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350+ Unrestricted Scholarships for Every Academic Dream

Seeking higher education often comes with financial challenges, but numerous scholarships aim to alleviate this burden and make educational dreams achievable for students with different backgrounds and aspirations. From overcoming adversity to fostering innovation, there’s a scholarship tailored for nearly every endeavor. Whether you’re a high school senior dreaming of college, a graduate student aiming for career advancement, or an adult learner pursuing a new path, the world of scholarships offers a helping hand. Let’s explore a diverse array of scholarship opportunities, each with its unique focus and eligibility criteria, ensuring that every student has the chance to reach for the stars.


“A Helping Hand” Scholarship

The $500 "A Helping Hand" Scholarship is available for low-income students from high school to graduate level for the 2023-24 academic year, requiring an essay submission on educational aspirations, with recipients chosen based on essay quality and scholarship applications on the Scholarships360 platform.


“Jump for Joy” InstaScholarship

Scholarships360 is offering a $500 scholarship to a student who shares what activities bring them joy, whether it’s sports, movies, time with friends, playing with their dog, or meme scrolling on social media.


$1,000 Appily Easy College Money Scholarship

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to US high school students and college transfer students. One scholarship will be awarded each month.


$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship

IvyPanda offers a $1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship, awarding up to $1,000 to two students from any country who create and submit a creative video on selected topics. This opportunity is open to high school and postsecondary students interested in enhancing their educational outcomes.


$1,500 Keep Going Forward No Essay Scholarship

The Keep Going Forward Scholarship aids those embarking on new life phases like relocating, starting school, or pursuing new interests. It’s open to anyone committed to progressing towards something new, regardless of educational status or field.


$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is available to all students seeking financial assistance for their education, including high school students aiming for college, graduate students in master’s programs, and adult learners returning to school.


$2,000 Nitro College Scholarship Application

Nitro is offering a $2,000 scholarship to support students in financing their college education, recognizing the importance of resources in achieving educational goals and facilitating access to all the tools Nitro provides.


1 for 2 Education Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship requires applicants to be full-time students at an accredited four-year college or university with a minimum 3.0 GPA, and recipients are expected to fund future scholarships. The application may close early if 250 applications are received.


10 Words or Less Scholarship (

This scholarship is open to individuals aged 14–25 attending school in Fall 2024. Applicants must visit, like the page, and comment in 10 words or less on any post about why they deserve the $1,000 scholarship, with eligibility contingent upon liking the page.


10X Digital Marketing Scholarship

The 10X Digital Marketing Scholarship from 10x Digital grants $4,000 each to two high school seniors or undergraduates majoring in business, tech, marketing, or communications. Applicants must submit a 500-word essay about their background, target field of study and career, and how they plan to make an impact on the world.


2024 FFTA Scholarship

For over 30 years, the Foundation of Flexographic Technical Association (FFTA) has offered the FFTA Scholarship to assist students pursuing careers in flexography and/or graphic communications, helping them achieve their educational goals and manage college expenses.


2024 First-Generation Student Scholarship

Editor World LLC is offering a $500 scholarship in 2024 to first-generation students enrolled or planning to enroll in a trade school, college, or university, aimed at covering costs like books and supplies, with eligibility requiring that neither parent has completed a four-year degree.


2024 HireAHelper Skilled Trade & Technology Scholarships

With high demand and a shortage of skilled workers in trades like moving, now is an opportune moment to pursue education for entry into these thriving industries, facilitated by HireAHelper’s $2,000 scholarship awarded quarterly to eligible students.


3M Women in STEM Scholarship

Applicants must be female college undergraduates and NSCS members with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.


5 Strong Scholarship Program

The 5 Strong Scholarship Foundation partners with HBCUs to provide full-tuition scholarships and ongoing mentorship to promising student leaders who are graduating high school seniors from the Atlanta, GA, area, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and minimum ACT score of 19 or combined SAT score of 990, committed to their selected HBCU and participating in mandatory bimonthly College Ready Prep sessions.


A Better World Spirituality and Technology Advancement Scholarship

Applicants must be high school or college students who wish to promote a better world through spiritual and technological advancements. Students must write essays pertaining to the subject.


A Daring Path No-Essay Scholarship

The “A Daring Path” No-Essay Scholarship is available to individuals from all backgrounds and fields of study, aiming to empower those who are ready to embrace life fearlessly and pursue a life of fulfillment.


A Nurse I Am Scholarship

The A Nurse I Am Scholarship, sponsored by Careismatic Brands, grants $3,000 annually to multiple students enrolled in accredited nursing programs in the United States, reflecting the organization’s commitment to supporting diverse individuals pursuing healthier lives. Applications are accepted from February 1 to April 15 each year.


A.O. Putnam Memorial Scholarship

The A.O. Putnam Memorial Scholarship is for undergraduate ISE students interested in management consulting, attending a North American university, holding IISE membership, and maintaining a minimum 3.4 GPA. Nominations are due by November 15 and applications by February 1, accompanied by transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and more.


AANAPISI Scholarship

Open to undergraduate students of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity attending APIA partner schools and having a minimum 2.7 GPA. The organization offers special consideration for those from low-income backgrounds, first-generation college students, and those who are facing socioeconomic challenges.


Academic Scholarships

The ABA Academic Merit Scholarship targets second-year university or college students majoring in transportation or travel/tourism-related fields, emphasizing high GPA and academic excellence, with ABA members receiving priority consideration.


ACE Grants

The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant provides financial assistance to young men and women who aspire to earn a college golf scholarship through competitive junior golf.


ACES Scholarships/Bill Walsh Scholarship

University students interested in editing can apply for ACES Scholarships, which range from $1,500 to $3,500 annually and are awarded to college juniors, seniors, and graduate students pursuing editing careers. Special honors such as the Aubespin Scholar and Bill Walsh Scholarship are included, along with aid for attending the ACES conference.


Achieve Today Scholarship Fund

Entries for the scholarship are due at midnight on December 31 for the spring semester, and on August 31 for the fall semester. Winners are chosen within two weeks, and the scholarship covers tuition for the current semester. Submissions can be a three- to five-minute video or audio or an 800-word essay on personal development principles.


Act Six Scholars Program

Act Six is a leadership and scholarship program that connects local faith-based community affiliates with faith-based and social justice–based colleges to equip emerging urban and community leaders to engage the college campus and their communities at home.


Addiction Awareness Scholarship

Consider applying for the Addiction Awareness Scholarship offered by Seasons in Malibu, a renowned rehabilitation center, if you have a personal story or researched information to share about addiction. Open to high school and university students from any major, this scholarship provides an opportunity to shed light on addiction issues.


ADEA/Crest-B Scholarship for Dental Hygiene Students

The ADEA/Crest-B Scholarship for Dental Hygiene Students, sponsored by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA), supports aspiring oral health professionals by awarding $3,000 annually to two dental hygiene students pursuing education beyond an associate’s degree, with a focus on academic careers. Applicants must be ADEA members.


ADEA/Sigma Phi Alpha Linda DeVore Scholarship

The ADEA/Sigma Phi Alpha Linda DeVore Scholarship, sponsored by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA), awards $1,500 annually to an ADEA individual member enrolled part- or full-time in dental hygiene, education, or public health studies at any level. It honors Professor Linda Rubinstein DeVore’s legacy, emphasizing leadership in education or health care through exemplary class involvement or community service.


AFFCF’s Post-Secondary Scholarship

AFFCF’s Post-Secondary Scholarship aids individuals aged 18–25 who have been in Arizona state foster care and who are enrolled in at least six college credit hours and with a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Apply between June 1 and 30 for fall semester and November 15 and December 15 for spring semester.


AFSA National Essay Contest

Applicants must be US citizens, high school students, and have parents outside the Foreign Service. Eligible students attend schools in any US state, DC, territories, or overseas. The scholarship includes a $2,500 award and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, DC, for the winner and their parents.


AG Morgan Grant

The AG Morgan Grant for Entrepreneurs invites undergraduate and graduate students to enter an annual essay contest. Submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on “What inspired you to pursue entrepreneurship and your long-term business goals?”


AGI Scholarship Programs

Merit-based scholarships are available for undergraduate, graduate (master’s), and postgraduate (PhD and postdoctoral) students majoring in recognized geoscience programs at colleges or universities in the United States. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.


AI Innovators Undergraduate Scholarship

Introducing the AI Innovators Undergraduate Scholarship, celebrating exceptional undergraduates in AI studies, sponsored by CommandBar to support future AI pioneers. If you’re an undergraduate passionate about AI, apply by crafting concise essay responses and kickstart your journey as an AI innovator.


AIGA Worldstudio Scholarships

Scholarships are offered to underrepresented and economically disadvantaged students in illustration, photography, and communication design programs at US colleges, prioritizing diversity and social/environmental responsibility. Recipients are chosen based on ability, need, and their commitment to positive community impact through their work.


Air Force ROTC Scholarship

Discover the exceptional scholarships offered through the Air Force ROTC for those who have served or are currently serving in the US Air Force. Available to high school students, current college students, and enlisted airmen, these scholarships offer up to $18,000 per year for undergraduate studies while continuing service.


AIS Technolabs Scholarships

Applicants from any country enrolled full-time at a four-year institution for undergraduate or postgraduate studies are eligible. Scholarships cover various fields including marketing, human resources, mobile app development, game development, graphic design, real estate, accounting, engineering, and medicine, with no gaps between bachelor’s and master’s programs.


Alex Austin’s Overcoming Adversity Scholarship

Open to all high school and college students in the United States, including DACA recipients. Students who identify as part of a minority or who are or will be first-generation college students are encouraged to apply.


Alexander de Guia Memorial Scholarship

Any immigrant or child of immigrants from the Philippines who is in high school or studying at a two-year community college and planning to transfer may apply for this scholarship if they have at least a 3.5 GPA and community service and/or leadership experience.


All Star Verified Scholarship

Applicants must be high school, college, graduate, or adult students or parents of high school and college students. Applicants must complete the application form and answer the following question in 450 characters or fewer: “What is the best or worst part about finding or applying to scholarships?”


Allied Van Lines Scholarship

The Allied Van Lines Scholarship, funded by Allied Van Lines, awards $1,000 annually to three students enrolled in any accredited US university pursuing a degree in logistics or equivalent. Military Scholarship Competition

Applicants must be current or former military members or their dependents majoring in logistics or equivalent fields. The Military Scholarship Competition awards $1,000 annually to two applicants. Submit a 400- to 800-word essay on pursuing a career in logistics or supply chain management. Sponsored by Allied Van Lines, this scholarship emphasizes the influence of education.


Allwork Scholarship

This merit-based scholarship supports architecture students with demonstrated financial need. Students must be nominated by the dean or chair of the school of architecture in which they are currently studying to apply for this award.


Alpha Kappa Alpha Financial Need Scholars

Applicants must be full-time sophomore-level or higher students at accredited institutions, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, and demonstrate leadership or service. The program is open to all students regardless of background and does not require Alpha Kappa Alpha membership. Deadlines are April 15 for undergraduates and August 15 for graduates.


ALS Family Scholarship

The ALS Family Scholarship helps students affected by ALS pursue their career goals despite the challenges. Eligible applicants are the children or spouses of ALS patients or those who have passed away from the disease. To apply, explain how ALS has affected your life and how this scholarship will shape your career journey.


Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

Applicants are high school seniors interested in engineering. The Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship is sponsored by Amazon, and it supports high-achieving, low-income students passionate about computer science. Each year, 100 recipients receive aid for bachelor’s degrees in computer-related fields.


Amelia Earhart Academic Scholarship

College students in aviation or aerospace can apply for the Amelia Earhart Academic Scholarship by the Ninety-Nines. Established in 1940, it awards up to $10,000 annually to multiple recipients for flight training.


American Bullion Scholarship Program

The American Bullion Scholarship Program invites full-time undergraduate students at accredited US colleges to showcase their writing skills and understanding of metal assets’ benefits for a chance to win college funding. Applicants must be legal US residents or hold a valid US student visa. To apply, submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on a prompt related to metal assets.


American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program

The American Chemical Society Scholars Program grants renewable scholarships to high school seniors and college undergraduates from underrepresented groups to ease financial burdens. Applicants must intend to study chemical sciences and pursue chemistry-related careers.


American Fence Association Scholarships

The American Fence Association offers annual scholarships at FENCETECH. Recipients must work in the fence industry or be immediate family of an industry employee, have a B average GPA, and complete 40 hours of community service. Membership in the AFA is not required for eligibility.


American Legion Scholarship

The American Legion sponsors various scholarships, including Eagle Scout of the Year ($10,000), junior shooting sports and baseball, and scholarships for children of post-9/11 veterans. Additionally, scholarships are awarded to the three national finalists in the organization’s oratorical contest.


AMS Scholarships and Fellowships

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) administers an array of graduate fellowships and undergraduate scholarships. The fellowships and scholarships range from $1,000 to $26,000 and help further the education of outstanding graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a career in the atmospheric and related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.


AMS Scholarship Program 

The Allegheny Mountain Section Air and Waste Management Association offers scholarships to undergraduates pursuing careers in environmental fields. Valued at $5,000, this merit-based award is available to Pennsylvania residents who demonstrate high academic achievement, engagement in extracurricular activities, and community involvement. Additionally, graduate students may also be eligible.


AMVETS Scholarships for Veterans

Numerous scholarships are available to support US military veterans, including the AMVET National Scholarship Program. Geared toward veterans pursuing higher education after utilizing their G.I. Bill benefits, this program offers $1,000 per academic year for up to three years to honorably discharged veterans.


Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest

The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest requires students to raise awareness about different legal issues. Applicants must create a public service advertisement video (PSA) about how to drive courteously.


APHA Kaiser Permanente Community Health Scholarship

The APHA Kaiser Permanente Community Health Scholarship aims to cultivate diverse public health leaders dedicated to enhancing health equity nationwide. It supports incoming graduate students pursuing an MPH or DrPH/PhD at one of APHA’s eight partner universities, prioritizing first-generation college graduates, individuals from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, and those from underrepresented racial/ethnic groups.


Apprentice Ecologist Initiative

The Apprentice Ecologist Initiative is aimed at students who are passionate about environmental cleanup and conservation. Participants conduct their own environmental projects and then submit photos and an essay about it. Their work will be published on the Global Registry of Apprentice Ecologists. Top essays win $1,750 and a crystal award from the Nicodemus Wilderness Project, dedicated to long-term environmental benefits.


Arkansas Scholarship

The Swayze Woodruff Memorial Mid-South Scholarship, a top award in Arkansas, grants $9,000 to residents of Arkansas and surrounding states passionate about horseback riding. Eligible students must be AQHA or ACHYA members and regularly compete in quarter horse shows.


Army ROTC Scholarships

Army ROTC scholarships cater to high school students, college students, and enlisted soldiers, focusing on merit and grades rather than financial need. Options range from full tuition to two- to four-year degrees, including room and board, as well as book and fee allowances. To join the US Army, you must also take the ASVAB exam. Practice with a free ASVAB test and refer to the ASVAB Study Guide.


ARRL Foundation Scholarship Program

The ARRL Foundation offers scholarship programs for eligible amateur radio operators pursuing higher education. The ARRL Foundation manages more than 100 scholarships established by generous donors that range from $500 to $25,000.


ASHRAE Scholarships

Full-time postsecondary students majoring in engineering or a related field and planning a career in heating, refrigerating, and/or air conditioning industries should apply for American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Scholarships. Multiple awards of up to $10,000 are granted annually to applicants who submit an essay, transcripts, proof of enrollment, and three letters of recommendation. Funded by ASHRAE, a professional association dedicated to advancing HVAC&R system design and construction.


ASHRAE James R. Bullock Scholarship

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) James R. Bullock Scholarship aids qualified undergraduate mechanical or architectural engineering students in ASHRAE Region IV or graduates from this area. Applicants must pursue HVAC&R-related degrees, rank in the top 30% of their class, and meet one of two criteria: enrollment in an institution with an active ASHRAE student branch or attendance in an ABET or CACEI-accredited program.


ASHRAE Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship supports mechanical or architectural engineering students within ASHRAE Region I (Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Vermont, Maine, and New Hampshire) or graduates from this region. Applicants must pursue HVAC&R-related degrees, rank in the top 30% of their class, and meet one of two criteria: active ASHRAE student branch enrollment or attendance in an accredited program.


Asian American Architects and Engineers Foundation Scholarships

Each year, the Asian American Architects and Engineers Foundation offers scholarships to full-time students pursuing a career in the AEC industry (architecture, engineering, construction, etc.), who have demonstrated a measurable level of involvement in or service to the Asian/Pacific Islander community, and are student members of AAa/e.


Asian Pacific Fund Scholarship Program

The Asian Pacific Fund offers 10 scholarship programs with diverse eligibility criteria and awards ranging from $1,000 to $20,000. Eligibility requirements include Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity, a minimum GPA of 3.0, California residency (with preference for Bay Area residents), and being the first in the immediate family to attend college.


ASID Legacy Scholarship for Undergraduates

The ASID Legacy Scholarship is open to undergraduate students in their junior or senior year of a three-year accredited interior design program. Applicants are evaluated based on academic achievement, creative work, and a personal statement, with criteria including academic record, presentation skills, design and planning abilities, and conceptual creativity. A design portfolio demonstrating solutions for occupant well-being is required.


ASNT Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship

The $3,000 ASNT Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship is open to undergraduate students in the United States who major in engineering and have an active interest in the field of nondestructive testing and evaluation. Students applying for the scholarship must submit an essay describing how they envision the role of NDT/NDE in their career, official school transcripts, outline of their program of study, and three individual letters of support from faculty.


AvaCare Medical Scholarship

The AvaCare Medical Scholarship is awarded annually to one student pursuing a medical degree. Applicants must share an inspiring act of kindness, with finalists’ work posted online for public voting. The winner is chosen by a panel of judges based on various factors, including votes. Eligible applicants are current high school seniors or postsecondary students pursuing a medical degree in fields like therapy, nursing, and medicine and must be US citizens or hold an Alien Registration Card. Preference is given to students with physical disabilities.


Avalaunch Media Scholarship

The winner of the annual Avalaunch Media Scholarship Contest will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The contest is open to current, full-time students of accredited two-year or four-year Utah universities or colleges who are enrolled in a marketing, communications, or creative arts program with an emphasis in marketing.


AX Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled full- or part-time as an undergraduate at a college or university. An essay on a provided topic is required and must be submitted by July 1, 2024.


AXA Achievement Scholarship

The AXA Achievement scholarship is awarded to students who can demonstrate drive and ambition to succeed in their community, school, and work-related functions. Winners may be given a $2,500, $10,000, or $25,000 scholarship. A $1,000 grant will also be given to the winner’s school.


Axon Optic’s “Migraine Story” Scholarship

Any current, full-time student of an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age or specific major requirement. To enter, applicants must submit either an essay (maximum of 300 words), a video (less than one minute), or an image (photograph, drawing, etc).


Ayn Rand Institute Novel Essay Contest (Atlas Shrugged)

The contest is open to high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students. If you’re passionate about Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged, put your skills to the test with an 800- to 1,600-word essay. Prizes range from $25 to $10,000, with 84 students awarded in total.


Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Physics Teachers

The Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Physics Teachers is for those aspiring to teach high school physics. Open to high school seniors and undergraduates, this scholarship supports those preparing for a career in teaching physics. Around five students receive this scholarship annually. Scholarships are available only to US citizens attending US schools.


Barnes Scholarship

The scholarship provides $15,000 to award winners and is renewable. While the focus is based on financial needs, this scholarship also looks at the achievements and character of applicants.


Barry Goldwater Scholarship

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship supports college sophomores and juniors nominated by their institutions for their research potential in STEM fields. This scholarship offers up to $7,500 to cover various educational expenses.


Be Bold Scholarship

The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than two minutes to apply.Boldest does not mean “best” or “most accomplished.” Being bold means being earnest, determined, and moving.


Be the Boss Scholarship

The Be the Boss scholarship, founded by Bhavneet Chahal, co-founder of GoSkills, offers $2,000 biannually to female high school or college students aspiring to launch online businesses. To apply, submit a brief introduction about yourself along with your business plan.


Beacon Scholarship for Rural America

Carrot-Top Industries, Inc., a leader in flags and patriotic products since 1980 offers the Beacon Scholarship for Rural America. It awards $1,000 scholarships to one winner in the spring and two winners in the fall. Open to graduating high school seniors, current college students, and adult learners planning to enroll in college.


Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship

The Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship offers students an international study or internship experience, aiding over 125,000 students in 145 countries. Aimed at academically advanced students facing financial constraints, it helps break cultural barriers and advance careers.


Betty Harlan Memorial Art Scholarship

The Betty Harlan Memorial Art Scholarship aids graduating seniors from Boone, Ogle, or Winnebago County pursuing visual arts degrees. Eligible applicants need a minimum 2.75 GPA and active involvement in visual arts–related organizations.


Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship

Applicants must be accepted to an accredited four-year college. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of financial need, academic achievement, work history, and extracurricular involvement.


BigFuture Scholarships

No essay, no minimum GPA or test score, or citizenship requirements. Take steps on your dashboard to qualify for scholarships through your senior year. The more steps you complete and the earlier you start, the more chances you have to win. Entries roll over each month. The scholarship can be used at any two- or four-year college.


Bill Kane Undergraduate Scholarship

The award is a $1,000 scholarship awarded annually to an undergraduate student. Recipients may spend the award in any manner they desire. Recipients will also receive a one-year complimentary student membership in SHAPE America.


Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship

The Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) Scholarship supports high school seniors of African descent planning to attend a four-year college. Eligible students must pursue a bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs. A minimum 3.3 GPA and financial need are required.


BMTX Financial Empowerment Scholarship

Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate-level students, US citizens, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a creative video explaining the importance of financial literacy in both their lives and their career. Special consideration is given to applicants who are actively promoting financial literacy within their community.


BMW Engineering Scholarship

This annual scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. BMW is world famous for designing and building luxury, high-performance passenger cars and motorcycles. The company is also a leader in developing and manufacturing high-tech, high-performance internal combustion engines.


Boren Scholarship

Boren Scholarships, part of the National Security Education Program, support students studying abroad in underrepresented countries and learning less commonly taught languages. Applicants commit to working with the federal government for at least a year post graduation. Scholarships range from $8,000 to $20,000.


Boyk Law Veteran Scholarship

The Boyk Law Veteran Scholarship offers $2,000 to current college students who served in the armed forces or are children of US veterans. Applicants must submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay answering two of these questions: (1) “What drives your pursuit of higher education and career goals?” (2) “How has your military background impacted your life?” and (3) “What advice would you offer to future Armed Forces members or children of Veterans?”


Bright Futures Scholarship

The Bright Futures Scholarship provides tuition assistance to Florida high school graduates who exemplify academic excellence. Some of the requirements include a high school diploma and completed FASFA application and being enrolled in at least six nonremedial semester credit hours. The scholarship can last up to five years from high school graduation.


Bright!Tax Global Scholar Initiative

Applicants must be US citizens who want to study abroad for at least one full semester at an accredited institution. Selection is based on academic and extracurricular achievement, community involvement, future ambitions, and financial need.


Bronx Injury Lawyers P.C. Essay Contest $500 Scholarship

The Bronx Injury Lawyers P.C. Essay Contest offers a $500 scholarship for postsecondary law students passionate about Bronx truck accident law. Submit a concise essay in PDF format, maximum 1,500 words, addressing the prompt. Include your name, address, phone number, major, and college. Support arguments with case law and articles, ensuring proper grammar and citation.


Builders’ Association Scholarships

Established in 1992, the Builders Scholarship Foundation uses investment income from the scholarship endowment fund to create scholarships for outstanding individuals preparing for a career in construction within the area served by the association. Through members’ generous donations, the fund now exceeds $1,000,000.


Burger King Scholarship

Founded over a decade ago, the Burger King McLamore Foundation has raised more than $35 million to support over 33,000 students. The co-founder of Burger King, James W. McLamore started this foundation with the intention to help employees and their families pursue higher education. The Burger King McLamore Foundation serves the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada.


C.B. Gambrell Undergraduate Scholarship

The C.B. Gambrell Undergraduate Scholarship is for ISE (Industrial & Systems Engineering) students in their sophomore, junior, or senior year with a 3.4 GPA. Nomination required by November 15, application due February 1. Includes submission forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


Cameron Impact Scholarship

The Cameron Impact Scholarship is a prestigious, four-year, full-tuition scholarship awarded annually to 10–15 exceptional high school students. Recipients demonstrate excellence in academics, extracurricular activities, leadership, and community service. The scholarship aims to support students who aspire to make a positive impact on their communities and the world. It covers full tuition, fees, and books at any accredited US college or university of the recipient’s choice.


Career Development Grants

The Career Development Grants, funded by AAUW, offer up to $20,000 annually to women with a bachelor’s degree seeking career advancement. Applicants preparing for career changes or re-entering the workforce in fields like education, STEM, or social sciences are eligible. Priority is given to women of color and those pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields. Student-Caregiver Scholarship

Each year, two $1,500 scholarships are granted to student caregivers to offset tuition and book expenses. Eligible applicants must be full-time students at accredited US colleges or universities, or full-time high school students registered for the following semester at a qualifying institution.


Carl’s Music Matters Scholarship

This scholarship encourages high school seniors passionate about music to pursue their creative aspirations. Aspiring musicians can apply by submitting a short video discussing adversity they’ve faced and how they overcame it, along with sharing their relationship with music and its significance to them.


Cashtelligent Financial Literacy Scholarship

Applicants must be high school or college students, graduate school students, adult students, or parents of students enrolled or planning to enroll in any accredited colleges in the United States. There are no requirements for field of study.


CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

This award is for full-time African American or Black students pursuing a degree in visual arts, including architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production, and other decorative arts.


CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship

Each year CC Bank’s Young Scholars Scholarship offers up to five $2,000 scholarships to students attending universities, colleges, and other academic institutions across the United States. Applicants must be under the age of 30, be US residents, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and, at the time of the scholarship award, be enrolled at an academic institute.


CGX Scholarship Program

The Coast Guard Exchange (CGX) Scholarship Program supports dependent children of Coast Guard personnel pursuing undergraduate studies. Each year, outstanding applicants receive a one-time $2,000 scholarship, with the number of scholarships awarded depending on available funding.


Chegg Scholarship

Chegg, Inc., provides $1,000 monthly scholarships to current high school students at least 16 years of age or for students enrolled in college or university in the United States. A new and separate contest is held each month with only one winner for each. An essay is included in the application process.


