diversity involvement, and financial need.