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The Biggest and Best College Scholarships Available

Jul 10, 2017

The following scholarships are provided by GetSchooled and are grouped by topic. Check out MONEY's Best Colleges finder tool and overall rankings, or get more information on paying for college at GetSchooled.com.

Big Money Scholarships

These scholarships all offer $10,000 or more.

Cameron Impact Scholarship

Scholarships for students with high academic achievement who have a stated goal of public service and/or demonstrated active participation in community service.

  • Amount: Up to $50,000 per year (intended to cover tuition, fees, course related expenses, books, supplies and equipment)
  • Deadline: September 15, May 15 (two application cycles per year)

Live Mas Scholarship

Scholarships open to all students, ages 16-24, currently enrolled or enrolling in an accredited post-high school program. To apply, create and submit a video (two minutes or less in length) that tells the story of your life’s passion.

  • Amount: Up to $25,000
  • Deadline: May 2018

Davidson Fellowship

Scholarships for students with a project in the STEM or humanities fields that have the potential to make a positive contribution to society.

  • Amount: Up to $50,000
  • Deadline: February 8

James W. McLamore WHOPPER Scholarship Program

Scholarships for students who demonstrate an active leadership role in community service, athletics, etc.

  • Amount: Up to $50,000
  • Deadline: December 15

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Program

Scholarships for high-achieving students that require financial aid.

  • Amount: Up to $40,000 per year (renewable)
  • Deadline: December 1

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Competition

Scholarships focused on leadership and need.

  • Amount: Up to $50,000
  • Deadline: November 30

The Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology

Individuals or teams research and develop projects in Math, Science, and Technology fields and compete for large scholarship awards.

  • Amount: $100,000 grand prize, $50,000 second place, all other finalists receive $25,000
  • Deadline: September 19

The Dream.us Scholarship Program

For highly motivated DREAMers who want to get a college education. Must have significant financial need, academic promise, as well as determination and perseverance. Must attend a partner college.

  • Amount: Can cover up to 100% of tuition fees and books at partner colleges
  • Deadline: March 8

Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway Contest

Submit a video that describes how you want to make an impact with your degree — also have to throw a football as a finalist.

  • Amount: $100,000 (grand prize), also $20,000 runner up prizes and $2,500 consolation prizes
  • Deadline: October 19

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

Write a no more than 1,200-word essay using one of the three prompts given on the website.

  • Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Deadline: May 10

Voice of America Scholarship

Applicants must write or record an essay on an annual patriotic theme.

  • Amount: Up to $30,000
  • Deadline: November 1

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

Scholarships based on students' capacity to lead, succeed in school, and make an impact on their schools and communities.

  • Amount: $20,000
  • Deadline: October 31

AXA Achievement Scholarship

Demonstrate long-term achievement outside the classroom like a project at school, in their community, etc.

  • Amount: Up to $25,000
  • Deadline: December 15

CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Full-time students can spend their summer breaks working with the Central Intelligence Agency in Washington, D.C., doing meaningful work related to their major. Requires 3.0 GPA, 1000 SAT/21 ACT, and sufficient financial need.

  • Amount: Salary up to $38,701 and tuition assistance up to $18,000
    Deadline: August 14

Last-Minute Scholarships

Students can apply to these even in July and August (or later!) for the coming academic year.

Once Upon a Poem Scholarship

Submit your own creative interpretation of a classic fairy tale for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: August 30

iVein Health and Wellness Scholarship

Write an 800- to 1,000-word essay about how to approach living a healthy lifestyle as a college student, and how to sustain healthy habits over a lifetime.

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: August 31 for fall semester, December 31 for winter/spring

#MyFutureSelfie Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Envision yourself as a future business owner and snap a selfie of what you think that would look like. Post the selfie to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn with the hashtag #MyFutureSelfie to be considered for a $10,000 scholarship.

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: September 4

Olshan Foundation Scholarship

Write a 500-word essay describing your motivation to pursue a degree in your chosen field of study, and submit a 30-second video describing your essay. Requires a minimum 3.0 GPA.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: August 12

Redfin Scholarship

Write a 300- to 500-word essay describing how the community you grew up in influenced who you are today. Requires a minimum 3.5 GPA.

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: July 31

Avomeen Science Student Award

Scholarship for college students pursuing a career in science. Complete the application form and write a 450-word essay describing the moment when you realized you wanted to pursue a scientific degree.

