Scholarships in United States

Stamps Leadership Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must be an Oregon resident who graduated from an Oregon high school who will be an incoming freshman at the University of Oregon. Minimum 3.85 GPA and minimum 1240 combined math and critical reading SAT score OR 28 ACT composite score required. Leadership, perseverance, scholarship, service, and innovation must be demonstrated. Transcripts, test scores, activities and talents, volunteer service, work experience, and short-answer essays required.

Presidential Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a student in the top 15% of the Manhattan College applicant pool.

  • Riverdale
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

Dean's Award

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be in the top 25% of the Manhattan College applicant pool and must have demonstrated outstanding extracurricular accomplishments throughout high school.

  • Riverdale
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

Chancellor's Award

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate high academic performance, leadership ability, volunteer and community service work, and extracurricular involvement.

Lasallian Leadership Award

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have attended a Lasallian high school and demonstrated leadership in the community and high school. Essay, interview, and letter of recommendation from a member of applicant's Lasallian institution required.

Performing Arts Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate exceptional ability in the area of instrumental or vocal music and must be able to read music. Live audition and experience in choir, orchestral, band, or chamber music settings required.

Quadrangle Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must have experience working for high school's newspaper, yearbook, or literary magazine and wish to continue that interest at Manhattan College by writing for, editing, producing, and managing The Quadrangle.

  • New York
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: November 30; July 30

Applicant must be a high school senior or full-time undergraduate student at a four-year university in the United States. Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay on the following topic are required: What is your opinion on the importance and efficacy of the 7th Amendment and how does it affect your life?

Express Medical Supply Scholarship Program

Award: $500, Deadline: December 31

Applicant must be a legal resident or citizen of the United States who is enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year college within the U.S. Applicant must answer the following question on Twitter in 108 characters or less with the hashtag, #ExmedScholarship: If you could make one book required reading for everyone in the world, which book would you choose and why?

Ski Butlers Scholarship Fund

Award: $2,000, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must be a current undergraduate, graduate, or postgraduate student who is attending an accredited U.S. college or university with a passion for the mountains. A 600-word essay on the following topic is required: Write about your experiences in the mountains, skiing, and/or riding, and how following this passion has made you happier and more successful in the classroom.

SoundOut Social Media Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student attending a college, university, technical, or trade school in the United States or Canada. Applicant must submit a social media campaign for a company.

Human Resource Leadership Awards Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a graduate student pursuing a degree in the human resource field. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Virginia Nursing Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: June 30

Applicant must be a nursing graduate student in Virginia. Priority given to master's degree candidates who will teach in community colleges.

Celebrate Cherie Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming graduate student pursuing a career in physical therapy. Must be a legal resident of Northern Virginia (areas of Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William counties) and enrolled in a first professional doctor of physical therapy degree.

New York City Bilingual Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 9

Applicant must be bilingual and accepted into the Manhattan College graduate Education program. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Mayor's Graduate Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a full-time NYC government employee who is accepted into the graduate Education program at Manhattan College. Letter expressing interest in scholarship required.

William & Mary Scholars Award

Award: -, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be a academically distinguished student who has overcome an unusual adversity and/or are a member of an underrepresented group.

James Monroe Scholars Program

Award: $3,000, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be in the top 10-15% of all admitted students to the College of William and Mary.

  • Virginia
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

1693 Scholars Program

Award: -, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be a high school senior who will be attending The College of William and Mary. Essays, extracurricular involvement, leadership skills, letters of recommendation, and evidence of intellectual engagement required. Finalists typically rank in the top 1% of their class.

HomeInsurance.com Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: December 31

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is a graduating high school senior or full-time college student. Applicant must choose an essay option on the sponsor website and write about that topic in a 1,000 word essay.

Dawn Benson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,156, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an academically gifted graduate student. Preference given to students with international experience/backgrounds.

Dean Bettker Memorial Endowment

Award: $1,742, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a full-time student in the school of Education. Preference given to students who were born or reside in Western New York and who demonstrate financial need.

Community Partnership Award

Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an in-service educator who is enrolled part-time in a master's degree program in the School of Education. Preference given to educators currently working in the following school divisions: New Kent County, Newport News, York County, or Williamsburg-James City County. Resume and letter of recommendation required.

Harry Robert Elmore Memorial Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an academically distinguished Virginia resident graduate student attending the School of Education. Resume and letter of recommendation required.

S. Stuart Flanagan Family Graduate Fellowship

Award: $1,800, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a doctoral student who demonstrates significant financial need and high academic achievement. Preference given to Virginia residents who demonstrate independence, creativity, and entrepreneurial interests. Essay, resume, and letter of recommendation required.

The Frances H. and Robert O. Nelson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a student pursuing a career in either teaching or educational administration. Professional competence, commitment to education, and love of teaching and learning must be demonstrated.

Barbara M. Welch Graduate Fellowship

Award: $1,866, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be graduate student attending the School of Education. Resume and letter of recommendation required.

The Christopher Wren Association Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a part-time student attending the School of Education. Resume and letter of recommendation required.

S. Stuart Flanagan NHFCC Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a graduate student in the School of Education's Family Counseling program and who is also working in the New Horizons Family Counseling Center. Financial need and commitment to service must be demonstrated.

Dean Howard K Holland Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be a graduate student in the School of Education who has demonstrated commitment to service and motivation to work in the field of counselor education.