Chick-fil-A Scholarship

Chick-fil-A provides Remarkable Futures scholarships to restaurant team members. The True Inspiration Scholarship awards $25,000 to undergraduate or graduate students with high GPAs and financial need. The Leadership Scholarship offers $2,500 to team members enrolled in two- or four-year colleges or universities.


Chief Lawrence J. Nemec Jr. Memorial Scholarship

The Chief Lawrence J. Nemec Jr. Memorial Scholarship honors his legacy by supporting five volunteer firefighters or EMTs in achieving their educational goals. High school, undergraduate, or graduate students with financial need can apply. Share your motivation for volunteering and provide proof of service.


Children of Fallen Patriots Scholarship

The Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation aims to provide college funding for every child of a fallen patriot. They assist families of service members from all armed forces branches who died due to combat casualties, training accidents, service-related illnesses, suicide, and other duty-related deaths as determined by the Department of Veterans Affairs.


Christianson Grant

The Christianson Grant is awarded to motivated young Americans who create and carry out their own meaningful service projects abroad. Grantees also share their experiences via regular blog posts about their project and a completion report to further international understanding and promote cultural awareness.


Chuck Hall Star of Tomorrow Scholarship

This award honors outstanding male high school seniors or college students who excel in bowling. Candidates must be nonprofessional United States Bowling Congress (USBC) members under 20 years old by August 1. Star qualities include exceptional bowling performance, academic achievement, and involvement in extracurricular and civic activities. The winner receives a $6,000 scholarship.


CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores with a GPA of 3.0+, SAT score of 1000+ or ACT score of 21+, and a household income up to $120,000 annually. They must meet CIA employment criteria, commit to summer work experiences, and work for the CIA 1.5 times the scholarship duration.


Civic Engagement Scholarship

Illinois State University’s Civic Engagement Scholarship is for freshman and transfer students dedicated to civic engagement and community service. To apply, students must meet the university’s priority deadline (November 1 for Summer and Fall, August 1 for Spring). Once accepted, they’re automatically considered for the scholarship if they’ve submitted their application, transcript, and SAT or ACT scores.


Clare Boothe Luce Program for Women in STEM

The Clare Boothe Luce Program scholarships are specifically geared towards women who are pursuing an education and career in a STEM field. This program provides both undergraduate and graduate scholarships. The program also offers research awards, graduate fellowships, and professorships. All grants and scholarships are provided to four-year higher education institutions and not the individual student.


CMP Scholarship Program

The Civilian Marksmanship Program provides several scholarship programs for deserving high school seniors who excel in marksmanship. Eligible applicants must be a US citizen; be of good moral character; be a graduating high school senior; demonstrate acceptance to a university, college, or trade school leading to a diploma or trade certification; and demonstrate marksmanship competition experience (this includes air gun, smallbore, pistol, rifle, shotgun, archery, etc.).


Cobell Scholarship

The Cobell Scholarship, managed by Indigenous Education, Inc., supports full-time postsecondary students from federally recognized tribes. Undergraduates can receive up to $5,000, while graduate and professional degree candidates can receive up to $10,000.


College Photographer of the Year Award

The College Photographer of the Year contest is open to student photographers, undergraduates and graduates, enrolled for at least one term between September and December. If you haven’t worked two or more cumulative years as a full-time multimedia producer, you’re eligible.


CollegeXpress Scholarship

Sign up for CollegeXpress to gain entry into its annual $10,000 scholarship contest. Since 1995, CollegeXpress has aimed to connect students with their ideal schools. 


Collegiate Beef Advocacy Program

The Collegiate Beef Advocacy Program connects high school graduates with an interest in the culinary arts to beef industry experts to access mentorship, cattlemen, and cattlewomen to help improve their leadership skills. At the end of the one-year program, members receive $2,000 each. The scholarship is provided by American National CattleWomen, Inc.


Computer Science Scholarships

The Entertainment Software Association provides an excellent computer science scholarship for women and minorities in the field, offering $3,000 annually for those pursuing careers in video game and/or computer arts. Renewal is possible for up to four years, subject to ongoing eligibility.


Coolidge Scholarship

The Coolidge Scholarship, awarded annually to high school juniors, covers full tuition, room and board, and other expenses for any four-year undergraduate program in the United States. Academic achievement is the primary eligibility criterion, reflecting President Calvin Coolidge’s priorities.


Cosmetology Scholarships

Discover financial assistance for cosmetology school with the Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship, funded by the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation. Up to $10,000 is available for legal US and Canadian residents over 18. Each competition awards 10 winners with funding covering 50% of their program’s tuition costs.


Courage to Grow Scholarship

The Courage to Grow Scholarship was created to help students who dream of higher education make that a reality. This award can be for up to $500 and is given to determined students with a GPA of 2.5 or better on a scale of 4.0. Students must also be able to show courage and passion to live out their dreams.


Cover Guy Annual Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled in a university, college, or trade school program in the United States or Canada, submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay about their experiences with hot tubs and their beneficial effect, and submit an achievements biography that defends their strong candidacy for the award.


Craig Dickinson Memorial Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating seniors who were home educated for at least the last two years. Students must graduate and begin an educational program at a college or university. Selection will be based on the application, references, autobiography, homeschool transcript, and selected test scores, if applicable.


Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

If you’re 14 or older, in high school or college, and love creating art, consider entering the Gallery Collection’s Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest. The winner receives $10,000 for their best holiday, greeting, or all-around holiday card design. While public voting selects the top 10 finalists, the ultimate winner is chosen by a panel of judges.


Critical Language Scholarship

The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) is ideal for students seeking financial assistance for language-based education. CLS is a part of the government’s vision to increase the number of Americans who speak foreign languages. Some of the key languages include Bangla, Korean, Punjabi, and Turkish. Scholarships cover full travel expenses for US postsecondary students keen on studying crucial languages abroad. Winners spend 8–10 weeks immersed in one of 13 languages vital for US global engagement, including Arabic, Chinese, and Russian. The program offers intensive language training and cultural experiences to boost proficiency.


Customized Girl Annual Scholarship

College-bound high school seniors or current college students can vie for the Customized Girl Annual Scholarship, offering $500. Simply post a short “statement for the world” on an Instagram photo caption. Customized Girl, a custom T-shirt company, sponsors this scholarship for those eager to make a statement.


Cybersecurity & The Latinx Community Scholarship

The Cybersecurity & the Latinx Community Scholarship supports Latinx students in cybersecurity, fostering a brighter future. If you’re a low-income, Latinx undergrad in this field, share your passion and vision for post-graduation impact to apply.


DACA Scholarship

The Dreamers Scholarship is awarded to undocumented DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) students who are applying to one of the 12 DACA partner schools and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. The reward is up to $12,500 for associate’s degrees and $25,000 for bachelor’s degrees. It is renewable as long as the criteria are met.


Daniels Scholarship

The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for motivated students to attend the college of their choice. Daniels Scholars receive up to $100,000 to be applied at any two- or four-year, nonprofit, accredited college or university in the United States, depending on financial need.


Darrel Hess Community College Geography Scholarship

The Darrel Hess Community College Geography Scholarship supports community college students transferring as geography majors to four-year institutions. Sponsored by the American Association of Geographers, it awards $1,500 annually to two recipients for educational expenses.


Davidson Fellows Scholarships

Applicants must be 18 or younger and able to attend the awards reception in Washington, DC. In addition to the monetary award, the institute will pay for travel and lodging expenses. Three nominator forms, three copies of a 15-minute DVD, and additional materials are required.


Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students who participate in the progressive movement, acting in the interests of issues such as the expansion of civil rights and international solidarity, among others. Applicants must also have demonstrated financial need and a solid academic record.


Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship

The Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award supports high school, college, and graduate students committed to combating cyberbullying. Eligible applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited US college or university. To apply, submit a 500-word essay answering one of the following questions: “Why is it important to work to delete cyberbullying?” or “How has cyberbullying personally affected you?”


Dell Scholars

The Dell Scholars program, created by the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation, provides tuition assistance to future college students who are the first in their family to pursue a higher education. The program provides mentorship and access to a resourceful network of high achievers. Dell Scholars can look forward to textbook credits, a laptop, and more.


Delta Theta Chi Sorority National Memorial Scholarship

Applicants must provide transcripts for the past four years. Students graduating from high school or current undergraduate freshmen must provide official documentation of their grade point average and SAT and/or ACT scores. Applicants must complete the application in full, including the essay, and provide at least one letter of reference.


Denny’s Hungry for Education LGBTQ Scholarship

Applicants must identify as LGBTQ and be US citizens or legal permanent residents. Students of color who identify as LGBTQ, students who are transgender or identify as nonbinary, students with disabilities who identify as LGBTQ, and those from diverse geographic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. While grades and academic performance are considered, emphasis may be placed on applicants’ essay submissions.


Des Moines Women’s Club Literature Scholarship

This scholarship is available to applicants who are graduating high school seniors who will be pursuing a major or minor degree in literature, language arts, journalism, writing, or language education at a college, university, or conservatory.


Design Thinking Scholarship

The American Graphics Institute offers scholarships to promote design and creative thinking. Available annually, these scholarships are open to students in accredited postsecondary programs in the United States, including undergraduate and postgraduate programs, with separate scholarships for those attending American Graphics Institute programs.


Diversity in Esthetics Scholarship for PCA Partner Schools

The Diversity in Esthetics Scholarship for PCA Partner Schools, funded by Beauty Changes Lives, awards $5,000 annually to one student from an underrepresented group in esthetics.


Divorce Stigma Scholarship

Applicants must be currently enrolled at or accepted to an accredited US community college or undergraduate or graduate program and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must write an essay explaining how a divorce produced a positive outcome for those involved.


DoD SMART Scholarship Program

SMART is a scholarship-for-service program offering full tuition and financial benefits in exchange for post-graduation civilian service in a Department of Defence (DoD) facility. Participants also gain valuable hands-on research experience through internships at DoD facilities. The SMART Scholarship Program is available for both undergraduate and graduate students in approved STEM fields. It covers full tuition, offers research internships, and provides a stipend ranging from $30,000 to $46,000 annually.


Doodle 4 Google Scholarship

Express your creativity by designing a Google logo doodle using any medium. The national winner’s artwork will be showcased on the Google homepage, and they will receive a $30,000 scholarship plus a $50,000 tech grant for their school.


Double A Solutions $1,000 Annual Scholarship

Students must be high school seniors or enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university in the United States or Canada. Applicants must submit an essay addressing a provided topic. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission. Employees of Double A Solutions and their immediate family members are ineligible.


Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship

Since 1982, the US Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) has awarded over $1.5 million in scholarships and internships to students from disenfranchised groups. Most notably, the Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders seeks to recognize Hispanic students who share Dr. Andrade’s lifelong commitment to servant leadership.


Dr. Pepper Scholarship

Dr. Pepper awards $100,000 prizes annually to students aged 18 to 24 who are pursuing higher education. Applicants create a profile, fill out an application, and submit a video detailing their aspirations. Finalists throw a football at a college football conference championship game, with up to $25,000 awarded.


Duck Tape: Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest

Create and wear your original and unique prom wear using Duck-brand duct tape and/or Duck-brand crafting tape. Submit photos of your prom creation for a chance to win several awards worth $10,000.


Dunkin’ Donuts Scholarship

Dunkin’ Donuts, in partnership with Scholarship America, awards nearly $2 million in scholarships annually to eligible high school seniors. These scholarships vary in amount and region, with some being awarded locally and others nationally. For instance, in Rhode Island and Bristol counties of Massachusetts, six seniors receive $10,000 each.


Dwight D. Gardner Scholarship

The Dwight D. Gardner Scholarship is granted to an industrial and systems engineering (ISE) undergraduate student at a North American university. Applicants must be Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) members with a minimum GPA of 3.4. Nominations are due by November 15, with completed applications due by February 1. Application packages include submission forms, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and more.


Dylan’s Journey Memorial Scholarship

The Dylan’s Journey Memorial Scholarship is available to students with neurofibromatosis (NF) and/or any learning disability. Eligible applicants include high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. To apply, submit a video or essay discussing your experience with NF or a learning disability, your motivation for pursuing higher education, and why you’re a suitable candidate for the scholarship.


Eagle Scout Scholarships

Scholarships for Eagle Scouts consist of three types: academic, merit, and field study. Scouts can apply as seniors in high school and win a scholarship ranging from $2,000 to $50,000 depending on the type of scholarship. Eligibility is based on academic achievement, scout participation, and financial need.


Education Accessibility Scholarship

Connecticut Trial Firm is seeking applicants for the Education Accessibility Scholarship. Students are invited to share their ideas on improving America’s public education system in a 750-word essay. The best essay will earn the applicant a $1,000 scholarship to support their education.


Educational Advancement Foundation Merit Scholarship

Full-time college students at the sophomore level or above, including graduate students, can apply for this program regardless of their sex, race, creed, color, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or disability. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate community involvement and service. Membership in Alpha Kappa Alpha is not required.


EK Insurance Scholarship

EK Insurance offers a $500 scholarship to college students who submit a video essay on topics like daycare/childcare insurance, flood insurance, or earthquake insurance. Applicants from any major can apply if enrolled at an accredited two-year or four-year university.


Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship

The Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship, dedicated to Sheri Rosser, aims to promote mental health awareness and support innovative solutions for mental health challenges. The scholarship is open to students at any educational level and in any field of study. Applicants must have personally experienced mental health challenges or have close ones who have.


Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship

The Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship aims to empower future women leaders in the tech industry and is open to women at any educational level and in any field of study. Applicants must intend to pursue technical or nontechnical careers that use technology to improve the world.