  • Amount: $1,000 grand prize, $500 second place
  • Deadline: August 31

Bud Siegfried Scholarship

Scholarship for currently enrolled college students pursuing a degree. To apply, write a 500- to 700-word essay about how injury attorneys can make a difference in the case of an accident, and a 400-word essay about an act of service you have performed in the last three weeks.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: July 31

Student Transportation Video Scholarship

Submit a two-to-four minute video that examines any aspect of transportation in the United States.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: August 15

Spokeo Connections Scholarship

Scholarship for students who write a 300-500 word essay on how they use the internet to strengthen communities or human connection.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: Fall 2017

AFSA Second Chance Scholarship

Students can take a quick quiz to be entered into a drawing for scholarships.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: August 30

Scholarships That Don't Require You to Demonstrate Financial Need

Richard and Elizabeth Dean Scholarship

Scholarships based on academic merit, with an initial minimum GPA of 4.0 and renewal conditional upon maintenance of a 3.25 GPA.

  • Amount: $5,000 renewable each year for a total of $20,000
  • Deadline: February 10

DAR Scholarships for Political Science, History, Government and Economics

Scholarships for students interested in studying political science, history or economics.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: February 10

Spirit of Anne Frank Scholarship

Write an essay describing contributions you have made to your community and how their goals are inspired by Anne Frank with a focus on commitment to social justice.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: March 17

Brower Youth Awards

Scholarships for outstanding leaders working to alleviate and find solutions to environmental problems.

  • Amount: $3,000, a professionally produced short film about their work from an Emmy award winning film crew, and flight and accommodations for a week-long trip to the San Francisco Bay Area.
  • Deadline: May 15

Helen Brett Scholarship

Scholarship for currently enrolled college students that are interested in exploring the study of exhibition management.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: June 1

Inverters R Us Power Scholarships

Write an essay answering the prompt: “How are DC to AC power inverters used in the world today?”

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: June 30

Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award

Write an essay of 500 words or less about cyberbullying.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: June 30

Essay.ws Writing Contest

Write a 900-1,000 word essay on one of the topics provided on the site.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: September 1

Scholarships That Don't Require an Essay

US Bank Scholarship

Students enter for a chance to win a $20,000 scholarship.

  • Amount: $20,000
  • Deadline: October 27

Vectorworks Design Scholarship

Students submit an original design product to be considered for tuition awards and media recognition.

  • Amount: Up to $7,000
  • Deadline: July 15

“No Essay” Scholarship

Create an account with Niche for a chance to win a $2,000 scholarship.

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: May 31

Courageous Persuaders Scholarships

Make a 30-second TV commercial about the dangers of underage drinking or texting while driving. Grand prize winner will be seen on television.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: February 9

Disaster Preparation Scholarship

Students create a video that shows how proper planning for a hurricane or other flood disaster can be valuable.

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: November 1

Young Arts Scholarship

Scholarships for student artists in film, design, music, dance, photography, visual arts, theater, and writing.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000 and a master class in your artistic discipline
  • Deadline: October 13

Student Transportation Video Contest

Students create an original two- to four-minute video examining any aspect of either of the two categories: general transportation or safety.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: August 15

AFSA Second Chance Scholarship

Students take a quick quiz to be entered into a drawing for scholarships.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: August 30

Stuck At Prom Scholarship Contest

Scholarship awarded to students who make the best prom-wear (suits, dresses, belts, corsages, etc.) out of duct tape.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000 to each individual entrant ($20,000 per couple)
  • Deadline: May 31

Parry and Pfau Left-Handed Scholarship

Students submit a one- to two-minute YouTube video on why it is better to left-handed than right-handed and will be judged on creativity, humor and overall quality. You do not have to be left-handed in order to apply for this award.

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: July 31

Scholarships for Women

Beyoncé Formation Scholarship

Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year to encourage and support young women who are bold, creative, confident, and unafraid to think outside the box. For students attending Berklee College of Music, Howard University, Parsons School of Design, and Spelman College.

  • Amount: Up to cost of tuition
  • Deadline: May 12

Distinguished Young Women Scholarship

Scholarship for female students who have participated in a Distinguished Young Women program.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: Continuous

Society for Women Engineers

Scholarships for women who plan to pursue a career in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science.

