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Scholarships by Career Goals

For students who know what career interests them, this category can help you find scholarships for college based on your intended career path. From agriculture to zoology and everything in between, take a look below for scholarships by career interests. These scholarships are available for both high school and college students.

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowship $6,500 plus housing March 31, June 30, October 31

Eligibility: 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.

How to apply: Applications are available online. For more information contact Dr. Roger Horowitz at rhorowitz@hagley.org.

Hagley Museum and Library Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society 298 Buck Road Wilmington, DE 19807

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Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association Travel Grant Program $500-$1,500 March 1

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

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hoover Presidential Foundation P.O. Box 696 West Branch, IA 52358

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Thunen Scholarship Committee IES San Francisco Section Mary-Jane Lawless 1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100 Emeryville, CA 94608

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Summer Graduate Research Fellowships $5,000 stipend + travel and housing allowance Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in areas related to the classical liberal tradition and should be focusing on a discrete writing project. Selection is based on resume, GRE or LSAT scores and graduate transcripts, writing sample and research proposal and bibliography for thesis chapter or publishable paper.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University 3434 Washington Boulevard MS 1C5 Arlington, VA 22201

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Carl W. Christiansen Scholarship Varies Varies

Eligibility: Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit a short essay and a letter of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants 40 Sharpe Drive, Unit 5 Cranston, RI 02920

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Cheryl A. Ruggiero Scholarship $1,300 January 9

Eligibility: Students must be residents of the state of Rhode Island, and they must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit a short essay and a letter of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants 40 Sharpe Drive, Unit 5 Cranston, RI 02920

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Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship $15,000 January 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada. Students may not be previous winners of a Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) scholarship.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Government Finance Officers Association 203 N. LaSalle Street Suite 2700 Chicago, IL 60601

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IMA Memorial Education Fund Scholarship $1,000-$2,500 March 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students, be IMA student members and declare which four- or five-year management accounting, financial management or information technology-related program they plan to pursue as a career or list a related field. Candidates should submit applications, resumes, transcripts, two recommendations and statements. Advanced degree students must pass one part of the CMA/CFM certification.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) 10 Paragon Drive Montvale, NJ 07645-1760

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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John W. Rogers Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who have plans to major in agriculture or a banking-related subject at the postsecondary level. Preference will be given to applicants who are planning to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, ACT scores, a list of extracurricular activities and two recommendation letters are required.

Missouri Bankers Foundation P.O. Box 57 207 East Capitol Avenue Jefferson City, MO 65101

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National Academic Scholarships $1,500-$3,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants for full-time or part-time scholarships must be an AGA member or family member (spouse, child or grandchild), and scholarships must be used for full-time or part-time undergraduate study in a financial management academic area such as accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, electronic data processing, information resources management or public administration. Essays and transcripts are required. There are two categories for high school students/graduates and undergraduates/graduates. The Academic Scholarships are based on academic achievement and the student's potential for making a contribution to public financial management. A reference letter from an AGA member and from another professional such as a professor, guidance counselor or employer is required. Applicants to the Community Service Scholarships do not have to be AGA members, must be pursuing a degree in a financial management academic discipline and must be actively involved in community service projects. The awards are based on community service and accomplishments. A letter of recommendation from a community service organization and from another professional are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Government Accountants (AGA) 2208 Mount Vernon Avenue Alexandria, VA 22301-1314

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NSA Scholarship Foundation $500-$2,200 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in accounting with a minimum 3.0 GPA and be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Society of Accountants Scholarship Program 1330 Braddock Place Suite 540 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Stuart Cameron and Margaret McLeod Memorial Scholarship $5,000 March 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students, be IMA student members and declare which four- or five-year management accounting, financial management or information technology related program they plan to pursue as a career or list a related field. Candidates should submit applications, resumes, transcripts, two recommendations and statements. Advanced degree students must pass one part of the CMA/CFM certification.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) 10 Paragon Drive Montvale, NJ 07645-1760

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Texas Fifth-Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program Up to $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be Texas residents who are enrolled at an accredited, non-profit postsecondary institution located in Texas. By the time of award disbursement, they must have completed at least 120 credit hours of college coursework with at least 15 of those being from accounting courses. They must plan to take the exam to become a certified public accountant (CPA), and they must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available from the applicant's college financial aid office or department of accounting. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 1200 East Anderson Lane Austin, TX 78752

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
AAF Student ADDY Awards $1,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning full- or part-time. Students must submit an advertising project created for the competition or from a previous unpaid project or competition. Work must have been created while the applicant was a student or intern but not employed in advertising.

