Tuition can add up, but students rarely have to pay full sticker price for their degree. Learn about the financial aid options that can help you lower the cost of your education. Utilize our comprehensive scholarship database to search for more aid opportunities.
Scholarships by Demographic
- Scholarships for African American Students 34scholarships$250,000available
- Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students 40scholarships$275,000available
- Scholarships for Military Spouses Children 33scholarships$200,000available
- Scholarships for Single Mothers Fathers 35scholarships$100,000available
- Scholarships for Students with Disabilities 38scholarships$100,000available
Scholarships by Major
- Scholarships for Nursing Students 40scholarships$125,000available
- Scholarships for Education Majors 43scholarships$170,000available
- Scholarships for Criminal Justice Majors 42scholarships$75,000available
- Scholarships for Psychology Majors 35scholarships$225,000available
- Scholarships for Computer Science Majors 40scholarships$500,000available
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Applicant must be of Italian heritage and be a full-time student attending or planning on attending an accredited four-year institution who has demonstrated exceptional leadership qualities and a distinguished level of scholastic achievement. Recipients will be officially recognized in May at the SIF’s National Education & Leadership Awards (NELA) Gala in Washington, DC. Monetary awards are presented directly to students’ academic institutions in accordance with eligibility requirements.
Deadline: February 28 Study Areas: general Enrollment Level: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior Renewable: N
Applicant must be current member of the NAACP and must not have reached the age of 25 by the application deadline. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States. Undergraduate students must be full-time with a GPA of at least 2.5 (C+). Graduate students may be full or part-time with a GPA of 3.0 (B). Applicant must demonstrate financial need. Renewal of the Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship is competitive. Please refer to the NAACP National Website or call the NAACP National Education Department at 410 580-5760 for more information.
Deadline: March 31 Minimum GPA: 3 Study Areas: general Enrollment Level: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior, Master’s-level study, Doctoral-level study Ethnicity Preference: African American or Black Renewable: N
Selection is based upon interest in and a commitment to a career in medical assisting, financial need, academic ability, and demonstration of involvement in school and community. Award is limited to individuals enrolled in a post-secondary program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Students studying other allied health professions or planning to enter medical school are not eligible.
Deadline: February 8 Study Areas: medical assisting Enrollment Level: College freshman, College sophomore Renewable: N
Applicant must be enrolled full time in a New York state school or college, be a New York resident at the start of the term for which payment is requested, and be the child of a veteran who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during specified periods of war or national emergency, and, as a result of service, died or suffered a 40% or more disability, was a POW, or is currently classified as MIA. Veteran parent must have been a New York resident at the time of entry into service or at death.
Deadline: June 30 Study Areas: general Enrollment Level: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior Renewable: Y
Memorial Scholarship for Families of Deceased Police Officers, Firefighters, Peace Officers, and Emergency Medical Service Workers
Applicant must be a woman who is properly qualified and has proven ability by several years experience. Awards are made in recognition of leadership in cooperative extension work and initiative in scientific research. Applicant must submit a letter of application, plan of study, testimonials of character, ability, personality, small recent photograph, and scholarship, theses, papers or reports, and a certificate from the registrar of degrees awarded.
Deadline: April 15 Study Areas: agriculture and horticulture Enrollment Level: Master’s-level study, Doctoral-level study Renewable: Y
Applicant must be a current employee who is enrolled in a nursing or allied health (e.g. radiology technology, respiratory therapy, medical technology, physical therapy, physical therapy assistant, occupational therapy, or physician assistant) undergraduate program or a non-employee who is enrolled in a nursing program leading to a B.S.N. or higher. Minimum 2.5 GPA, two letters of recommendation, transcript, and letter of acceptance/good standing required. Award requires a work commitment at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, MD, upon completion of degree program.
Deadline: November 30; April 30 Minimum GPA: 3 Study Areas: medical technology, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physical therapy assistant, physician assistant, radiology technology, respiratory therapy Enrollment Level: College junior, College senior, Master’s-level study, Other postgraduate-level study Renewable: Y