  • Amount: Range from $1,000 to $20,000
  • Deadline: February 15

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

Scholarships for women and minority students pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: May 4

BHW Scholarship

Scholarships for women who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: April 15

Advancement of Women in Sports and Entertainment Scholarship

Scholarships for women pursuing a degree in Communication Studies, Marketing, Public Relations, Media Studies or Journalism.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: June 15

Ford Empowering America Scholarship

Scholarships for a current college student who makes a short video profiling an influential or inspirational woman in their community.

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: May 1

Women in Public Finance Scholarship

Scholarships for women who have an interest in public finance.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: July 14

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Support Awards

Scholarships for low-income women with children who are pursuing higher education or career training.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: August 1

Asian Women in Business Scholarship

Scholarships for Asian female undergrads who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service, or entrepreneurship.

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: 2018

Women in Aviation Scholarships

Scholarships for members of the Women in Aviation association who have a passion for aviation.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: November 16

Scholarships for Artsy Kids

Houzz Scholarship Program

Scholarships for students enrolled in architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture programs at the undergraduate or graduate level.

  • Amount: $2,500
  • Deadline: June 30

Gabriel Prize Competition

Students pursuing a career in architecture submit illustrations of personal work to the competition. Winners receive a three-month trip to France to study classical architecture and the landscape.

  • Amount: $20,000
  • Deadline: June 1

John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for students who practice classical/traditional art in the mediums of painting, drawing from figure, landscape, and composition.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: February 1

Nellie Love Butcher Music Scholarship

Scholars for female music students undertaking a degree in piano or voice.

  • Amount: $20,000
  • Deadline: February 10

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

Scholarship for artists who paint or draw an entry that expresses patriotism.

  • Amount: Up to $21,000
  • Deadline: March 31

Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship Fund

For students pursuing a degree in a discipline related to the performing arts (e.g., music, dance, theater, etc.)

  • Amount: $10,000 (renewable)
  • Deadline: March 16

Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship

Scholarship for students planning to major in visual arts. To apply, submit a portfolio of three to six works of art/images on CD.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: May 31

Kodak Student Scholarship Program

Submit a completed film that communicates a story or theme in some fashion. Submissions can be no longer than 30 minutes.

  • Amount: $5,000 scholarship tuition award + $5,000 KODAK motion picture grant
  • Deadline: May 18

Scholarships for Members of Ethnic Groups

APIASF/NASA Scholarship

Scholarship for an Asian/Pacific Islander student interested in studying engineering or computer science.

  • Amount: $2,900
  • Deadline: January 2018

Against the Grain Artistic Scholarship

Scholarships for students with at least 50% Asian/Pacific Islander ethnicity who are pursuing a major in the performing, visual arts, journalism, or mass communications.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: May 31

Adelante! Fund Scholarships

Multiple scholarships to inspire Latino students to graduate and lead, along with internships and leadership training.

  • Amount: Up to $3,000
  • Deadline: June 5

Carole Simpson Scholarship

Scholarship to encourage and help minority students to overcome hurdles along their career path in electronic journalism.

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: May 31

Davis Scholarship for Women in STEM

Scholarship to encourage minority female college students attending a UNCF member institution to pursue a career in the STEM fields.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: June 9, 2017

American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship

Scholarships for Native American students attending non-tribal colleges.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: May 31

American Indian College Fund TCU Scholarship

Scholarships for Native American students attending a tribal college.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: Deadline is decided by your college

Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships

Scholarships for students of African descent who have a passion for technology and plan to pursue a degree in engineering, computer science, or select business programs.

  • Amount: $5,000 (renewable)
  • Deadline: April 15

Fontana Transport Scholars Program

Scholarships for low-income underrepresented and first-generation college prospects who are passionate about furthering their education as a means to help their family, community and themselves.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: March 15

HSF Scholarship

Scholarships for students of Hispanic heritage.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: April 6

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

Scholarship for African-American students with leadership ability and a desire to participate in community service.

  • Amount: Up to $8,200
  • Deadline: May 1

Lily Pabilona Emerging Entrepreneur Scholarship

Scholarship for Asian-American students interested in pursuing a career in entrepreneurship.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: May 15

Walmart Foundation First-Generation Scholarship Program

Scholarship for first-generation college students attending one of 47 publicly supported HBCUs.