How to apply: Applications available online and must be submitted to your local club or district. A list of local clubs and districts is online. An application form, project and $20 application fee are required.

American Advertising Foundation 1101 Vermont Avenue NW, Suite 500 Washington, DC 20005

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J.D. Edsal Scholarship Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Rhode Island. They must be majoring in advertising, film-making or television production. Students must be attending school full-time.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Foundation One Union Station Providence, RI 02903

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Media Fellows Program $1,000-$2,000 November 16 and July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors and seniors who are attending school full time. They must be degree-seeking students who are majoring in subjects that provide preparation for a career in strategic public policy research, planning, advertising or buying. Eligible majors include but are not limited to political science, mass communication, marketing and journalism. They must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the field of strategic media planning. They must have a major GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and one recommendation letter are required.

Washington Media Scholars Foundation 815 Slaters Lane Suite 201 Alexandria, VA 22314

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PRSA-Hawaii/Roy Leffingwell Public Relations Scholarship Varies January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors, college seniors or graduate students. They must be majoring in public relations, journalism or communications. A minimum GPA of 2.7 is required.

How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.

Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships 827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI 96813

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Annie's Sustainable Agriculture Scholarships Varies May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students attending an institution of higher learning located in the United States. They must be in the process of completing a significant amount of coursework in sustainable agriculture. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.

Annie's Homegrown Inc. Attn: Annie's Scholarship Committee 1610 5th Street Berkeley, CA 94710

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ASEV Scholarships Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in or accepted into a full-time accredited four-year university program and must reside in North America (Canada, Mexico or the U.S.). Undergraduate students must be at least juniors for the upcoming academic year and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Graduate students must have a minimum 3.2 GPA. Applicants must be enrolled in a major or in a graduate group concentrating on enology or viticulture or in a curriculum with a focus on a science basic to the wine and grape industry. The application, transcripts and two letters of recommendation are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by phone or by email.

American Society for Enology and Viticulture P.O. Box 1855 Davis, CA 95617-1855

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ASF Olin Fellowships $1,000-$3,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail.

Atlantic Salmon Federation P.O. Box 807 Calais, ME 04619-0807

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Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship $1,000 September 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a landscaping or horticultural program at a two- or four-year accredited institution and be residents of Maryland, Virginia or West Virginia.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Horticultural Research Institute 525 9th Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004

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Clair A. Hill Scholarship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript and two to three letters of recommendation are required.

Association of California Water Agencies 910 K Street Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95814

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Daniel L. Edington Scholarship $500-$999 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited program following high school. Students must have been a student in Henry County. Preference is given to those studying agribusiness or those pursuing a career related to pork production.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: An application form is required.

National FFA Organization P.O. Box 68960 6060 FFA Drive Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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Masonic-Range Science Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sponsored by a member of the Society for Range Management (SRM), the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) or the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS). Applicants must also submit an application form, transcript, SAT or ACT scores and two letters of reference.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society for Range Management (SRM) 10030 W. 27th Avenue Wheat Ridge, CO 80215-6601

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John W. Rogers Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who have plans to major in agriculture or a banking-related subject at the postsecondary level. Preference will be given to applicants who are planning to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, ACT scores, a list of extracurricular activities and two recommendation letters are required.

Missouri Bankers Foundation P.O. Box 57 207 East Capitol Avenue Jefferson City, MO 65101

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Montana CattleWomen Scholarship $1,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be from Montana and currently enrolled as a sophomore or higher in an accredited university or college in Montana. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.7 or more and demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Selection is based on demonstrated need and student's potential to benefit the livestock industry. Preference is given to students from an agriculture background and/or members or children of members of Montana CattleWomen.

How to apply: Application instructions are available online. A personal resume, academic resume, high school and college transcripts, essay, applicant photo, photo of family living situation and three recommendation letters are required.

Montana CattleWomen, Inc. 420 N. California Helena, MT 59601

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NDPRB Undergraduate Scholarship Program $3,500 May 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors. They must be majoring in a subject that emphasizes dairy (such as agriculture education, business, communications, economics, food science, journalism, marketing or public relations). Applicants must plan to pursue a career in the dairy industry. Selection is based on stated career goals, academic excellence, dairy-related coursework completed, leadership and integrity.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, one recommendation letter and an official transcript are required.