Elizabeth Schalk Memorial Scholarship

The Elizabeth Schalk Memorial Scholarship honors the resilience of those affected by mental health challenges, offering financial aid to students who have faced such struggles. High school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students are eligible to apply by sharing their personal experiences with mental illness and its impact on their lives and relationships.


Elk Mountain Tents Outdoors Enthusiast Scholarship

Applicants must be registered for a college, university, or technical school for the fall term. Students must be at least 16 years of age with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must have a love for the great outdoors. An essay submission on a provided topic is required.


Elks Most Valuable Student Competition

Since 1931, the Elks National Foundation has helped students recognize their academic dreams. Each year, we award more than $3 million in college scholarships to at least 800 outstanding, service-minded high school seniors.


Elks Scholarship

The Elks National Foundation (ENF) offers four scholarships for those seeking financial support for postsecondary education. Most are available to Elk members or their children or grandchildren. The ENF also has a program meant specifically for medical students seeking certification. Local lodges and Elks associations may offer more scholarships as well.


Employment Boost College Scholarships

Requirements include a minimum 3.6 GPA and current enrollment in a US high school or college. One scholarship targets STEM students, while the other is open to students of all majors.


ENF Emergency Educational Grants

The ENF Emergency Educational Grants offer up to $5,000 annually to full-time US university students who are children of deceased or disabled Elks members. Deceased parents must have been ENF members for at least one year before their passing, while disabled parents must have been members for at least one year before becoming disabled.


Engebretson Foundation Scholarship

The Engebretson Scholarship Foundation, established in 2006, honors the legacy of David J. Engebretson, a compassionate businessman from South Dakota who prioritized helping children. His dream of always giving back inspired the foundation’s mission to support children in need through scholarships and charitable initiatives.


Engineering Technology Scholarships

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) offers Engineering Technology Scholarships for bachelor’s or associate’s degree seekers pursuing a career in HVAC&R. Applicants must be in the top 30% of their class and meet criteria such as attending an accredited program or an institution with an active ASHRAE student branch.


Fallen Heroes Scholarship

The Coast Guard Foundation’s education support is a crucial pathway to realizing the American Dream for Coast Guard families. The Fallen Heroes Scholarship exemplifies this commitment by honoring the service of fallen heroes and providing meaningful support to their families.


FCCLA Memorial Scholarship

The Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Memorial Scholarship pays tribute to the remarkable leadership and contributions of members and leaders. This scholarship opportunity is open to graduating high school seniors who are FCCLA members who plan to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited institution.


Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program

The Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program, funded by Fontana Transport Inc. supports future community leaders in pursuing higher education. Each year, the program awards up to $5,000 to several underrepresented high school seniors who will be first-generation college students and are committed to supporting their families and communities.


Foot Locker Scholarship

The Foot Locker Scholarship awards high school students $20,000 towards their college tuition. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, participate on a school or community team, and demonstrate community service. One of the 20 recipients will receive an additional $5,000 from Foot Locker’s former chairman and CEO Ken C. Hicks.


Ford Motor Company Fund

The Ford Fund’s mission is to strengthen communities and enhance people’s lives. Through partnerships with Ford dealers and nonprofit organizations, they provide access to opportunities and resources that enable individuals to realize their full potential. Each year, the Ford Fund invests over $16 million in educational initiatives, empowering people to lead positive change in their communities and personal lives. Scholarship

The Scholarship educates about real estate through an essay contest. Submit an 800- to 2,000-word paper on renting versus owning a home for a chance to win. First place receives $4,000, and second and third place each receive $1,000.


Forward Steps Scholarship

The Forward Steps Scholarship supports foster youth in Colorado who are pursuing higher education. It is exclusively available to those with a foster care background, and applicants must attend or plan to attend partnering institutions in selected areas.


Frame My Future Scholarship

The Frame My Future Scholarship Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and APO/FPO addresses (excluding Puerto Rico and other US territories) who are attending a full-time post–high school institution. This includes community colleges, undergraduate colleges or universities, and graduate schools in the United States.


Franchise.Law Entrepreneur Scholarship

Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States, which includes incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or who possess a GED. Students must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay submission is required on a provided topic.


Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

The mission of the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund is twofold. First, it helps offset the high cost of a college education for the sons and daughters of American heroes. Second, it is a reminder to the recipient that their parents’ sacrifice will never be forgotten by a grateful nation.


Frito-Lay Community Builder Scholarship

Frito-Lay’s Community Builder scholarship program aims to support students pursuing higher education by recognizing their contributions to their communities.


Fulbright Scholarship Program

The Fulbright Scholarship Program, named after founder Senator J. William Fulbright, has impacted over 250,000 students and teachers in 70 years. It offers multicultural experiences and collaboration with universities worldwide in fields like public health, STEM, communications, and journalism.


Future Designer Scholarship

The Future Designer Scholarship is open to full-time college students over 17 with a passion for art and the holidays. The winner receives $2,500 and their design featured on Create a holiday greeting card based on the theme “December holidays and seasonal greetings” using any two-dimensional medium.


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.


GEM Fellowship Program

The GEM Fellowship provides master’s and doctoral students access to leading engineering and science firms and universities in the nation. It promotes opportunities in industry, including research and development, product development, and high-level technical careers, and exposure to academic opportunities.


GeneTex Scholarship

The GeneTex Scholarship is available for STEM students enrolled at accredited postsecondary institutions worldwide. Sponsored by GeneTex, a leading biotechnology company, this scholarship supports young scientists pursuing higher education to advance scientific discovery. The $2,000 award is offered biannually, with deadlines typically in July and December or January.


Georgia Student Finance Commission HOPE Scholarship

The HOPE (Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally) Program is an umbrella of scholarship programs, including the HOPE Scholarship, HOPE Grant, Zell Miller Scholarship, Zell Miller Grant, Hope GED Grant, and Hope Career Grant. Founded in 1992, HOPE is funded by the Georgia Lottery for Education. This initiative has helped more than 1.8 billion students pay for tertiary education in Georgia.


Getting Real About Distracted Driving Scholarship

The $1,500 Getting Real About Distracted Driving Scholarship is open to college-bound high school seniors and current college students. Design an advertisement that creatively educates others about the dangers of distracted driving. Sponsored by Comedy Defensive Driving, this scholarship aims to promote safe driving practices with a touch of humor.


Godi Arts Scholarship

This scholarship aims to support students who are pursuing the arts so they can afford to complete their college degrees.


Google Scholarships

Google offers various scholarships and grants to support students pursuing careers in technology. Programs like the Generation Google (North America) and Google Lime Scholarship provide financial assistance. Additionally, Google offers travel and conference grants to help students attend technology conferences nationwide.


Google Student Veterans of America Scholarship

As part of its commitment to military veterans, Google established the Google SVA Scholarship in partnership with Student Veterans of America. The scholarship provides assistance to student veterans who are pursuing university degrees in the field of computer science in the United States. Selected students will receive $10,000.


Gordon Hay Scholarship

The Gordon Hay Scholarship Fund honors the memory of Gordon Hay, an advocate for transformative change in business. It’s a merit-based scholarship that celebrates his belief in the power of authentic engagement and passion for achieving exceptional results.


GoSkills Scholarship

The GoSkills Scholarship is open to female high school and college students. The application process is conversational, with open-ended questions about your concerns and role models. Alongside the application, applicants need to provide a link to their business plan, with instructions provided by GoSkills. 


Got a Spine Scholarship

To be eligible for the Arctic Chiropractic Got a Spine Scholarship, applicants must enroll in college or university by October 2024 and attend full-time. They need to maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher in the last academic year and be residents of the United States or Canada. Additionally, they must attend a school in the United States or Canada by October 2024. 


Gypsy Lore Society Young Scholars’ Prize

The Gypsy Lore Society Young Scholars’ Prize aims to promote the study of gypsies and travelers in Romani culture. This unique scholarship is open to both college students and graduate students alike. The award will be given to the writer of the best unpublished paper on the topic, and Gypsy Lore Society members are given priority.


Harold and Inge Marcus Scholarship

The Harold and Inge Marcus Scholarship recognizes exceptional undergraduate students in industrial and systems engineering (ISE). Eligible applicants must be US residents, IISE (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers) members, and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.4. Nominations close on November 15, with completed applications due by February 1. Required materials include submission forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


Harpo Foundation Grants for Visual Artists

The Harpo Foundation was established in 2006 to support emerging visual artists. The foundation seeks to stimulate creative inquiry and to encourage new modes of thinking about art. It views the definitions of art and artist to be open-ended and expansive.


Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowship

Applicants must be doctoral students who have completed all course work and are performing dissertation research. Research topics should involve historical questions and should relate to the collections in the Hagley Library. Fellows will receive housing, office space, a computer, and internet access. A presentation is required at the end of the residence period.


Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association Travel Grant Program

Applicants must be current graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, or independent researchers. Applicants must ensure that the library's contents will meet their research needs before applying.


Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship

The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship is funded by the Legal Defense Fund, America’s premier legal organization fighting for racial justice. Their Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship awards $3,000 a year (renewable for up to $12,000) to current and incoming undergraduate students who have financial need.


Hertz Fellowship

The Hertz Fellowship is funded by the Hertz Foundation, an organization that advances groundbreaking applied science and engineering innovations to benefit the country and humanity as a whole. Each year, their Hertz Fellowship awards up to $250,000 to multiple college seniors and first-year graduate students planning to pursue a PhD in the applied sciences, mathematics, or engineering.


Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

The Youth Awards, established in 1998 by the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, celebrate Latino high school seniors’ achievements in academics and community involvement. The awards recognize excellence in categories such as community service, education, engineering, entrepreneurship and business, green sustainability, health care and science, media and entertainment, public service and social justice, and technology. Recipients receive a one-time grant that can be used to fund their college education. 


Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Scholar Program

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) aids Hispanic families in obtaining college degrees, with a history of support since 1975. Partnering with major corporations like Macy’s and NBA Cares, HSF offers scholarships covering tuition, books, and more. High school seniors, undergraduates, community college students aiming for a four-year university, and graduate students are eligible. Scholarships range from $500 to $5,000 based on merit.


Honor Society Scholarships

The Honor Society provides several scholarships for its members to assist with the financial needs of college education. One such is the Honor Society Undergraduate Achiever Scholarship. This scholarship awards high-achieving undergraduate students with $2,000. New recipients are typically selected each month.


Hope Scholarship

The Hope Scholarship, established in 2001, commemorates Valerie Grace Wheeler, who bravely battled metastatic Ewing’s Sarcoma at age 15. Valerie excelled academically, in sports, and in art and was known for her compassion. This scholarship aims to recognize individuals who have surmounted challenges, aided others, and value education. To date, it has granted close to $700,000 in scholarship funds.


Horatio Alger Association National Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans is dedicated to the simple but powerful belief that hard work, honesty, and determination can conquer all obstacles. As such, the association honors the achievements of outstanding individuals who have succeeded despite adversity and who are committed to supporting young people in pursuit of increased opportunities through higher education.


Houzz Women in Architecture Scholarship

Houzz is committed to supporting and encouraging women architecture students as they pursue their educational endeavors and enter the world of residential design. Open to female students studying architecture or architectural engineering at the undergraduate or graduate level.


Huntington’s College Scholarship Sweepstakes

This is a scholarship contest for college-bound students. Simply submit the official entry form by the deadline posted in the official rules to stand a chance of winning a $4,000 college scholarship!


ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund

The ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund was created in 2001 to honor the sacrifice of public employees like police officers and firefighters. It provides financial aid to their surviving spouses and children who plan to attend full-time accredited institutions. Since its inception, the fund has awarded over $900,000 to hundreds of recipients.


IISE Council of Fellows Undergraduate Scholarship

The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Council of Fellows Undergraduate Scholarship recognizes outstanding academic achievement and leadership in industrial and systems engineering (ISE) undergraduate students. Applicants must be IISE members with a minimum GPA of 3.4. Nominees must be submitted by November 15 and complete their application package by February 1, including submission forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarship

The IRA Educational Foundation has awarded nearly $2.8 million to students pursuing culinary arts and hospitality management in college since its inception. To qualify, applicants must be permanent residents of Illinois under 30 years old; accepted to an accredited culinary school, college, or university; enrolled as full-time or substantial part-time students; and majoring in a program related to culinary arts, restaurant management, or food service.

Illustrators of the Future Contest

L. Ron Hubbard’s Illustrators of the Future Contest provides new science fiction and fantasy artists worldwide the opportunity for their work to be reviewed by industry experts and showcased to a wide audience. Quarterly, three winners receive $500 each, totaling $1,500, with an annual grand prize winner receiving the L. Ron Hubbard Golden Brush Award and an additional $5,000 cash prize.


International Documentary Photography Award

This contest is open to those with a passion for photojournalism. It’s open to undergraduate and graduate students who use photography to bring attention to social issues.


International Student Scholarship

International students face significant challenges when studying in the United States, including high out-of-state tuition fees and cultural adjustments. This scholarship helps international students overcome financial burdens.


Irene Winifred Eno Grant

The Irene Winifred Eno Grant supports educational programs or projects focused on health, safety, and welfare. Applicants, including students, educators, interior design practitioners, institutions, and related groups, will be evaluated based on their project proposal, budget, promotion plan, and expected outcomes.


Jack Kent Cooke College Scholarship Program

The Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities.