  • Amount: Up to $6,200
  • Deadline: June 4

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards

Scholarships for Hispanic youth who demonstrate leadership and dedication to service in their communities.

  • Amount: Up to $3,000
  • Deadline: October 2

Scholarships for LGBT Students

Out to Innovate Scholarships

Scholarships for LGBTQ students interested in pursuing a STEM career.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: June 2

League Foundation LGBTQ Scholarships

Scholarships for graduating seniors with special consideration given to those with activities and leadership roles relating to LGBTQ communities.

  • Amount: Up to $2,500
  • Deadline: April 30

Out to Protect Scholarship

Scholarships for LGBT students who are currently enrolled in a basic law enforcement training program.

  • Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Deadline: May 26

Pedro Zamora Public Policy Fellowship

Scholarship for students and young professionals seeking experience in HIV-related public policy and government affairs.

  • Amount: $4,000 ($1,000/month stipend paid over the four-month fellowship)
  • Deadline: July 15

Gay Asian Pacific Alliance Foundation Scholarship

Financial assistance to students who express activism in the Asian and Pacific Islander LGBT communities.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: June 30

LGBT Liberation Scholarship

Scholarships honoring students who have done impactful activism work to improve or inspire the lives of LGBTQ people and the LGBTQ community.

  • Amount: Up to $1,500
  • Deadline: June 30

American Atheists Gay/Lesbian College Scholarship

Scholarships for LGBT students who combine activism for gay rights with activism for the rights of atheists

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: February 1

Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Diversity Scholarship

Scholarships for LGBTQ students interested in careers in new media, digital advertising, or data science. Also open to African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic, and Native American students.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: July 14

NGPA Pilot Scholarship

Scholarships for aspiring aviators that support, or are members of, the LGBT community. Scholarship to be used for advanced flight training.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: August 1

Military Family Scholarships

ThanksUSA Scholarship Program

Scholarships for dependents and spouses of military personnel.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: May 15

Scholarships for Military Children Program

Scholarships for children of an active duty, reserve/guard, or retired military commissary customers.

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: February 12

American Legion Legacy Scholarship

Support the children of fallen post-9/11 service members and/or children of post-9/11 veterans with a disability of 50% or higher.

  • Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Deadline: April 20

Samsung American Legion Scholarship

Available to high school juniors who attend an American Legion state program and are a direct descendent of a wartime veteran who was on active duty during one of the periods of war.

  • Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Deadline: Varies

Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

Must be a dependent of a military service member who has been disabled, killed in action, or is a prisoner of war.

  • Amount: Varies based on need; average award will be a “significant portion of the student’s tuition”
  • Deadline: July 31

The Military Commanders' Scholarship Fund

Must be a dependent of activity duty, reserve/guard, or retired service members.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: November 2017

Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarship

Scholarships for women who have served in the Army or are the child of a woman who has served.

  • Amount: Up to $2,500
  • Deadline: January 15

The OpLove Scholarship

Scholarships for currently active, honorably discharged, or retired military members, and their spouses and children.

  • Amount: $300
  • Deadline: July 15

Francis P Matthews and John E Swift Educational Trust Scholarships

Scholars for children of a member of the Knights of Columbus who was killed while serving in the military, or a police officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty. Recipient must attend a Catholic college.

  • Amount: Up to $25,000
  • Deadline: March 1

70th Infantry Division Association Scholarship

Scholarship for the relatives and spouses of those who have served, or are currently serving, under the colors of the 70th Infantry Division.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: August 30

Scholarships for Students with Community Service Experience

Jesse Brown Memorial Youth Scholarship

Scholarship for young volunteers who have dedicated 100+ hours to serving veterans.

  • Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Deadline: February 29

Bruce Lee Foundation Scholarship

Scholarships for students who understand, appreciate and exemplify Bruce Lee’s passion for education, and play an active role in their community.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: June 9

Youth Forward Scholarship

Scholarships for students who write an essay describing their commitment to volunteering.

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: August 1

Ajia Matthews Educational Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for students based on academic performance, school involvement, and community service.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: March 31

Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

Scholarships for public-spirited young people doing humanitarian work.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: April 15

American Red Cross Jane Delano

Scholarships for students interested in a career in nursing who have contributed volunteer service to the Red Cross.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: May 10

Margarian Scholarship

Scholarships for students who have shown dedication and commitment not only to their education, but also to their society and community.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: June 1

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship

Scholarship recognizing students doing meaningful community service.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: January 31

Future Leaders Scholarship

Scholarships for students who show strong leadership potential. To apply, write an essay describing your volunteer experience.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: July 15

Douglas W. Mummert Scholarship

Awarded to a student pursuing a career in any aspect of the television industry, who has made a positive impact through community service.