National Dairy Promotion and Research Board c/o Nate Janssen Dairy Management Inc. 10255 West Higgins Road, Suite 900 Rosemont, IL 60018-5615

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New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs/New York State Showpeople's Association Scholarships $1,000 First Friday in April

Eligibility: Applicants must be New York state residents or must attend school in the state of New York and must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students. They can be enrolled in or planning to enroll in any degree program but additional consideration may be given to those pursuing degrees in agriculture, fair management or the outdoor amusement business. They must be attending or planning to attend an accredited postsecondary institution and must be active in local fairs. Selection is based on fair participation, leadership, citizenship and essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, two recommendation letters and a transcript are required.

New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs Norma W. Hamilton, Executive Secretary 67 Verbeck Avenue Schaghticoke, NY 12154

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North Dakota Corn Growers Association Scholarship $1,000 January 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the North Dakota Corn Growers Association who are high school or post-secondary students.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

North Dakota Corn Growers Association 1411 32nd Street S, Suite 2 Fargo, ND 58103

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NPFDA Scholarships $2,500 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are full-time students at a U.S. postsecondary institution. They must be pursuing a poultry- or agriculture-related program of study. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal statement and one letter of recommendation are required.

National Poultry and Food Distributors Association 2014 Osborne Road St. Marys, GA 31558

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Ranelius Scholarship Program Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Minnesota residents. They must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a postsecondary educational program that provides adequate preparation for a career in the turkey or poultry industry. Preference will be given to applicants who have not won the award previously, members of the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA), family members of MTGA members and employees of MTGA members. Selection is based on academic merit, extracurricular activities and demonstrated interest in the poultry industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay and one recommendation letter are required.

Minnesota Turkey Growers Association Scholarship Selection Committee 108 Marty Drive Buffalo, MN 55313-9338

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Richard Jensen Scholarship $3,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate juniors who are majoring in an agricultural subject that is related to crop production (such as agronomy, horticulture, weed science, soil sciences, entomology or plant pathology). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, proof of enrollment and two reference letters are required.

National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants P.O. Box 209 Vonore, TN 37885

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Schlutz Family Beef Breeding Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate freshmen at an Iowa postsecondary institution. They must have experience in beef projects and activities. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate an interest in continuing an involvement in the beef cattle industry after graduation from college. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement Winner's Circle Scholarships c/o SGI 30805 595th Avenue Cambridge, IA 50046

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Maschhoffs Inc. Pork Industry Scholarship Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be Iowa residents who are active in 4-H or Future Farmers of America (FFA). They must be planning to attend an Iowa postsecondary institution full-time at the undergraduate level beginning in the fall of the application year. They must have experience in swine projects and activities. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to work in the pork industry after graduation. Selection is based on academic merit, awards and recognitions, agricultural projects and professional plans.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal essay are required.

Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement Winner's Circle Scholarships c/o SGI 30805 595th Avenue Cambridge, IA 50046

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Eldon Roesler Scholarship $1,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be Wisconsin residents who have completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a Wisconsin postsecondary institution. They must be enrolled in or plan to pursue a career in an agriculture-related subject and must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher. Preference is given to the children of WASA members and the children of WASA company employees. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership skills and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of reference, a transcript and a personal essay are required.

Wisconsin Agri-Business Association 2801 International Lane Suite 105 Madison, WI 53704

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Harrell Family Fellowship $2,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in a program approved by a recognized academic review body. The funds must be used for archaeological or related research.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) 656 Beacon Street, 5th Floor Boston, MA 02215-2010

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Jennifer C. Groot Fellowship $1,500 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students with little or no archaeological field experience and be U.S. or Canadian citizens. Recipients will travel to Jordan for the project.

How to apply: Applications are available online but must be submitted by mail.

American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) 656 Beacon Street, 5th Floor Boston, MA 02215-2010

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Pierre and Patricia Bikai Fellowship $600 monthly plus room and board February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students. The fellowship includes room and board at ACOR and $600 a month and may be combined with the Harrell and Groot fellowships. The fellowship does not support field work or travel. Recipients must live at the ACOR center in Jordan from June of one year to May of the next.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) 656 Beacon Street, 5th Floor Boston, MA 02215-2010

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
American Architectural Foundation and Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation Traveling Fellowship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in graduate programs focusing on the history of art, architecture, decorative arts or interior design.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Architects 1735 New York Ave NW Washington, DC 20006-5292

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Arizona Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards $2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree or certification program for which they have completed half of the requirements. They must plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. Financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Arizona c/o Kristin Wolfe 5122 E. Shea Boulevard Suite 1050 Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Atlanta Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards Varies September 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree or certification program in which they have completed half the requirements in a hospitality-related area including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, project that reflects skills and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Atlanta 141 New Street #234 Decatur, GA 30030