Jackie Robinson Scholarship

The Jackie Robinson Foundation supports minority and underprivileged undergraduate students in achieving their educational and career aspirations. Approved scholars receive up to $30,000 in grants over four years, along with year-round workshops, webinars, and personalized mentoring. Additionally, JRF offers programs tailored to those pursuing graduate school or advanced professional training.


Jesse Brown Memorial Youth Scholarship Program

The mission of the Department of Veterans Affairs (DAV) revolves around empowering veterans to lead fulfilling lives, made possible by the dedication of thousands of youth volunteers nationwide. These volunteers support veterans in various ways, from assisting at local VA medical centers to serving within their communities, embodying DAV’s commitment to aiding our nation’s heroes. This scholarship is open to volunteers aged 21 or younger who have contributed a minimum of 100 hours credited through DAV or DAV Auxiliary.


John Galt Scholarship for Future Supply Chain Leaders

The John Galt Solutions Scholarship for Future Supply Chain Leaders supports undergraduate students studying supply chain management or business forecasting. Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited institution in the United States or Canada with the goal of pursuing a career in the supply chain field.


John L. Dales & George Heller Memorial Scholarships

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation John L. Dales Scholarship Fund was created in 1973 in honor of the legacy of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) longtime executive secretary. Since its creation, the John L. Dales Scholarship has awarded more than $7.5 million in scholarships to over 2,000 SAG-AFTRA members and their dependents.


John L. Imhoff Scholarship

The John L. Imhoff Scholarship is for postsecondary students in industrial and systems engineering (ISE) who demonstrate notable contributions to the field through international understanding. While Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) membership is not required, applicants must have a minimum 3.4 GPA. Nominations close on November 15, and the application deadline is February 1. Qualified nominees submit a package including forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


José E. Serrano Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions

Rising juniors in STEM at minority serving institutions (MSIs) like Hispanic-serving institutions or historically Black colleges can apply for the José E. Serrano Educational Partnership Program. It offers fully funded summer internships for junior and senior years, totaling around $45,000 for expenses. Provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the program supports understanding and protecting our natural world.


José Ventura and Margarita Melendez Mexican-American Scholarship Fund

The José Ventura and Margarita Melendez Mexican-American Scholarship Fund is a tribute to a beloved father who left the world too soon. Although his conditions made him unable to complete his own high school education, he ensured that each of his children were able to graduate from a four-year college, a testament to his unwavering support and commitment to their education.


JumpStart Scholarship

Applicants must be in Grade 10, 11, or 12 or college or adult students. Applicants may study any major and attend any college in the United States but must be legal residents of the US and must complete the online application form, including the required personal statement. The award may be used for tuition, room and board, books, or any related educational expense.


Just Poetry Scholarship

Poetry scholarships are typically based on contests, where poets need to write an unpublished poem for review. The Just Poetry Scholarship is one of these. This contest awards winning US high school students with up to $500. New contests are held each quarter. Additionally, four Best of Issue and four Editor’s Choice winners are chosen from the winners each year, one each quarter.


Kitchen Cabinet Kings Entrepreneur Scholarship

Each year, the scholarship awards $5,000 to one applicant, a current or incoming university student, who best answers the given year’s business-related essay prompt in under 300 words. The scholarship is offered by Kitchen Cabinet Kings, a leading supplier of kitchen and bathroom cabinets nationwide.


Lamber-Goodnow Scholarships

The Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team (an award-winning personal injury law firm serving Phoenix, Denver, and Chicago) awards several academic scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in a range of programs and schools.


Latino Scholarships

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund is offering the ALPFA scholarship for students of Hispanic and Latino descent seeking a business and/or finance degree. The award ranges from $2,000 to $10,000 each. Students must be full-time college sophomores, juniors, or seniors at a four-year university or college and be members of the Association of Latino Professionals for America.


Levine Law Scholarship

Levine Law offers annual scholarships of $1,250, $750, and $500 to students who write the best essays on stopping or reducing distracted driving. Applicants must be current high school seniors or college students aged 18 or above. To apply, students must submit their essay along with their full name, contact details, current school and GPA, intended college and major, extracurricular/volunteer activities, and social media links (if applicable).


Life Reimagined Scholarships

Applicants must be high school, undergraduate, or graduate students from any field of study. All GPAs are encouraged to apply. The scholarships cover various important groups and causes, including increasing mental health awareness, supporting Black entrepreneurs and policy students, helping first-generation students, empowering women in technology, supporting the environment, and more.


Life Scholarship

The LIFE (Lupus Inspiration Foundation for Excellence) Scholarship provides financial and educational assistance to students with lupus who aspire to attend college and pursue a career. Scholarships are merit based and consider factors such as academic achievement, community service, and determination to succeed despite battling the disease.


Lift Parts Express Scholarship

To be eligible for the Lift Parts Express Scholarship, you must be either a current senior in high school or a freshman or sophomore in college or university. You should also be a legal resident of the United States or Canada and enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the fall of 2024. Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline to be considered.


Lisa Zaken Award for Excellence

The Lisa Zaken Award for Excellence honors exceptional industrial and systems engineering students who show excellence in scholarly activities and campus leadership related to ISE. Applicants must be active Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Student Chapter Members with a minimum GPA of 3.0. The nomination deadline is November 15, with completed applications due by February 1. Application packages should include submission forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


Little Miami Brewing Native American Scholarship Award

This scholarship gives the Little Miami Brewing Company a chance to give back and support the Native American collegiate community. It is open to all Native American, college-bound, high school seniors in Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio. To apply, share your personal journey as a Native American and how your heritage has profoundly influenced your life.


Liv for the Future Scholarship

This scholarship seeks to support underprivileged students who are active in their community to lower the financial burden of higher education.


Live Your Dream Awards

Founded in 1921 in Oakland, California, Soroptimist emerged during a time when women were excluded from service organizations. Soroptimist, loosely translated from Latin, means “best for women.” With over 25,000 members and supporters, it operates in countries across North America, Latin America, and the Pacific Rim. These awards are available to women enrolled in undergraduate or vocational programs, who are the primary financial providers for themselves and their dependents, and who reside in Soroptimist International of the Americas’ member countries and territories.


Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship Program

Each year, the STEM Scholarship Program awards $10,000 to 200 recipients studying engineering or computer science at a four-year college or university. Recipients may renew the scholarship up to three times for a total potential value of $40,000 per student.


LoopEd Students in STEM Scholarship

The LoopEd Students in STEM Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students in the United States studying science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Applicants should be at least 18 years old and in good academic standing, and they should submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay or a 4- to 5-minute video essay showcasing their STEM passion.


Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant

The Lydia Donaldson Tutt-Jones Memorial Research Grant was created to assist graduate students pursuing a master’s degree to reach their goals. This award is worth $5,000 and can be used at any US college or university. The applicant must be interested in research focused on African American success.


Lynn G. Bellenger Engineering Technology Scholarship

The Lynn G. Bellenger Engineering Technology Scholarship supports female undergraduate engineering technology students preparing for HVAC&R careers. Applicants must be in the top 30% of their class and meet one of these criteria: attend an institution with an active American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) student branch, be in an ABET- or PAHRA-accredited program, or be in a non-US agency signatory of the Sydney Accord. A transcript and three signed letters of recommendation are required.


Maleka S. Jackson HBCU Scholarship

Applicants must have completed at least 12 credit hours and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must be currently enrolled at a historically black college or university.


Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Children of Marines may be eligible for an award from the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, which has been honoring Marines for 56 years by supporting their children. It has given out 40,000 scholarships totaling $120 million. While a GPA of 2.0 is the minimum, most recipients have a 3.0 GPA or higher.


Marshall Scholarship

The Marshall Scholarship was founded in 1954, with 12 scholars. The program enables US students to travel abroad to the United Kingdom to study any subject at graduate level. Since the 2000s, the Marshall Scholarship awards 40 scholarships each year. The program encourages scholars to become US ambassadors and the country’s future leaders.


Marvin Mundel Memorial Scholarship

The Marvin Mundel Memorial Scholarship supports industrial and systems engineering undergraduate students with an interest in work measurement and methods engineering. Applicants must be Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) members, must be attending a US university, and have a minimum 3.4 GPA. The nomination deadline is November 15, with a completed application due by February 1. The application package includes submission forms, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.


MBA Scholarships

Accenture American Indian – Graduate Level Scholarships support American Indian and Alaska Native students pursuing an MBA. Accenture Fellows receive $15,000 for two years, while finalists receive $5,000 annually. Eligibility considerations include academic excellence, leadership, and cultural preservation.


McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship

McDonald’s provides HACER scholarships of up to $100,000 for up to 30 outstanding Hispanic students from all over the country. Scholarship recipients are selected based on academic achievement, financial need, community involvement, and personal qualities and strengths as portrayed in a personal interview, either in-person or by phone. Applications open in the fall.


Mediacom World Class Scholarship Program

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors. Those who have earned college credits may apply as long as they have not yet graduated from high school. Applicants may not be children of Mediacom employees and must live in areas serviced by Mediacom.


Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship

Students pursuing a degree in the medical field can apply for the Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship, which offers $1,000 annually to multiple recipients. Applicants need to submit an essay or image reflecting their inspiration for pursuing a medical degree. Preference will be given to students with a physical disability.


Mental Health Importance Scholarship

The Pettable Mental Health Importance Scholarship is offered in recognition of the vital role mental health plays in students’ lives. 


Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

High school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students may apply. The Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship supports students focusing on careers related to health and fitness. Academic achievement and extracurricular activities are considered, but there is no GPA requirement.


Military Spouse Scholarships

Each branch of the US military offers assistance to spouses and family members of enlisted personnel. Programs like the Spouse Education Assistance Program aid Army soldier spouses pursuing undergraduate degrees. The Gold Star Scholarship Program supports spouses and dependent children of Navy and Marine personnel killed in the line of duty. Additionally, the Joseph A. McAlinden Divers Scholarships assist spouses of active duty Navy divers.


Minecraft Scholarship

The Minecraft Scholarship is aimed at high school and college students who enjoy Minecraft. Applicants can win $2,000 by showcasing how Minecraft can positively influence players’ education and career development. This scholarship is sponsored by Apex Hosting.


Minority/Women in STEM Scholarship

This scholarship supports underprivileged students pursuing STEM careers. BIPOC and/or female high school seniors or undergraduates who are first-generation, low-income students interested in STEM are eligible to apply.


Mitchell Scholarship

The George J. Mitchell Scholarship Program, sponsored by the US-Ireland Alliance, serves to connect Americans to Ireland and is named after the senator influential in the Northern Ireland peace process. Those selected are entitled to a year of postgraduate study in Ireland or Northern Island, along with tuition, room and board, and a stipend.


Mometrix Scholarships

Mometrix offers several scholarships for those entering college, who are in nursing school or graduate school, or those who wish to become teachers. Each scholarship has a first- and second-place winner with awards ranging between $500 and $250.


MPOWER Global Citizen Scholarship

The Global Citizen Scholarship by MPOWER offers financial assistance specifically for international and DACA students, whether or not they are MPOWER borrowers. This scholarship aims to support the diverse experiences of international students.


NAACP Scholarships

Each year, the NAACP offers numerous scholarships to eligible students, made possible by generous donations received over time. A dedicated scholarship committee is responsible for selecting deserving recipients from the pool of applicants. Explore opportunities like the NAACP Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship or the Hubertus W. V. Willems Scholarship for further details.


National Marbles Tournament

The National Marbles Tournament offers four college scholarships annually to young marble shooters, known as mibsters. To qualify, applicants must be between the ages of 7 and 14 and have won a local marble championship. The tournament, held in Wildwood, New Jersey, features over 1,200 marble games, attracting gamers from across the country for a chance at this unique college scholarship opportunity.


National Merit Scholarship

With the mission to shine the spotlight on academic excellence, the National Merit Scholarship screens approximately 1.3 million students across the country and awards $2,500 scholarships. To participate in the competition, students must take the PSAT/NMSQT. The scholarship program includes several rounds, in which students with the highest scores may move forward. At the end of the selection process, 7,500 finalists receive an award.


National Scholarship

The National Scholarship is funded by the Dream. It can cover up to $14,500 for associate’s degrees and $29,000 for bachelor’s degrees. Eligibility is based on applicants’ financial needs and ability to persevere despite the challenges, as well as their grades and test scores. This award is renewable every year as long as recipients still meet the requirements.


National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholarship

The National Space Club and Foundation Keynote Scholarship is open to high school seniors and postsecondary students with definite plans to pursue a career in STEM. While all STEM fields are acceptable, those pursuing space-related careers will be shown preference.


National Writers Association Foundation Scholarships

The National Writers Association Foundation Scholarships exist to enhance the future of writers by fostering continuing education through awarding scholarships and providing low- or no-cost workshops and seminars. All interested writers are eligible to apply, so long as they complete the application and detail their writing goals and how they plan to use the reward to achieve their writing goals. Applicants must also submit an example of their best work.


Navajo Nation Scholarship

The Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance provides financial support to Navajo students so that they might achieve their education dreams. These scholarships are meant to encourage students to make the most of those dreams and then to return to their Navajo community to develop it further. The Chief Manuelito scholarship, for example, offers students $7,000 per year for postsecondary education.


NBNA Scholarships

The National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) offers scholarships annually to African American nursing students enrolled in accredited nursing schools who show involvement in both the nursing field and their communities.


NCWIT Award For Aspirations in Computing

The NCWIT Aspirations in Computing (AiC) Award celebrates the achievements and interests of 9th-12th grade women, genderqueer, or nonbinary students in computing. Recipients are chosen for their aptitude, leadership, and commitment to technology, with over 25,000 students honored since 2007.