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: February 28

National Honor Society Scholarship

Scholarships for NHS members making a difference in their schools and communities through leadership, service, and character.

  • Amount: $20,125
  • Deadline: TBA Fall 2017

Scholarships for STEM Students

George and Vicki Muellner Scholarship for Aerospace Engineering

Scholarships for college students who are AIAA members and studying to enter the aeronautics industry.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: January 31

Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship

Scholarships for students pursuing an STEM education who are interested in careers in the fields of energy or the environment.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: July 30

Avomeen’s Science Student Award

Scholarship for high-achieving students pursuing a career in science.

  • Amount: Up to $1,000
  • Deadline: August 31

NANOG Scholarship Program

Scholarships to assist students pursuing a degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Network Engineering or Telecommunications.

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: June 2

Masonic Range Science Scholarship

Renewable award for undergraduate students pursuing a degree in agribusiness, agriculture, animal/veterinary sciences, earth science, natural resources, or range science.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: January 6

Uncover the Truth Pledge Scholarship

Share a pledge on social media that encourages your friends to talk to their teachers about climate change and be entered to win a $3,000 scholarship.

  • Amount: $3,000
  • Deadline: May 31

Novus Biologicals Scholarship

Scholarship available to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in a science-related field.

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Deadline: July 17

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship

Scholarship available to undergraduate and graduate students with a 3.0 or better GPA majoring in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life science.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: June 15

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship

Scholarship for students in a STEM major from an ethnic group underrepresented in their field of study.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: June 30

Association for Iron & Steel Technology Scholarships

Summer internships and scholarships for students majoring in metallurgy, materials science, engineering, or computer science.

  • Amount: $6,000 + summer internship
  • Deadline: October 31

NESA STEM Scholarship

Scholarship for an Eagle Scout with financial need who plans to major in a STEM area.

  • Amount: $50,000 over four years ($12,500 per year)
  • Deadline: October 31

International Scholarships

For non-U.S. citizens and/or for Americans who want to study overseas.

Christianson Grant

Grants awarded to young Americans who have arranged their own service projects abroad. Proposed programs must be at least six months in length and emphasize a work component.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: March 15, July 15, October 15

NESP David Boren Scholarships

Scholarships for students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to the U.S., including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.

  • Amount: Up to $20,000
  • Deadline: February 9

Gilman International Scholarship Program

Scholarship for low-income students who are interested in studying or interning abroad.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: March 1

Diversity Abroad Undergraduate Scholarship

Funds study and thesis research in Germany for students that meet certain diversity criteria.

  • Amount: $750
  • Deadline: January 31

Diversity Abroad AIFS Achievement Scholarship

Scholarships can be used for AIFS study-abroad programs. Must be outstanding students from an underrepresented group.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: April 15

Diversity Abroad Study Abroad Overseas Ambassador Scholarship

Available to minority undergraduate students who have been accepted to study abroad.

  • Amount: $500
  • Deadline: June 1

John S. Linakis Scholarship

Scholarships for students with financial need who are interested in social justice. Must complete an essay that details how studying abroad will influence your commitment to social change.

  • Amount: Full scholarship to an AIFS program
  • Deadline: September 15

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

Includes a wide range of study/research programs available for graduating college seniors.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: October 11

AIFS HACU Scholarship

Scholarships for outstanding Latino students attending HACU schools to study abroad.

  • Amount: 50% of AIFS program fee
  • Deadline: April 15, October 1, March 1

Bridging Scholarships

Scholarships for undergraduate students to study in Japan.

  • Amount: Up to $4,000
  • Deadline: April 11, October 11

Freeman Asia Program

Designed to support undergraduates with demonstrated financial need who study in East or Southeast Asia.

  • Amount: Up to $7,000
  • Deadline: April 18

CIEE Study Abroad Scholarships

A variety of scholarships for undergraduates participating in a CIEE program.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: Varies

Scholarships with Religious Affiliations

Stanford and D'Orlando Legal and Art Scholarships

Scholarships for Unitarian Universalists interested in studying art or law.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: February 15

Fourth Degree Pro Deo and Pro Patria Scholarships

For students attending a Catholic college or university in the United States.