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AWAF Scholarships Varies March

Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design or environmental design. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Women in Architecture Foundation 1315 Storm Parkway Torrance, CA 90501

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Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship Varies August 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be associate AIA members and an architect registration examination candidate. Students must demonstrate community involvement, outstanding achievement in creative programs for emerging professionals and a desire for architectural licensure.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Architects 740 15th Street NW Washington, DC 20005

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Mary Kolb Berglund Traveling Fellowship $2,000 April

Eligibility: The fellowship is awarded to students to research, develop and disseminate knowledge of a built environment. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited architecture program. Students must present their research in a public forum upon returning from traveling studies.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Dallas Center for Architecture 1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway Suite 100 Dallas, TX 75201

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McDermott Traveling Fellowship $2,000 April

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or recently graduated from an accredited architectural program and be residents of Texas.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Dallas Center for Architecture 1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway Suite 100 Dallas, TX 75201

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National Garden Clubs Scholarship $4,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors, seniors, graduate students or sophomores applying for their junior year and major in one of the following fields: agriculture education, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, botany, biology, plant pathology/science, forestry, agronomy, environmental concerns, economics, environmental conservation, city planning, wildlife science, habitat or forest/systems ecology, land management or related areas. Students must have a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA and be a U.S. citizen.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be mailed to the applicants' state Garden Club scholarship chairman.

National Garden Clubs Inc. 4401 Magnolia Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110

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Richard Morris Hunt Fellowship $20,000 August 14

Eligibility: An architect will be selected to complete a six-month work/study program in the United States. The architect must have an interest in historic preservation. The winner alternates between a French architect and an American architect.

How to apply: Applications are available by email or phone.

American Institute of Architects 1735 New York Ave NW Washington, DC 20006-5292

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Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Thunen Scholarship Committee IES San Francisco Section Mary-Jane Lawless 1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100 Emeryville, CA 94608

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Swank Traveling Fellowship $2,000 April

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled, or recently graduated from, an accredited architecture program and be residents of Texas.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Dallas Center for Architecture 1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway Suite 100 Dallas, TX 75201

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
American Architectural Foundation and Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation Traveling Fellowship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in graduate programs focusing on the history of art, architecture, decorative arts or interior design.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Architects 1735 New York Ave NW Washington, DC 20006-5292

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students, have at least a 2.5 GPA and be enrolled at or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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Fern Cousineau Duncan Art Scholarship $2,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of North Central Washington High School who will pursue art as a career, demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Selection is based on the portfolio of the students' work submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of North Central Washington 9 South Wenatchee Avenue Wenatchee, WA 98801

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John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund for Art Education $5,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 and must submit no more than 10 of their paintings or drawing work for judging along with a letter outlining the applicant's ambitions and plans. Submissions should be in the form of digital images on a disk with a dpi of 150. Letters of recommendation will also be taken into account during selection.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund 1700 NE 63rd Street Oklahoma City, OK 73111

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Office Supply Scholarship $1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students or college freshmen or sophomores. Students must be pursing degree programs in teaching or art or must wish to own their own business. Applicants will need to submit a 500- to 600-word essay describing where they plan to or are currently attending school, their desired major, how the student developed an interest in teaching, art or owning their own business and how the scholarship would help them to reach their goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include the essay.

BulkOfficeSupply.com 1614 Hereford Road Hewlett, NY 11557

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Stanfield and D'Orlando Art Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be preparing for a career in fine arts which includes painting, drawing, photography and sculpture. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, recommendations, slide portfolios and a list of works.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unitarian Universalist Association 24 Farnsworth Street Boston, MA 02210

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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship $4,000-$8,000 November 6

Eligibility: Graduate students can be either artists or art history majors. Professional artists must not be attending a degree program at the time of application or during the award period. Students and professionals must be legal residents of Virginia at the time of application and have lived in Virginia for 12 consecutive months.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Education & Statewide Partnerships Division 200 North Boulevard Richmond, VA 23220

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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GBT Student Support Program Up to $35,000 June 9