Nelson Cabinetry Scholarship

Recipients of the Nelson Cabinetry Business, Interior Design, and Architecture Scholarship will receive $1,500 to use toward expenses related to education including tuition, books, campus housing, and more.


NHS Scholarship

The National Honor Society awards 600 high-achieving students each year with scholarships. Semifinalists receive $3,200, national finalists receive $5,625, and the national winner is awarded a $25,000 scholarship to the school of their choice. Finalists and winners are selected based on their leadership, service, character, and academic achievements.


Niche $50,000 No Essay Scholarship

Niche awards one student $50,000 to help pay for tuition, housing, books, and other college expenses—no essay is required. High school seniors are also eligible to receive acceptances (and scholarships) from Niche’s direct admissions partner colleges. Fill out your Niche profile with key details like your GPA and the high school you attend, and you’ll automatically be considered.


Niche $2,000 No Essay Scholarships

The most popular no essay scholarship is offered by Niche. This scholarship awards students with $2,000. There are no major eligibility requirements other than the application. This scholarship can be awarded to students of any major or degree type.


Ninja Transfers Entrepreneurship Scholarship

This scholarship aims to assist creative high school and college students aspiring to launch their own apparel line. Whether it’s a side hustle or a future career, the scholarship is designed to support those passionate about pursuing their fashion dreams.


North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship Competition

The North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship offers $1,000 to three college-bound high school seniors or current college students pursuing logistics-related degrees. Submit a 400- to 800-word essay expressing your enthusiasm for logistics to apply.


Northwestern Mutual Childhood Cancer Sibling Scholarship

The Northwestern Mutual Foundation offers a scholarship program for siblings of individuals affected by childhood cancer. Administered by Scholarship America, the program supports students pursuing higher education in college or vocational school.


Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program

The Novus Biologicals Scholarship supports students studying science-related fields with $1,500 scholarships awarded biannually in fall and spring. Eligible applicants attend institutions in the United States, Canada, and Europe.


NROTC Scholarships

The Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) provides various scholarships for higher education within the Navy or Marine Corps. These include national scholarships, scholarships for Marines, nurses, or Navy members, and a program for current college students. Recipients receive tuition assistance, living stipends, book and uniform allowances, and potential rank promotion upon graduation.


NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program (S-STEM)

The National Science Foundation (NSF) administers the S-STEM program, aimed at undergraduate students pursuing STEM degrees. This initiative targets individuals with financial need and strong academic records. By providing financial support, it aims to broaden access to higher education and enhance the STEM workforce.


NSHSS Scholarships

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) offers numerous scholarship opportunities to help you reach your potential and pay for college, international study abroad, summer programs, and even graduate school. High school and college scholarships are available to all students in the areas of academic excellence, entrepreneurship, leadership, literature, medicine, music, STEM, sustainability, visual arts, and more.


Nurse Corps Scholarship Program

The Nurse Corps Scholarship, provided by the BHW (Bureau of Health Workforce), supports students accepted or enrolled in accredited nursing programs in the United States. Recipients receive tuition coverage, a monthly stipend, books, supplies, and other fees based on financial need. Upon graduation, recipients are obligated to serve at a critical shortage facility (CSF).


NYC Injury Attorneys PC $500 Essay Scholarship

NYC Injury Attorneys PC offers a $500 Essay Scholarship for aspiring personal injury lawyers enrolled in US colleges or programs. Applicants must submit an essay of up to 1,500 words on personal injury law, including their personal details. 


OAR Scholarship Program

The Organization for Autism Research Scholarship Program provides $3,000 scholarships to students across the autism spectrum.


Odenza Marketing Scholarship

To be eligible for the Odenza Marketing Scholarship, applicants must be between 16 and 25 years old on the deadline day, have at least one full year of postsecondary studies remaining, and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. They must also submit essay responses before the deadline and be citizens of the United States or Canada. 


OppU Achievers Scholarship

The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create an opportunity for both themselves and others. Founded in 2016, the scholarship provides $2,500 for current or future education costs.


Orangesoft Women in Technology Scholarship Program

The Orangesoft Women in Technology Scholarship Program supports women college or university students in STEM or technology-related fields. Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to pursue a STEM degree, identify as women, and maintain a GPA of 3.0. To apply, submit a 500-word essay on your aspirations for a STEM career and positive impact on the world.


Order of the Golden Rule Foundation Awards of Excellence Scholarship Program

The Order of the Golden Rule Foundation Awards of Excellence Scholarship Program supports mortuary science students entering the funeral profession. OGR offers annual scholarships totaling $10,000, with individual awards ranging from $500 to $3,500. 


Out-of-State Student Scholarship

The Fawell & Fawell Out-of-State Student Scholarship awards $1,000 each semester to a qualified student who will be pursuing educational opportunities in a location outside of the state where they attended high school or where their parents currently live. Scholarship winners can use this money to pay for tuition, housing, other educational costs, or transportation-related expenses.


Outstanding PT Student and PTA Student Award

The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) funds the Outstanding PT Student and PTA Student Award, recognizing student physical therapists and assistants who contribute significantly to the profession. Winners can receive up to $1,000.


Over the Rainbow Scholarship

The Alex G. Luttrell Over the Rainbow Foundation honors the memory of Alex G. Luttrell, a talented musician, singer, and actor. Through scholarships, it supports performing arts students, continuing Alex’s legacy of caring for others.


Overcoming Injuries Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited college, undergraduate, or graduate program with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must write an essay pertaining to the challenges faced and personal growth obtained from a serious injury.


Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholar Awards

The Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholar Awards are open to graduate and undergraduate students studying at American colleges and universities who aspire to become foreign correspondents. American students studying abroad are also eligible to apply.


Path to Pro Scholarship Program

The Home Depot Foundation works to improve the homes and lives of US veterans, train skilled tradespeople to fill the labor gap, and support communities affected by natural disasters. The foundation has pledged to invest $50 million in training the next generation of skilled tradespeople and bridging the opportunity gap through its Path to Pro program.


Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Scholarship

The Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Scholarship is aimed at single mothers with low incomes and minor children. This scholarship supports enrollment in college, graduate school, or GED and skills training classes.


Pennsylvania Chafee Education and Training Grant Program

The Pennsylvania Chafee Education and Training Grant Program supports undergraduate students transitioning out of foster care. It provides grants to eligible students attending approved postsecondary institutions. To qualify, applicants must have been in foster care or adopted at age 16, be under 26 by July 1 of the upcoming academic year, and have completed high school.


Pepsi Scholarships

Pepsi Cola International offers many different scholarship opportunities each year. One of them is the Pepsi-Cola Scholarship Program, which provides a $10,000 renewable scholarship each year to eligible students. These students have high grades and can demonstrate financial need and leadership skills.


Perseverance Is Key Scholarship

Open to high school and college students of all years studying in the United States. No transcript required to apply. Special consideration will be given to minority students, those who have experienced foster care, and first-generation college students.


Peter K. New Award

The Peter K. New Award grants $750 to $3,000, plus a $350 travel stipend, to three applicants with the best papers on applied research in the social/behavioral sciences. Applicants must focus on health care or human services and be undergraduate or graduate students. The scholarship honors Peter Kong-ming New, a distinguished medical sociologist-anthropologist.


Pharos of Alexandria Global Learning Award

This scholarship recognizes American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) student members showing outstanding leadership skills. One award is given annually to either an undergraduate junior or senior or a graduate student. Nominees must actively engage with ASABE and provide three to five references.


Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships

Phi Theta Kappa offers several kinds of scholarships to its members, both to undergraduates and graduates. However, some scholarships are open to nonmembers as well. Many scholarships also require that the applicant transfers to a senior institution and enroll as a full time student within the next year, such as the Hites Transfer Scholarship, which awards 10 students with $7,500.


Photography Scholarships

Sony and the World Photography Organization partner to award competing photographers with Sony World Photography Awards. This splits $30,000 and the latest Sony digital imaging equipment between the winning photographers. Applicants must be 12 to 19 years old to enter.


Pilot International Scholarship

Applicants must be undergraduate students and pursuing careers that focus on helping others.


Pioneers of Flight Scholarship

The Pioneers of Flight Scholarship, established by the National Air Transportation Foundation (NATF) in 1989, supports academic excellence and encourages young individuals pursuing careers in general aviation. Applicants should be high academic achievers and must submit their scholarship applications before the last Friday in December.


Point Foundation Scholarship

Point Foundation is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training.


Posse Scholarship

Posse, with backing from political leaders like Barack Obama, has granted $1.2 million in scholarships. Since its 1989 inception, the program has partnered with 10 cities nationwide to aid academically accomplished students. Posse Scholars, often leaders in school activities with high GPAs, receive financial assistance.


Pretty Lightroom Presets Scholarship Program

Pretty Lightroom Presets recognizes the importance of higher education and the role it plays in our personal and professional fulfillment. This ongoing $500 annual scholarship provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education and achieve their goals!


Pride Foundation Scholarship

The Pride Foundation Scholarship offers support to LGBTQ+ students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington who face systemic barriers to education. Open to those pursuing postsecondary education, it aims to empower underrepresented individuals demonstrating leadership. Recipients can receive up to $16,500 annually.


PRINT IT Scholarship for Aspiring Content Creators

G.W. Networks Inc. presents the PRINT IT Scholarship for Aspiring Content Creators, designed for current college students passionate about crafting compelling video or audio content. This one-time scholarship of $500 aims to recognize individuals dedicated to storytelling through innovative multimedia productions.


Professional Tennis Management Scholarship

The USTA Foundation offers a scholarship targeting those high school seniors who exhibit a passion for tennis and plan to pursue a professional tennis management degree at one of the schools offering this program.


Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship

Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors between the ages of 14 and 20 or full-time undergraduate college students between the ages of 15 and 25. Students must submit a video ad, design for a billboard ad, or radio spot to encourage safe driving.


Questbridge Scholarship

The Questbridge National College Match is a program that enables high-achieving low-income students to find full four-year scholarships and admission to partner colleges. These may be some of the best colleges in the nation, meaning the amount given to some students may be upward of $200,000 for all four years. All students attending a US high school are allowed to apply.


Race Entry Student Scholarship

Race Entry is an online race registration company that supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Annually, Race Entry is offering a $500 scholarship to the winner of its annual Race to Inspire essay contest.


RealtyHop Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled undergraduates seeking a bachelor’s or associate’s degree. Students must submit their applications, which include an essay, via their school email address.


Regeneron Science Talent Search

Regeneron STS is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious science research competition for high school students. Started in 1942 as the Westinghouse Science Talent Search, Regeneron STS recognizes and empowers our nation’s most promising young scientists who are developing ideas that could solve society’s most urgent challenges. The first place prize is $250,000—the largest scientific prize available to a high school student in the United States—with  prizes awarded at all stages of the competition.


RentHop’s College and University Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or undergraduates pursuing bachelor's or associate's degrees. Students will need to submit a 500-word essay on the topic provided.


Rev. Frank W. Steward Memorial Scholarship

The Rev. Frank W. Steward Memorial Scholarship will honor Frank’s legacy and encourage students to continue persevering through challenges in order to make the world a better place. High school seniors in Florida are eligible to apply if they have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have volunteer experience.


Review It Scholarship

To qualify for the Dr. Gabriel and Christine Chiu Review It Scholarship, students must enroll in college or university by September 2024, maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher in the previous academic year, and attend or intend to attend a school in the United States. 


Road to Safety Scholarship

Metzger Wickersham’s scholarship program aims to combat dangerous driving habits through its Road to Safety Scholarship Contest. High school seniors can participate by creating projects highlighting the risks of drunk or distracted driving. By fostering awareness, the contest seeks to promote safe driving practices and reduce accidents.


Roger W. Kahn Scholarship

The Roger W. Kahn Scholarship, in honor of Roger Kahn, celebrates his legacy in aviation and entertainment. The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) offers up to four $10,000 scholarships to high school seniors pursuing engineering majors in college or university.


Ron Brown Scholarship

This scholarship program awards outstanding young African Americans with scholarships, leadership experience, and service opportunities to encourage civic engagement among scholars. Each scholar is awarded $10,000 per year for four years to be used for educational purposes. Scholars are also provided with a mentorship program all throughout their college years.


Ronald McDonald’s Scholarship

Ronald McDonald House Charities is a nonprofit organization that strives to provide children everywhere with improvements in health and well-being. They also offer a minimum of $1,000 to selected candidates of the RMHC US Scholarship each year to be used for tuition, books, supplies, and other education-related expenses. These winners are selected by local RMHC chapters.


Rotary Scholarship

Rotary scholarships offer opportunities for those passionate about promoting peace, fighting disease, and ensuring access to clean water. With 350,000 awards granted, scholarships are available through local Rotary clubs or the foundation. Local clubs offer scholarships for different education levels, while the foundation supports professionals and college graduates.


Rover Sitter Scholarship

Applicants must be residents of the United States at least 18 years of age and be existing pet care providers on Applicants must be graduating high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or current undergraduate or graduate students with a 3.0 or better GPA.


Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship

Since 1995, SHAPE America has honored exceptional undergraduate and graduate student members with scholarships. Developed by past presidents to recognize deserving students, the Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship is awarded annually in January to three undergraduates and two graduates. Recipients are recognized at the SHAPE America National Convention & Expo held in spring.


