CTA Scholarship for Dependent Children

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 3

Applicant must be claimed as dependent status on the current year's IRS forms. Applicant must be the dependent child of an active or retired California Teachers Association member.

 

Chick Evans Caddie Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a strong caddie record, excellent academics, outstanding character, and be able to demonstrate financial need. High school evaluation, caddie evaluation, and official financial documentation including a copy of parents' most recent federal tax return and the required College Scholarship Service Financial Aid Profile are required.

 

Kansas Teacher Service Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Kansas resident attending a Kansas school, with high academic credentials and in a program leading to teacher certification in a "hard-to-fill" discipline or under-served geographic area. Preference given to college juniors and seniors and current teachers seeking license or endorsement in hard to fill disciplines.

 

Morton Gould Young Composers Award

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, or an international student with a student visa, and be under the age of 30. Applicant must applicant must submit a completed application form; one reproduction of a manuscript or score; biographical information including music studies, background and experience, and a list of compositions to date.

 

Summer Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: November 28

Applicant must be enrolled full time, be a communications major or have participated in communications-related extracurricular activities, and be able to participate in the nine-week program.

 

American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian (including Alaskan and Hawaiian natives), who is a United States citizen or permanent resident. Applicant must be a full-time student in a two- or four-year program at an accredited school.

 

Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be enrolled as a senior in an accredited United States high school and be a registered active member of a Boy or Girl Scout unit; applicant must have earned the Eagle Scout or Gold Awards. Applicant must be an active member of an Eastern Orthodox Church and have earned the Alpha Omega Religious Scout Award. Four letters of recommendation with application (one from leaders of each of the following groups: religious institution, school, community leader, and head of Scouting unit) required to be submitted.

 

NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program

Award: $27,500, Deadline: October 5

Applicant must be a candidate for a doctoral degree at a graduate institution within the United States. Award is to support the final analysis of the research topic and writing of a dissertation.

 

National President Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Michigan who is a high school senior and the child of a veteran. A minimum of 50 hours of community service, four letters of recommendation, verification of military service or parent, official transcripts, ACT or SAT Reasoning scores, and 1,000-word essay are required.

 

HENAAC Scholars Program

Award: $10,000, Deadline: April 30

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who is of Hispanic descent or has demonstrated significant leadership and community service within the Hispanic community. Applicant must plan to attend or is currently attending a two- or four-year college or university in the United States or Puerto Rico pursuing a degree in science, technology, or math (health and medical fields are not eligible). Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

 

Diversity Building Scholarship

Award: $7,500, Deadline: January 15

Selection is based upon: commitment to diversity, educational background, family educational history, financial need, residency.

 

Dean's Academic Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have been accepted by February 1 and have graduated in the upper 40% of their high school class. Applicant must have a combined SAT score of 1150 (composite ACT score of 26).

 

Presidential Scholarship

Award: $7,000, Deadline: March 1 (Priority)

Applicant must rank in top five percent of high school class and have a minimum composite ACT score of 30.

 

Trustee Academic Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must have minimum 3.0 GPA, and minimum composite ACT score of 22.

 

Dean's Scholarship

Award: $13,000, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.3 GPA and a minimum composite ACT score of 25 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1130).

 

Educators for Maine Loan

Award: $3,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a Maine resident.

 

Young Epidemiology Scholars (YES) Competition

Award: $50,000, Deadline: February 2

Applicant must be a high school junior or senior, who is a citizen or permanent resident (holding a green card) of the United States, and is enrolled in and attending a high school located in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, or the Mariana Islands; home schooled applicants who reside in those countries are also eligible. Original research project that applies epidemiological methods of analysis to a health-related issue in a human population is required; only one project per applicant will be accepted. Program is designed to inspire talented students to investigate the many behavioral, biological, environmental, and social factors that affect health, and based upon this knowledge, to identify ways to improve the health of the public. Award is applicable for tuition, required fees, and on-campus room and board at an accredited college or university located in the United States.

 

Licensed Mental Health Services Provider Education Program

Award: $15,000, Deadline: March 24

Applicant must be a registered or licensed psychologist, postdoctoral psychological assistant, postdoctoral psychological trainee, registered or licensed marriage and family therapists, or a registered or licensed clinical social worker.

 

Fannie and John Hertz Foundation Fellowship

Award: $40,000, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen with a minimum "A-" grade average during the last two years of undergraduate work pursuing a graduate degree in the applied physical sciences (no biological sciences). Students in joint professional degree programs (e.g., M.D./Ph.D.) are not eligible.

 

Daniel Ashley and Irene Houston Jewell Foundation Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a graduate of Gordon Lee Memorial High School in Chickamauga, Ga.

 

Presidential Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must demonstrate outstanding leadership, have a minimum composite ACT score of 30 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1330), and have an exceptional high school record.

 

Citadel Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 15

Selection is based upon merit.

 

Trustee Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and minimum composite ACT score of 23.

 

Academic Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Selection is based upon academic merit and financial need.

 

Presidential Scholarship

Award: $22,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA or rank in top tenth of class and have a minimum composite ACT score of 27 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1220). Leadership and extracurricular activities must be demonstrated. Selection based upon exceptional academic preparation and performance.

 

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Scholarship

Award: $20,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be enrolled full time and have musical talent. Audition required.

 

Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: Early March

Scholarships are offered in any of the following three categories: (a) to students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment; (b) to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or (c) to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care. Nomination by college or university is required.

 

Paul Powell Memorial AMVETS Award

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an Illinois resident attending school in Illinois, be single, and submit ACT scores, transcripts, rank in class, and tax forms.

 

O. Ray Moore Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

 

Good Samaritan Foundation Scholarship for Nursing

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Selection is based upon applicant's financial need, aptitude, and dedication. Interview is required. Applicant must attend a Texas school.