Eligibility: GBT is the largest fully steerable single aperture antenna. Students begin the application process by completing a preliminary funding proposal form. If the proposal is accepted, they will be informed of further requirements.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) NRAO Headquarters 520 Edgemont Road Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Graduate Summer Student Research Assistantship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be first- or second-year graduate students interested in astronomical research. Recipients work on-site for 10 to 12 weeks, beginning in late May or early June.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) NRAO Headquarters 520 Edgemont Road Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Horkheimer/Smith Youth Service Award $1,750 plus travel expenses March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Astronomical League members under the age of 19 on the date of the application. The award is based on astronomical service and service to the league.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114

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Undergraduate Summer Student Research Assistantship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Depending on the specific program, applicants must be either undergraduates or graduating college seniors. Recipients work on-site for 10 to 12 weeks, beginning in late May or early June.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) NRAO Headquarters 520 Edgemont Road Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Challenge Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must submit an essay detailing their course of study, career goals and financial need. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Scholarship $7,500 February 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend a sports administration program and plan to pursue a career in intercollegiate athletics such as athletic administration, coaching or athletic training.

How to apply: Application details are available online.

National Collegiate Athletic Association 700 W. Washington Street P.O. Box 6222 Indianapolis, IN 46206

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GNC Nutritional Research Grant $2,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students and be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must also plan a research project that falls within the mission of the NSCA and submit a proposal describing the rationale, purpose and methods of the planned research. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Graduate Research Grant - Master and Doctoral Up to $15,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be master's or doctoral students and submit a proposal for a research project in the field of strength and conditioning that fulfills the mission of the NSCA. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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High School Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to graduate with a degree related to strength and conditioning with a current 3.0 GPA. Students must be NSCA members, although applicants may enroll at the time of application, and pursuing a career in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Minority Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or Native American students working toward a graduate degree related to strength and conditioning. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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NATA Scholarship $2,300 January 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least a junior in college and scholarships are available for undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels. Students must have a minimum 3.2 GPA and be sponsored by a certified athletic trainer and be a member of the NATA. There is an earlier deadline to start the application online.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Athletic Trainers' Association National Athletic Trainer’s Association Research and Education Foundation Inc. 2952 Stemmons Freeway Dallas, TX 75247

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Women's Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants should be women age 17 and older who have been accepted by an accredited institution for a graduate degree in strength and conditioning. Applicants must be NSCA members and plan to pursue careers in strength and conditioning. A cover letter of application, application form, resume, transcript, three letters of recommendation and essay are required. The award is based on grades, strength and conditioning experience, NSCA involvement, awards, community involvement, essay and recommendations.

How to apply: Application materials are described online.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarships Varies June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be interested in automotive careers. Other requirements vary depending on the specific scholarship. Minimum GPA of 3.0 required.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

Automotive Hall of Fame Award and Scholarship Programs 21400 Oakwood Boulevard Dearborn, MI 48124

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Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Memorial Scholarship $2,000-$5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must show financial need, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and pursue a career in the automotive aftermarket or related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Specialty Equipment Market Association 1575 S. Valley Vista Drive Diamond Bar, CA 91765

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University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship Varies March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from high school or acquired their GED. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll as a full-time student in a two- or four- year college or an ASE/NATEF certified post-secondary automotive, collision repair or heavy duty program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium, Inc. c/o Auto Care Association 7101 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 1300 Bethesda, MD 20814

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Tweet Coleman Aviation Scholarship Varies April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be a female living in Hawaii (only residence is Hawaii) or stationed in Hawaii with the military. Applicants must also be a college graduate (associate degree or higher) or currently enrolled in a college or university in Hawaii. Women from out of state attending a college in Hawaii are eligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available by online request. An application form and supporting materials are required.

American Association of University Women - Honolulu Branch 1888 Kalakaua Avenue Suite C312-359 Honolulu, HI 96815

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Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association Scholarship Program Varies March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be third- or fourth-year students enrolled at an accredited four-year institution of higher learning and working towards the Bachelor of Science (BS) in aviation management or professional piloting, or must be second-year A&P mechanic students enrolled in an accredited two-year program. They must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Selection is based on academic achievement, recommendation letters, extracurricular activities, leadership skills and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation letters, a transcript and a personal statement are required.

Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association 100 North 20th Street Suite 400 Philadelphia, PA 19103-1462

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AIAA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program $500-$5,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have completed at least one semester or quarter of college work with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Applicants must plan to enter a career in science or engineering related to the technical activities of the AIAA. Applicants must be AIAA student members in good standing to apply. Selection is based on scholarship, career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807

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Aviation Insurance Association Education Foundation Scholarship $2,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in aviation at a school that is a member of the University Aviation Association (UAA). They must have completed at least 45 units of coursework in their degree program, 15 or more of which must be for aviation courses. They must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students must also currently be an intern or recently have completed an internship program within the aviation insurance industry in one of the following areas: agent/broker, underwriter, claims professional or attorney. Awards are given in the spring and fall.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Five sets of the following items are required: application form, personal statement, transcript, one letter of recommendation and any FAA certificates (if applicable).