Ruth Clark Furniture Design Scholarship

The Ruth Clark Furniture Design Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate interior design students focusing on residential furniture design. Application packets for this $4,000 scholarship are due no later than March 31.


Sack the Stigma Scholarship

Open to high school students of all years studying in the United States. No transcript required to apply.


Safe Driving Scholarship

Applicants must be high school seniors or enrolled in a college or university in the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt, resume, and transcript are required.


Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship

Sallie Mae offers their Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for students who are driven to make the world a better place. This award of $25,000 is raised by their employees all over the nation through 5ks, silent auctions, and much more. Entries are evaluated based on academic achievement, determination, and financial need.


Sallie Mae No Essay Scholarship

The $2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship is available to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and any US territory, aged 17 or older. Eligibility requires meeting one of the following criteria at the time of entry: having a child enrolled in a US college or university, currently attending a US college or university, having a child enrolled as a high school senior, or being a high school junior or senior intending to enroll in a US college or university within a year of graduation.


Sandra Hancock Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating seniors who were homeschooled through four years of high school. This scholarship is given to the applicant whose bio in the HERO scholarship application best exemplifies the benefits of home education.


Sarah Josephine Langstaff Memorial Scholarship

The Sarah Josephine Langstaff Memorial Scholarship seeks women applicants who are US residents with Commonwealth of Nations ancestry. Eligible candidates must be sophomores or above and must submit a one-page typed essay detailing their career goals and Commonwealth ancestry.


Savory Experiments Scholarship

The Savory Experiments Scholarship is open to all people who are either enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited US university or college or can present a legitimate letter of acceptance from an accredited US university or college. The applicant must write an essay answering the question “What impact has food or cooking had on your life?”


Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship

The Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship is available to high school seniors. To be considered, you must submit an essay detailing your volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed your life or shaped your perceptions of the importance of animal welfare.


ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Scholarship Services Inc. (ScholarshipOwl) offers this scholarship sweepstakes in which you can apply for a chance to win a scholarship to be paid by ScholarshipOwl directly to your qualified high school, college, or university.


Scholarships for Black Women

Some scholarships are tailored for enrolled college students, like the National Scholarship from the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Club Inc. This award targets five female African American college sophomores or juniors annually. Another example is the scholarship offered by Time Warner Inc. in partnership with the United Negro College Fund, which grants scholars up to $10,000.


Scholarships for Military Children Program

The Fisher House Scholarships for Military Children Program acknowledges the vital role of commissaries in supporting service members and their families. Created to honor military families and the commissary’s importance, this program aims to award scholarships annually, with each commissary operated by the Defense Commissary Agency worldwide contributing to funding.


Science Ambassador Scholarship

The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship for women and nonbinary students in STEM.


Semper Solaris Scholarship for College Students

Participate in the Semper Solaris Scholarship essay contest for a chance to secure thousands of dollars in scholarship funds for your education. College students can vie for top prizes of $3,000 or second place awards of $1,750, with four chances to win each year.


ServiceScape Scholarship

ServiceScape offers a $1,000 scholarship annually for the best essay on how writing influences the modern world. 


Shari Simon Greenberg Community Scholarships of the Simon Youth Foundation

High school seniors planning full-time attendance at accredited institutions are eligible. Scholarships are merit based, considering financial need, academic record, community involvement, and career goals. No discrimination is practiced. Awards are available at all Simon malls nationwide.


Sharing is Caring Scholarship

Share Scholarships360 with your friends for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship! Simply refer friends using your personal link. Each referral earns you an entry. 


Shell Incentive Fund Scholarship for Undergraduate Students

The Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship and Shell Incentive Fund Scholarship support graduating high school seniors interested in the energy industry. Shell sponsors up to 20 one-year awards of $2,500 each for students enrolling in engineering or geosciences at selected universities. Applicants must demonstrate aptitude in mathematics and science.


Shout It Out Scholarship

This $1,500 scholarship is available to US students who are legal US residents and are 14 years of age or older at time of application. To apply, submit an online written response to the following question: “If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?”


Shred Nations Scholarship Program

The Shred Nations and Record Nations Scholarship is an annual award of up to $7,500 to offset the costs of higher education. Shred Nations and Record Nations, Colorado-based companies, prioritize the economic success of businesses in shredding and secure destruction industries. Aligned with i-SIGMA, they value higher education for individuals interested in business, environmental responsibility, and community contributions.


Soliant’s Sunrise Scholarship

Applicants must be incoming freshmen or current undergraduate students at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Students will need to submit a 500-word essay on the provided topic.


SP Scholarship

The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays. The organization awards 12 scholarships of $2,500 each.


Spirit of Giving Scholarship

The Spirit of Giving Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students. To apply, submit an essay of 500 to 750 words on one of three topics: Describe your contributions to the spirit of giving in your community or abroad; Reflect on how the spirit of giving has impacted you personally; Explain how your college education will enable you to serve or give back to others.


Spirit of Youth Scholarship Fund

The Spirit of Youth Scholarship Fund encompasses three distinct scholarship opportunities for individuals involved in American Legion Auxiliary programs. These include scholarships for American Legion Auxiliary Junior members, the Honorary National Junior President, and participants in the American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation program.


Sports Lover Scholarship

Top Nutrition Coaching, fueled by a shared passion for sports, aims to foster the next generation of athletic professionals through the Sports Lover Scholarship. This scholarship encourages students pursuing careers in athletic fields by promoting teamwork, discipline, and healthy living.


Starbucks College Achievement Plan

Starbucks prioritizes the success of its employees, offering 100% tuition coverage for a first-time bachelor’s degree through Arizona State University’s online program to all benefits-eligible US partners working part- or full-time. With over 80 undergraduate degree programs to choose from, partners receive support throughout their educational journey.


STARFLEET Scholarships

Star Trek fans can apply for these unique STARFLEET Scholarships worth $1,000. Applicants must have been members of STARFLEET for at least one year before applying for this unusual scholarship. STARFLEET is made up of hundreds of local chapters with the aim of providing a base for Star Trek fans to interact.


Stars Scholarship

The STARS Scholarship, initially known as South Texas Academic Rising Scholars, was established in 2002 to support education in South and West Texas. Over the years, it has collaborated with numerous businesses, colleges, and organizations, disbursing over $30 million to more than 14,500 students. Eligibility is determined by financial need, academic achievement, and scholarship.


Step Up Scholarships

Step Up is an organization within the Florida Department of Education focused on giving every child a high-quality education. Their goal is to help provide the funding needed for that education in grades K-12. The scholarships they offer apply to low-income families and children with disabilities.


Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships are open to students aged 5 to 25 who’ve volunteered to combat hunger in the United States within the past year. Up to five winners receive $10,000 scholarships, a $5,000 grant for a hunger-related charity, and an all-expenses-paid trip to Colorado Springs.


Stossel in the Classroom Essay Contest

Applicants must be between the ages of 10 and 18 and reside in North America or Hawaii. An essay on a provided topic is required. Essays may be submitted by students, their parents, or teachers.


Student Video Contest

Applicants must be in grades 6-12 and students may be located anywhere in the world. Students must submit a 60-second video about human population growth and how it affects climate change, ocean health or rapid urbanization and at least one sustainable solution must be mentioned.


Student View Scholarship

Applicants must complete an online survey and then they will be entered into a random drawing for an award.


Study a Master’s in Europe Scholarship

Applicants must have applied or will apply for a master’s-level degree program at a European university for the fall/autumn semester. They must be eligible to apply for a relevant study visa and studying abroad in a country where they reside or were born. Selection criteria include interest in other cultures, academic excellence, extracurricular involvement, and the essay response. Student Scholarships offers a wide variety of $1,000 scholarships. Applicants must be US citizens who are either graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Students must have a minimum of 30 semester hours or 40 quarter hours remaining in their program until graduation.


SuperCollege Scholarship

To be eligible for this $1,000 scholarship, applicants must be high school students, college undergraduates, graduate students or adult students residing in the US and attending or planning to attend any accredited college or university within the next 12 months. The scholarship may be used to pay for tuition, books, room and board, computers or any education-related expenses.


Surety Bond Authority Scholarship

The $1,5000 Surety Bond Authority Scholarship is open to students pursuing degrees in accounting, banking, finance, or related business fields. Applicants must submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay explaining their career passion and provide their most recent school transcript.


Sutliff & Stout First Step Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled in a college, trade school, or university. Students must submit an essay on distracted driving habits and provide a resume. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license.


SWE Scholarships

SWE Scholarships support those who identify as a woman and are pursuing an ABET-accredited bachelor’s or graduate student program in preparation for a career in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science globally.


T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship

The T.E.A.C.H. Early Childhood Scholarship Program aids early care educators in pursuing associate’s and/or bachelor’s degrees and other credentials in early childhood education. Funded by the Florida Office of Early Learning, T.E.A.C.H. partners with over 60 educational institutions. The program covers most tuition costs, with expenses shared among the child care center, recipient, and T.E.A.C.H.


Taco Bell Live Más Scholarship

The Live Más Scholarship values passion, innovation, and creativity over grades or athletic prowess. No essays or test scores required. Submit a two-minute video showcasing your life’s passion, whether it’s a short film, animation, or personal testimonial. Simply demonstrate your passion and explain why you deserve the scholarship. It’s about your story, not your filmmaking skills.


TE Connectivity African Heritage Scholarship Program

The TE Connectivity African Heritage Scholarship Program supports Black college sophomores and juniors pursuing degrees in engineering, operations management, finance, supply chain, or marketing. Recipients can receive up to $22,500 per year for two years, with the requirement of a full-time, in-person, paid summer internship at TE Connectivity.


Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship

The average young person spends 7.5 hours daily on media, excluding school-related computer use, reports the Kaiser Family Foundation. With technology omnipresent, it’s vital to unplug occasionally. This scholarship aims to raise awareness of the adverse effects of excessive screen time on mental and physical health.


Terry A. Greendeer Behavioral Health Wing Dedication Scholarship

The Terry A. Greendeer Behavioral Health Wing Dedication Scholarship provides two scholarships of $500 each to members of federally recognized tribes pursuing social work, behavioral health, or therapy. 


Terry Masters Memorial Scholarship

The $1,500 Terry Masters Memorial Scholarship, a tribute to the acclaimed oil painter Terry Masters, aims to support aspiring artists who share Terry’s passion for painting outdoors. High school seniors, undergraduates, and graduates pursuing a fine arts degree are encouraged to apply, with a preference for painters.


Texas Classical Association (TCA) Scholarship

The TSJCL Lourania Miller & Gareth Morgan Scholarships for High School Seniors, offered by the TCA in partnership with the Texas State Junior Classical League (TSJCL), are awarded to two high school seniors. These students must be planning to continue studies in Latin and Greek culture or the classics during college. Classic coursework must be taken as a college freshman and cannot be at a beginning level. Each scholarship is worth $1,000.


Texting and Driving Prevention Scholarship

Applicants must be currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.


The Barron Prize

The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes celebrates inspiring, public-spirited young people from diverse backgrounds all across North America. Each year, the Barron Prize honors 25 outstanding young leaders ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive difference to people and the environment. Winners each receive $10,000 to be applied to their higher education or to their service project.


The Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Established in 1986, The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation commemorates Senator Barry Goldwater’s legacy of service spanning 56 years. For over three decades, the foundation has supported college sophomores and juniors interested in research in mathematics, engineering, and natural sciences. With thousands of scholars served, many have gone on to receive prestigious awards like the Churchill Scholarship.


The Beinecke Scholarship Program

Funded by The Sperry and Hutchinson Company, led by the philanthropic Beinecke brothers, this scholarship supports motivated individuals with a passion for advancing their education in the arts, humanities, or social sciences. The program is aimed at college juniors aspiring to pursue graduate degrees.


The Boren Awards

The Boren Awards offer a fantastic opportunity for US students keen on exploring world regions critical to US interests. Named after David L. Boren, these awards provide up to $25,000 for Boren Scholars and up to $30,000 for Boren Fellows.


The Coca-Cola Scholars Program

For over 25 years, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has supported over 1,450 high school students in pursuing higher education. Recipients have gone on to attend prestigious institutions like Harvard, Princeton, and Yale, and have excelled in various fields, from government and entrepreneurship to academia and the arts. Each year, 150 scholarships of $20,000 are awarded.


The Cover Guy Annual Scholarship

The Cover Guy Scholarship offers financial support and recognition to students who have demonstrated commitment and leadership in their communities and studies. Previous recipients exemplify the character this award celebrates annually. Joining this select group means being part of a community of distinguished individuals.


The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes

Throughout the year, 12 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses.


The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize In Ethics

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics essay contest is open to US university upperclassmen and rewards essays that explore ethical challenges in today’s world. Winners can earn up to $10,000 for their education. This annual contest, inspired by Holocaust survivor and author Elie Wiesel, supports young writers and promotes ethical reflection.


The Gates Millennium Scholars Program

The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, offers tuition assistance to minority students nationwide. It supports undergraduates in any field and graduates in science, public health, computer science, education, library science, and mathematics. Since 2010, the program has provided over $934 million in scholarships, with an average award of $12,785.


The Gates Scholarship

Founded in 2017 by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Gates Scholarship offers tuition assistance to minority high school seniors from low-income families, covering costs not met by family contributions and financial aid. Each year, 300 students receive this award.


