Scholarships in College Sophomore

Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a resident of Vermont who will pursue a degree in the social sciences at an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding. Academic achievement and community involvement/service must be demonstrated.

 

Virginia Teaching Scholarship/Loan

Award: $3,720, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a male, preparing to teach in elementary and middle school, be a minority student, or be preparing to teach in chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, or technology education. All applicants must be a resident of Virginia, have a recommendation from the school, and have a minimum 2.7 GPA. Award may be used at Virginia colleges or universities with state approved teacher preparation programs only.

 

Maxine Williams Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Selection is based upon interest in and a commitment to a career in medical assisting, financial need, academic ability, and demonstration of involvement in school and community. Award is limited to individuals enrolled in a post-secondary program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Students studying other allied health professions or planning to enter medical school are not eligible.

 

Associated Builders and Contractors Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 1

Applicant must have successfully completed at least one year of schooling in an associate or baccalaureate degree program in construction (other than a design discipline) by August 31, and be an active member of their school's ABC student chapter, if the school has one. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic performance, extracurricular activities, and employment experience.

 

Grand Rapids Foundation Michigan Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and have been a resident of Kent County, Mich. for at least three years. Applicant must attend any school in Michigan except Aquinas Coll, Calvin Coll, Cornerstone U., Davenport U., Grand Rapids Community Coll, Grand Valley St U, or Kendall Coll of Art and Design. Selection is based upon academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and a personal statement.

 

SICO Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a first-time college student enrolling full-time and must be a resident of Delaware; or Adams, Berks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, or York County in Penn.; or have graduated from Delmar High School in Del. or from Boyertown, Spring Ford, or Williams Valley high school in Penn.

 

Governor's Workforce Development Grant

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 30

Applicant must be an employed Delaware resident over 18 years old. Selection is based upon need. Award may be used at Delaware schools only.

 

Athletic Award

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must demonstrate athletic skill.

 

Joseph Henry Jackson Literary Award

Award: -, Deadline: Unknown

Applicant must be between 20 and 35 years of age by deadline and a resident of Nevada or northern California for three consecutive years prior to deadline. Applicant must submit an unpublished work-in-progress: fiction (novel or short story), nonfiction, prose, or poetry. Nonfiction writers who are not recipients of the award may be considered for the $1,000 Special Award for Nonfictional Prose. No separate application is required for the special award.

 

Edgar May Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a resident of Caledonia, Essex, Orange, Orleans, or Windsor County, VT who faces significant barriers or obstacles that limit access to education after high school. Financial need must be demonstrated.

 

Art, Music, and Theatre Award

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA for the music or theatre awards; minimum 2.5 GPA for the art award. Nomination by selected department is required.

 

Upper Valley Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a resident of the Upper Valley of Vermont who will attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding. Financial need and community involvement/service must be demonstrated.

 

A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicant must be an enrolled member of a tribe with proof of tribal enrollment or certificate of Indian Blood, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a full-time student, be a member of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (membership information is included with the application), and submit transcript, essay, and letters of recommendation and resume.

 

Roofing Industry Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must be an employee, the immediate family member of an employee, or an immediate family member of a regular contractor member of National Roofing Contractors Association.

 

SPE Foundation Scholarship

Award: $7,500, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must plan a career in the plastics industry. Financial need must be demonstrated. Three letters of recommendation, transcript, and essay are required. One award is reserved for two applicants from specific western Pennsylvania counties; one award is reserved for an applicant of Mexican heritage who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident; one award is reserved for an applicant from California, Oregon, Washington, or Arizona.

 

CCNMA Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 2

Applicant must be of Latino descent and be a California resident or be attending school in California. Essay, reference letters, transcripts, and samples of work required to be submitted. Selection is based upon commitment to a career in journalism, financial need, scholastic achievement, and community awareness.

 

AFSA Financial Aid Scholarship

Award: $3,500, Deadline: February 6

Applicant must be a dependent of a U.S. government Foreign Service employee and must attend a college in the United States, completing at least 12 credit hours per semester.

 

Bailey Minority Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: April 1 (summer and fall); November 1 (spring)

Applicant must be a member of an underrepresented group and be planning to study abroad at a council study center program.

 

Bud Glover Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a high school senior or college student who plans to or is already attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

 

L-3 Avionics Systems Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a high school senior or college student who is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

 

David Arver Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must attend an accredited vocational/technical school in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, or Wisconsin.

 

Thomas J. Slocum Memorial Scholarship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: February 15

 

Plane & Pilot Magazine/GARMIN Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 15

 

Lee Tarbox Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: April 1

Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

 

Mid-Continent Instrument Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

 

Dutch and Ginger Arver Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a high school senior or college student who is attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

 

Monte Mitchell Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: April 1

Award recognizes an AEA member employee for their pursuit of professional development and exemplary job performance. This scholarship will cover full registration, travel and hotel expenses for the AEA convention.

 

Together We Can Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 24

Applicant must be enrolled in a Hamilton County, Tennessee school and be a resident of Chattanooga.

 

John L. Dales Scholarship - Standard Application

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 15

Application is open to members of Screen Actors Guild or children of Screen Actors Guild. Member must be under the age of 21 and have been in good standing of the Guild for five years with a lifetime earnings of $30,000 earned in the Guild's jurisdiction. A parent of a child applying must have 10 vested years of pension credits or a lifetime earnings of $150,000 earned in the Guild's jurisdiction.

 

Garmin Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a high school senior and/or college student who plans or is planning to attend an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft maintenance program.