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Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 1 (fall); October 1 (spring)
Applicant must submit description of project (related to field of study), writing sample, transcripts, and list of courses planned to be completed.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 15; varies
Applicant must be a full-time student and member of Sigma Chi fraternity. Selection is based upon GPA.
Award: $7,500, Deadline: April 30
Applicant must be of Armenian heritage, be a full-time graduate student seeking a master's or doctorate degree at a highly- or most-competitive U.S. institution, and have a minimum 3.5 GPA in undergraduate work.
Award: -, Deadline: January 15
Applicant must be an entering freshman student who plans to pursue an undergraduate major in African and African-American studies; American culture studies; anthropology; archaeology; economics; education; environmental policy; international and area studies; philosophy-neuroscience-psychology; political economy; political science; psychology; urban studies; or women, gender, and sexuality studies.
Award: -, Deadline: January 21
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and have a minimum 3.2 GPA.
Award: -, Deadline: None
Applicant must submit resume and letter of interest.
Award: $4,000, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be of Armenian ancestry. Selection is based upon scholastic qualifications, financial need, and involvement in the Armenian community.
Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 21
Applicant must be Muslim or an active member of the Muslim community who is enrolled at an accredited university as an undergraduate (sophomore, junior, or senior) or graduate student (including Ph.D.) in the United States who is majoring in one of the sponsor's supported majors as found on their website. Minimum 3.0 GPA and United States citizenship/permanent residence required.
Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1
Applicant must be a full-time student showing clear evidence of academic focus in global relations or commerce. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.
Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 31
Applicant must be an international student, or a student pursuing a degree in international studies who will enroll full-time in an accredited post-secondary institution.
Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 3
Applicant must be a graduate of Hendersonville High School who plans to attend a two- or four-year college or university. Preference will be given to applicants who are pursuing a degree in English or international studies, though others will be considered. Minimum 3.0 GPA and financial need are required.
Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 15; July 15
Applicant must be a female undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited university/college in the U.S. with a demonstrated interest in international development, international relations, international trade, international economics, or international business. Three to five page essay required on this topic: "Discuss the economic and political ramifications of negotiating a free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union."
Award: -, Deadline: July 31
Applicant must be attending a four year college/university with an interest in International Affairs, Counterintelligence, and/or National Security. 600 to 800 word essay on Counterintelligence or National Security, photograph, resume, transcripts, and two letters of recommendation required.
Award: $8,000, Deadline: January 30
Applicants must be majoring in or have plans to major in business, communications, economics, engineering, international relations or journalism. They must demonstrate leadership potential and a commitment to success in a democratic, free enterprise society. Selection is based on academic merit, personal essay, leadership ability, professional potential and character.