The Harry S. Truman Scholarship

Named after the 33rd president, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship promotes education and political responsibility in the United States. Each institution can nominate up to four candidates, resulting in over 600 applicants annually. The advisory board awards 55 to 65 scholarships each year, selecting scholars based on academic achievement, leadership skills, and community service.


The Howard Chapnick Grant

In 1996, the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund established the Howard Chapnick Grant to encourage and support leadership in fields ancillary to photojournalism, such as editing, research, education, and management. The grant was established to honor the memory of Howard Chapnick and to acknowledge the value of his enormous contribution to photography.


The James Alan Cox Foundation Student Photojournalism Scholarship

High school students can win digital SLR cameras, while postsecondary students can receive $2,500 for compelling photojournalistic work. Applicants need to submit a photo or video, essay, transcript, financial data, and two recommendation letters.


The Kenneth G. Hancock Memorial Award

The Kenneth G. Hancock Memorial Award honors students who advance green chemistry through research or studies. To apply, submit your and your faculty advisor’s contact details, academic, and career information, a description of your green chemistry research (including title and abstract), a resume, and a faculty recommendation letter.


The MoolahSPOT $1,000 Scholarship

The $1,000 MoolahSPOT Scholarship is sponsored by and helps students of any age pay for higher education. The scholarship is a competition based on a short essay. Family income, grades, and test scores are not used in selecting a winner. The award must be used for any education-related expenses such as tuition, fees, books, and room and board.


The USRA Scholarship Awards

Each fall, up to four $4,000 scholarships are awarded to full-time undergraduates at accredited four-year institutions, studying science or engineering. Applicants must be within two years of completing their BS or BA in a related field by the award date. Applications are accepted in the summer, with scholarships awarded in the fall.


The Virginia Budge Award for the Creative and Performing Arts

The Virginia Budge Award supports and promotes the arts in Butler County, Ohio. The award’s mission encompasses a broad definition of the arts, including music, painting, sculpture, dance, theater, film, opera, ballet, and other performing arts that demonstrate high levels of creativity, skill, or talent.


The Walt Disney Company/UNCF Enhanced Corporate Scholarship

The Walt Disney Company/UNCF Enhanced Corporate Scholarship targets high-achieving Black college juniors who are interested in the entertainment industry. This opportunity includes a $5,000 scholarship, career readiness resources, and a summer internship at Walt Disney. Applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA.


Thiel Fellowship

Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011, the Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program for young people who want to build new things instead of sit in a classroom. Thiel Fellows drop out of college to receive a $100,000 grant and support from the Thiel Foundation’s network of founders, investors, and scientists.


Thurgood Marshall College Fund Scholarships

Founded in 1987, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) is the largest US organization exclusively representing the Black college community. It supports publicly supported historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and predominantly Black institutions (PBIs), which account for over 80% of HBCU enrollments. TMCF enhances these institutions through scholarships, innovative programs, and strategic partnerships, impacting both K-12 and higher education.


Tiffany Green Operator Scholarship

In the world of unusual scholarships, this one is just the right kind of weird—think jam sessions, music festivals, and live concerts. Funded by the House of Blues Music Forward Foundation, the Tiffany Green Operator Scholarship goes to support a student in their pursuit of a career in live entertainment. Win this essay contest by convincing the judges of your love for music and its impact on your career aspirations!


TLF Undergraduate Scholarships

The TLF Undergraduate Scholarships, funded by The LAGRANT Foundation, are designed for minority students pursuing degrees in advertising, marketing, public relations, or related fields. The foundation aims to enhance diversity within these industries. Each of the 30 scholarship recipients will receive a $2,000 award along with a year of academic support and professional guidance.


Too Cool to Pay for School Scholarship

Open to high school, college, and graduate school students of all years. The applicant must be a US citizen/permanent resident, a student with DACA status, or an international student studying in the US.


Trevor Coopersmith Urban Art Scholarship

Funded by Trevor Coopersmith, a dedicated artist and UCSB graduate, this scholarship supports artistically driven individuals. Trevor, who worked multiple jobs to graduate debt-free, commits to helping others by donating his art to the community. Annually, the scholarship awards $350 to one deserving artist to advance their career.


Trotter Project Scholarships

The Trotter Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to continuing chef Charlie Trotter’s legacy through mentorship and scholarship programs for youth interested in culinary arts and hospitality.


Two Ten Higher Education Footwear Design Scholarships

Two Ten offers a Footwear Design Scholarship for students focused on footwear in their design studies. Applicants are evaluated based on their design potential and financial situation. The scholarship provides up to $3,000 per year and can be renewed for up to four years of undergraduate study.


Tylenol Scholarship

Tylenol has been offering the Future Care Scholarship for 30+ years in the hopes to encourage students to pursue degrees and careers in health care. Scholars in this program are noted to be committed to enriching the lives around them, especially through their efforts in the health-care industry.


US Presidential Scholars Program

Founded in 1964, the US Presidential Scholars Program is dedicated to honoring some of the nation’s academically advanced high school seniors. A few decades after the program began, the program directors extended assistance to students who excelled in visual, creative, and performing arts, as well as the technical fields. Each year, 161 high school students are awarded one of the nation’s highest honors.


United Negro College Fund Community

One of the largest private scholarship funds dedicated to serving minorities, the United Negro College Fund awards more than $100 million in scholarships to more than 10,000 students each year. The program has a network of 36 HBCU’s, as well as 1,000+ schools in the country. To be considered, applicants must be enrolled full-time at a UNCF member college or university, demonstrate financial need, and have at least a GPA of 2.5.


UPS Scholarship for Female Students

The UPS Scholarship for Female Students supports female undergraduates in industrial and systems engineering across North America. Eligible candidates must be Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) members with at least a 3.4 GPA. To apply, students need to be nominated by November 15 and submit an application by February 1, including transcripts and three letters of recommendation. Two recipients will receive $4,000, free registration for the IISE Annual Conference, a banquet ticket, and a travel stipend of up to $650.


US Bank Student Scholarship

The US Bank Student Scholarship offers up to $20,000 to US residents aged 17 or older who are attending or accepted to a postsecondary institution. The scholarship is based on completing US Bank’s short financial education modules, with more modules completed increasing the potential award amount. Awards are structured as up to $2,000 for 35 modules, $10,000 for 100 modules, and $20,000 for 200 modules.


USBC Youth Scholarships

High school or college members of the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) are eligible for USBC Youth Scholarships. Annually, these scholarships grant awards ranging from $1,000 to $6,000. Selection criteria typically include academic achievements, leadership qualities, and bowling performance. The USBC, as the national governing body for bowling, offers these scholarships as part of their mission to provide standardized rules and benefits to its members.


USG Reflection Scholarship

This scholarship is available for anyone working in the sport industry. It can be used for personal, spiritual, or professional development. This may include paying off student loans, tuition, job board memberships, conference fees, and more.


Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest

Applicants must be at least 16 years old, be legal US residents, and must use the award at an accredited US college, university, or institution of higher learning. Students write an essay, and visitors to the website vote on the winner.


Veterans Next Generation Scholarship

This scholarship honors US military veterans by supporting their children’s higher education pursuits. If you are the child of a veteran and currently enrolled in an undergraduate or trade school program, you are eligible to apply. Applicants should describe how being the child of a veteran has influenced their career goals.


Vickie Drum Memorial Scholarship

The Vickie Drum Memorial Scholarship honors a remarkable woman who balanced motherhood with college, inspiring many. It supports young mothers pursuing higher education, helping alleviate the financial challenges of attending college.


Visa Reservation Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled full-time at a US-based college or university regardless of their country of origin or nationality. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants who are graduate students must hold at least one baccalaureate degree and be registered full-time. An essay submission is required.


Voice of Democracy Scholarship

Established in 1947, the Voice of Democracy audio-essay program provides high school students with the unique opportunity to express themselves in a democratic and patriotic-themed recorded essay. Each year, nearly 25,000 9th through 12th grade students from across the country enter to win their share of more than $1.3 million in educational scholarships and incentives awarded through the program.


Volunteer for Vets Scholarship

Pontius Tax Law, PLLC, offers a $1,000 scholarship for Veterans or their children. Applicants are invited to share insights on community support for Veterans and how being a Veteran or a Veteran’s child has influenced their life and perspectives. The submission deadline is November 30, 2024.


VRG Scholarship

Applicants must be graduating US high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools or communities. Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or fowl. The award is based on compassion, courage, and commitment to promoting a “peaceful world through a vegetarian diet or lifestyle.” Applicants should submit transcripts and at least three recommendations.


VSTONE Scholar Award

This award is available to New England residents in their final year at an AVMA-accredited veterinary school. Offered by the Veterinary Scholarship Trust of New England, this scholarship awards $5,000 to one student from each New England state annually. It’s designed to help those nearing the end of their veterinary studies.


Walmart Scholarship

The Walmart Scholarship provides tuition assistance to Walmart employees and their high school dependents. Associates must be enrolled in Walmart’s Lifelong Learning Program through American Public University or pursuing higher education at a qualifying institution in the United States. The Walmart Scholarship is available to employees who have been working with the company for at least six consecutive months.


We the Future Scholarship Contest

The We the Future Contest offers prizes like scholarships for students of different levels (from elementary to college or university level, even including graduate and senior adult levels). Entry topics are based on the US Constitution. Interested participants can submit different entry types such as an essay, song, speech, short film, STEM project, PSA, or lesson plan.


Wendy’s Scholarship

Wendy’s High School Heisman offers three different scholarships, up to $5,000, for students who participate in an Olympic-classified sport, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and are leaders and role models in their communities. Two finalists will be selected from each of the five national regions.


Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest

This contest seeks today’s best humor poems. No fee to enter. Submit published or unpublished work. $3,500 in prizes.


WIFLE Scholarship

WIFLE (Women in Federal Law Enforcement) provides scholarships to support and develop professionals in law enforcement. The scholarship amounts vary, influenced by multiple factors. Eligible applicants must be enrolled in or transferring to a four-year program in a field such as criminal justice, the social sciences, public administration, chemistry, physics, computer science, or related areas, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.


Windward Spirit Scholarship

High school and undergraduate students committed to making a difference are invited to apply for this scholarship. Applicants should submit their thoughts or ideas on the “Ode to Millennials-Gen Z” text.


Wings Over America Scholarship

Their mission is to provide college scholarships to dependent children and spouses of all US Navy personnel, officer and enlisted, active duty, retired, honorably discharged or deceased who served within Naval Air Forces. Recipients are selected on the basis of scholastic merit, community service, extracurricular activities, and character.


WJA Student Scholarship

The WJA Foundation provides scholarships to female-identifying students enrolled in jewelry or metalsmithing programs at an accredited college, university, or training school. Recipients are selected by a jury in early June and are awarded scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $7,000.


Women in Engineering Scholarships

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship program, as its name suggests, is fully geared towards helping women achieve the education needed for engineering degrees and careers. Applicants must be enrolled in an ABET/CSAB-accredited four-year or graduate program and have aspirations of continuing in an engineering-related career. Awards may vary.


Women In STEM Excel Scholarship

The WISE (Women in STEM Excel) Scholarship, initiated by Dr. Alexander Sobel, aims to support and inspire women in Washington pursuing STEM-related fields. Applicants must submit a completed application form, an essay, and a letter of recommendation. The recipient will need to provide details necessary for a 1099 tax form to disburse the scholarship funds.


Women on Par Scholarship

Originally established in 2007, the Women on Par scholarship provides financial assistance for three to four, “non-traditional” female students, over the age of 30, pursuing higher education for the first time, with the intention of helping women get “on par” with their peers through the opportunities a college degree provides. Winners are selected based on need, personal and professional goals, and their personal stories.


Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association Scholarship

The Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association Scholarship has been established to recognize relatives of Army Service women. This scholarship is based upon academic achievement and leadership as expressed through co-curricular activities and community involvement. Two $1,500 scholarships are given annually.


Women’s Western Scholarship

Founded in 1971 by the Women’s Western Golf Association, the Women’s Western Golf Foundation is dedicated to increasing women’s participation in golf and providing scholarships to deserving undergraduate women. Since its inception, the foundation has awarded over $4.2 million in scholarships to more than 665 young women nationwide.


Worthy Women’s Scholarship

The Worthy Women’s Scholarship is open to women over 30 in continuing education professional studies programs. Annually, three recipients are awarded $2,500 each for the most thoughtful essay responses. This scholarship, funded by Worthy—a jewelry selling partner—aims to help cover educational expenses.


Writer for Life Scholarship

Writers help bridge the gap between thought and reality, giving voice to their own vision or giving voice to others by sharing their stories. The writer can report on the world or create a world with their imagination. The Writer For Life Scholarship will support a student who is passionate about pursuing a career in writing.


Writers of the Future Contest

L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future Contest is an opportunity for new writers of science fiction and fantasy to have their work judged by some of the masters in the field and discovered by a wide audience. Prizes of $1,000, $750 and $500 are awarded every three months. From the four quarterly first prize winners each year, a panel of judges selects one story as the grand prize winner. The writer of the grand-prize-winning story receives the L. Ron Hubbard Golden Pen Award and an additional $5,000 cash prize.


Yolanda and Sam Shuster Scholarship

This scholarship aims to support first-generation Americans who need assistance to pursue higher education to create a better life for themselves and their families.


Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship

Are you into zombie shows like The Walking Dead or Z Nation? Ever imagined your zombie escape plan? Check out the Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship! It awards $2,000 to the best 250-word escape plan for a zombie outbreak at your school. Offered by Unigo, it’s a chance for creative zombie enthusiasts to ease their education expenses.

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