Scholarships in College Sophomore

Persons Case Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: September 30

Applicant must be a Canadian citizen and resident of Alberta studying in a field that will contribute to the advancement of women, or in a field where members of his or her sex are traditionally underrepresented. Selection is based upon program of studies, academic ability and financial need. Award may only be used at an institution in Alberta, Canada.

 

Summer Student Research Assistantship

Award: $6,280, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen currently enrolled in a U.S. institution. Application, letter describing educational background, goals, and scientific experience, transcripts, and letters of recommendation must be submitted.

 

Korean-American Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: June 31

Applicant must plan to pursue post-secondary education. Financial need and minimum 3.0 GPA required.

 

Haynes Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: December 10

 

Leadership Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 2

Applicant must be a full-time student with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Essay and letter of reference required.

 

Louis Stokes Health Scholars Program

Award: $8,000, Deadline: March 15

Program seeks to increase the number of qualified, yet underrepresented college students entering the health workforce. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate an interest to work in underserved communities.

 

APICS CPIM Pearson VUE Jumpstart Program

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student member who will be taking the Basics of Supply Chain Management exam. Vouchers will be awarded to first 100 eligible applications received between January 1 and February 15.

 

STEM Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 26

Applicant must be a citizen of the United States who is registered for at least a half-time course load or more at a TSCG member institution in good standing as: a sophomore at a two-year institution; a sophomore at a four-year institution; a junior or senior at a four-year institution; or a first or second year student at a medical school.

 

T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood West Virginia Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: Rolling

Applicant must be a West Virginia resident who works a minimum of 30 hours per week at a licensed child care center, Head Start, or registered Family Child Care Home. Applicant must be currently enrolled in or accepted in on one of the following at a participating college or university: an associate degree program for early childhood education; a bachelor's degree program for early childhood education; or a bachelor's degree program for elementary education with an endorsement in early education Pre-K (T.E.A.C.H. will only pay for the early education endorsement classes). Recipient must commit to continue working at their present place of employment for at least one year depending on the type of scholarship awarded.

 

Pathways Scholarship

Award: $3,800, Deadline: March 2

Applicant must be a student attending Dominican University of California and be able to demonstrate financial need and enroll in the Pathways program for adult students.

 

Walter S. Barr Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a graduate of a Hampden County, MA, private or public high school. Selection is based upon academic ability, standardized test scores, and financial need.

 

Presidential Scholarship

Award: $8,000, Deadline: December 15

Applicant must have either a minimum composite ACT score of 29 (SAT combined reading and math score of 1280 or above) and rank in the top tenth of class or have a Regent Admission Index (RAI) or 335 or above. Interview is required; university must receive ACT scores prior to August 1 of senior year.

 

TREA Memorial Foundation National Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 30

Applicant must be the child or grandchild of a TREA member in good standing and be a dependent.

 

Laughlin Fellowship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.4 GPA, with straight A's in at least one academic subject and evidence of ability in at least one extracurricular area. Application, essay, and interview required.

 

Hodson Trust Academic Scholarship

Award: $9,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must submit application and essay and interview with faculty member (if selected). A resume of list of extracurricular leadership activities helpful. Only students who complete the application for admission (and who are admitted) are eligible for interview and final award. Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 weighted GPA and 1200 SAT/26 ACT for consideration.

 

Hodson Academic Scholarship

Award: $9,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be from an under-represented population. Applicant must submit application, essay, and interview (if selected). Resume or list of extracurricular leadership activities helpful. Only applicants who complete an application for admission (and are admitted) are eligible for interview and final award. Applicant must have a minimum 3.2 GPA.

 

VSAC Board of Directors Scholarship (Joseph Boutin)

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a resident of Caledonia, Essex or Orleans County or Burlington, VT who will attend an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding. Financial need must be demonstrated.

 

Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must have completed one year at Multnomah Bible Coll and Seminary.

 

Virginia Valk Fehsenfeld Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a resident of Kent County, Mich., have a minimum 3.4 GPA. Selection is based upon academic achievement, extracurricular activities, personal statement, and financial need.

 

Navy Supply Corps Foundation Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: April 10

Applicant must be the child of a Navy Supply Corps Officer (including Warrant) or associated supply enlisted ratings on active duty, in reserve status, retired-with-pay, or deceased, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based upon scholastic ability, character, leadership, and financial need.

 

Alumni Grant

Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 1

Applicant must be the child or grandchild of alumni/ae.

 

Bucklew Scholarship

Award: $6,200, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman who is a West Virginia resident.

 

Student Deposit Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 1 (Priority)

 

Music Scholarship

Award: $3,500, Deadline: March 1 (audition)

Awards are given to music and selected non-music majors for band/orchestral instruments, keyboard, and voice performance. Selection is based upon competitive audition.

 

Honors Program Scholarship

Award: $3,500, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA, rank in the top tenth of graduating class, and have minimum combined SAT I score of 1270 (composite ACT score of 29). Selection is based upon personal and academic recommendations and essay.

 

Music Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have experience and ability in vocal and/or instrumental music.

 

Schwan's Food Service Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must be a member or the child of a member of the American School Food Service Association (ASFSA). Selection is based upon essay and two recommendations.

 

Patti Johnson Wilson Foundation Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA, work part-time (at least 10 hours per week), and submit recommendations. Financial need is considered.

 

The Center for the Education of Women Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: January 23

Applicant must be a graduate, professional, or undergraduate-level student whose education has been interrupted. The interruption in education must be for at least 48 consecutive months, or a total of 50 months, not counting interruptions of less than eight months. Applicant must be pursuing a clear educational goal in any academic or professional program, full- or part-time at any campus of the University of Michigan. Past CEW Scholarship recipients are not eligible.

 

Philip and Alice Angell Eastern Star Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 9

Applicant must be a resident of Vermont who will pursue a degree in business or education at an accredited school approved for federal Title IV funding. Financial need and minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA required.