  • Amount: $1,500, renewed annually based on academic performance
  • Deadline: March 1

Aziz Jamaluddin Scholarship

Scholarships for Muslim students pursuing degrees in journalism or political science.

  • Amount: $4,000
  • Deadline: March 15

Dr. Abdulmunim A. Shakir Scholarship

Scholarships for Muslim freshman college students pursuing a degree in any field of study.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: March 15

ISF Film Scholarship

Scholarships for Muslim students pursuing a career or degree in film.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: June 11

American Jewish Historical Society Scholarships

Scholarships and grants for undergraduate and graduate students interested writing about or researching topics related to Jewish history, the Jewish experience, etc.

  • Amount: Up to $6,000
  • Deadline: April 20

National Catholic Colleges Scholarship

Scholarship for students attending a National Catholic College Association member institution.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: March 1

"Your RoadMap" $2,000 Christian College Scholarship

Fill out a registration form that sends your personal information to a list of Christian colleges; scholarship winner will be selected from a drawing of registrants.

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: June 30

Champions for Christ Scholarship

Scholarships for students going into full-time Christian ministry.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: July 1

Young Christian Leaders Scholarship

For students possessing a profound measure of character, commitment to service, and financial need.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: The 15th of every month

Scholarships for Students Who Have Overcome Adversity

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship

Financial assistance to students who plan to attend college, technical, or vocational school, but may not be able to meet the expenses of a higher education without aid; often for those who do not qualify for other scholarships.

  • Amount: $2,500 renewable for one year for a total of $5,000
  • Deadline: January 1

Dell Scholars

Scholarships for students who have overcome significant obstacles to pursue their education.

  • Amount: $20,000, a laptop and textbook credits
  • Deadline: January 15

Cogburn Adversity Scholarship

Scholarship for student who submits the winning essay or video demonstrating how he or she has overcome great personal adversity.

  • Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: June 1

American Council for the Blind

Provides scholarships for legally blind full-time students with a GPA of 3.3.

  • Amount: Up to $2,500
  • Deadline: March 1

Lighthouse Guild

For college-bound students and graduate students who are legally blind.

  • Amount: Up to $10,000
  • Deadline: March 31

The Fabriele Disability Awareness Scholarship

Essay contest for students with disabilities or who have a family member with a disability.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: May 31

American Foundation for the Blind

Recipients must be legally blind and may have an interest in engineering, computer science, rehabilitation, music, and literature.

  • Amount: Up to $3,500
  • Deadline: April 1

Jackie Spellman Scholarship

Scholarships for people who have been affected by leukemia or lymphoma.

  • Amount: Up to $2,000
  • Deadline: April 15

Sertoma Scholarships

Provides scholarships for students who are hard of hearing, deaf, or have other communicative disorders.

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: May 1

Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarships

Scholarship recognizing outstanding high school students with learning and attention issues.

  • Amount: Up to $2,500 a year over four years
  • Deadline: Continuous

AbbVie Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship

Provides financial assistance for exceptional students living with cystic fibrosis.

  • Amount: Up to $25,000
  • Deadline: May 24

National Law Enforcement and Firefighters General Scholarship

Scholarship for dependent children of a law enforcement or firefighter killed or disabled in the line of duty.

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: July 1

Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program

For students who exhibit a strong commitment to complete a career or technical program, critical financial need, and perseverance in overcoming adversity.

  • Amount: Up to $2,500
  • Deadline: June 15

Horatio Alger National Scholarship

For students who exhibit a strong commitment to completing a bachelor's degree, demonstrate critical financial need, and display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.

  • Amount: $25,000
  • Deadline: October 25

ASSE Family Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for a child of a worker who died as a result of a workplace accident. Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program to be eligible.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Deadline: December 1

Google Lime Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Scholarship for students with visible or invisible disabilities who are pursuing a computer science or computer engineering degree.

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: December 6

BMO Capital Market Lime Connect Equity Through Education Scholarship

Scholarship for students with visible or invisible disabilities who are pursuing a degree in business/commerce, engineering, physics, math, statistics, or related discipline.

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: Next application window opens in fall 2017
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