Scholarships in Liberal Arts And Sciences

Larry Temple Scholarship

Award: $7,000, Deadline: December 1

Preference is given to an applicant majoring in liberal arts, fine arts, or social work, and to Texas residents.

Dedman Distinguished Scholars Award

Award: $7,000, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must rank in the top 5% of class and be enrolled in the Coll of Liberal Arts.

Charlotte W. Newcombe Dissertation Fellowship

Award: $25,000, Deadline: November 12

Applicants must have completed all pre-dissertation requirements. The dissertation can be in any field and must deal with the study of ethical or religious values in some area of human endeavor. Applicants working on D. Min., law, and other professional degrees are not eligible.

William Fairburn, Jr. and Cynthia Fairburn Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: January 29

Applicant must be a graduate of a Ventura County high school, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate an interest or involvement in sciences, liberal arts, and humanities.

Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women's Studies

Award: $5,000, Deadline: October 15

Applicant must be writing a dissertation on a topic concerning women or on women's/children's health.

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.

Sophia Kampher Scholarship

Award: $14,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a female graduate of a Montana high school. Preference is given to liberal arts majors.

Academic Year Internship

Award: -, Deadline: May 1 (fall); November 15 (spring); February 15 (summer)

Applicant must have completed at least two years of college. Summer interns receive a small stipend for the nine week program (pending funding from the museum). Internships are available in many departments.

Sam Hochberg Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: April 30 (Priority)

Applicant must be recommended by principal or guidance counselor and enroll as a full-time student. Selection is based upon academic potential.

Girl Scout Gold Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a woman and a recipient of the Girl Scout Gold Award, demonstrate financial need, and be accepted for undergraduate study in the College of Arts and Sciences or Case School of Engineering.

Russell Caldwell Neighborhood Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be nominated by their high school principal or college counselor and rank in the top of graduating class from one of the following Los Angeles high schools: Belmont, Crenshaw, Dorsey, Fremont, Huntington Park, Jefferson, Los Angeles, Manual Arts, Roosevelt. Priority is given to students majoring in the liberal arts.

Lorena and Wood Patrick Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA and have completed 60 semester hours.

Trinity Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a North Carolina resident and may not be enrolled as an engineering major. Selection is based upon academic and residential qualifications. Scholarship is awarded at the time of admission; no first time awards are made to upperclassmen.

John B. Wolf Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a full-time student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Andrew Squire Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Selection is based upon academic record.

Curtis Lee Smith Scholarship

Award: $18,000, Deadline: None

Selection is based upon academic record.

Elizabeth Walker Scholarship

Award: $18,000, Deadline: None

Selection is based upon academic record.

Talitha E. Carleton Memorial Scholarship

Award: $900, Deadline: April 5

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Harriet Irsay Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 1

Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student who is a United States citizen or permanent resident (preferably) of Polish heritage.

ACLS/New York Public Library Fellowship

Award: $65,000, Deadline: September 28

Applicant must identify specific resources and benefits to be gained from affiliation with the Center for Scholars and Writers. Applicant must be selected by both ACLS Committee and the New York Public Library. Applications must be submitted through the ACLS Online Fellowship Application system (OFA). OFA is accessible through the Fellowship and Grant Programs section of the web site. Applicant must apply separately to the Cullman Center at the New York Public Library (csw@nypl.org).

Jeanette K. Watson Fellowship

Award: $6,000, Deadline: March 4

Applicant must be a second semester freshman or sophomore at one of the 12 invited colleges with at least four semesters of full-time academic work remaining after the term in which the applicant applies. Applicant must be registered in a liberal arts track, demonstrate competence in college level work, be not more than 25 years old on March 1, 2013, and be an American citizen or 'green card' holder.

Arts and Science General Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must be enrolled at the University of Missouri at Columbia.

S.W. Schmall Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 10

Applicant must have a minimum 2.3 GPA and demonstrate financial need.

Oleta B. Amsler Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must display eclectic activities and interests in high school.

Gilbert Neiman Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Freshman applicant must submit a creative writing or critical essay and letter of recommendation from a senior English teacher. Three awards are made each year, one each to a freshman, sophomore, and junior.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

James and Frances Tingle Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Ann Marie Brown Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: November 30

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate community service and campus leadership.

Ralph J. Klein Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 1

Applicant must have completed a minimum of 30 credits at UMUC and must have demonstrated financial need.