Aviation Insurance Association 7200 W. 75th Street Overland Park, KS 66204

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Clay Lacy Professional Pilot Scholarship Up to $12,500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must attend a professional pilot program at the University of North Dakota to earn a degree as a professional pilot. Applicants must meet FAA licensing criteria and must already have their private pilot's license. Applicants must be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation, show financial need and be a member of EAA or be recommended by an EAA member.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Clay Lacy 7435 Valjean Avenue Van Nuys, CA 91406

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Dan L. Meisinger Sr. Memorial Learn to Fly Scholarship $2,500 Last Friday in November

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an aviation program with a B or better GPA and be a resident of Kansas, Missouri or Illinois. Students should be recommended by an aviation professional; independent applications are also considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Air Transportation Foundation Meisinger Scholarship 818 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 900 Washington, DC 20006

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David Arver Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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Dutch and Ginger Arver Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in avionics or aircraft repair.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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Full-Time Employee Student Scholarship Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled half- to full-time in an accredited college or university in coursework to enhance skills in air traffic control or other aviation disciplines which leads to a bachelor's degree or higher. Students must plan to continue their education the following year and be employed full-time in an aviation-related field. Applicants must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be finished before graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of reference, academic transcripts, an essay and answers to career and leadership questions are required.

Air Traffic Control Association 1101 King Street Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Garmin Scholarship $2,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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John R. Lillard VAOC Scholarship $3,000 March 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia high school seniors who have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher. They must be accepted into or enrolled in an aviation-related program at an accredited postsecondary institution and must have plans to pursue a career in aviation. Selection is based on academic merit, personal essay, leadership skills and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, official transcript, verification of college acceptance or enrollment, list of extracurricular activities and up to three recommendation letters are required.

Virginia Department of Aviation VAOC Scholarship Attn: Betty Wilson 5702 Gulfstream Road Richmond, VA 23250-2422

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Johnny Davis Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Lawrence C. Fortier Memorial Scholarship Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or enrolled half- to full-time at an accredited university or college with the intention of continuing studies the following year. Applicants must complete coursework towards a bachelor's degree or higher and have a minimum of 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours left to complete before graduation. Students must pursue aviation-related courses of study.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of reference, academic transcripts, an essay and answers to leadership and career questions are required.

Air Traffic Control Association 1101 King Street Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Lee Tarbox Memorial Scholarship $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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Lowell Gaylor Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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MAPA Safety Foundation Scholarship Varies August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled and have completed 50 percent of a qualifying course of study. Application requires a 250-word essay of how current study will contribute to general aviation safety.

How to apply: Request application by mail.

Mooney Aircraft Pilot Association (MAPA) Safety Foundation P.O. 460607 San Antonio, TX 78246

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Daedalian Foundation Matching Scholarship Program Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising or current undergraduates attending a four-year institution and must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in military aviation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and applicant photo are required.

Daedalian Foundation P.O. Box 249 Randolph AFB, TX 78148

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Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students who plan to or are attending an accredited school in an avionics or aircraft repair program.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization for more information.

Aircraft Electronics Association 3570 NE Ralph Powell Road Lee's Summit, MO 64064

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National Aviation Explorer Scholarships $3,000-$10,000 May 31

Eligibility: Students must be active members of an Aviation Explorer post. Applicants must submit an essay and three letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Explorers Learning for Life 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152225 Irving, TX 75015-2225

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Pioneers of Flight $1,000 Last Friday in December

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited four-year institution, be sophomores or juniors at the time of application and plan to pursue a career in aviation. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Air Transportation Foundation Pioneers of Flight Scholarship Program, Attn.: Professor Gregory Schwab, Chair Department of Aerospace Technology, TC 216 Indiana State University Terre Haute, IN 47809

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Richard Lee Vernon Aviation Scholarship $500 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to an accredited college, university or aviation technical school pursuing a course of study focusing on aviation. Applicants must also be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation. Recipient must show need for financial support.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

EAA Aviation Center 3000 Poberezny Road Oshkosh, WI 54902

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SSPI Scholarship Program $2,500-$3,500 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, undergraduate or graduate students who are members of SSPI (membership is free) studying satellite-related technologies, policies or applications. Some scholarships have requirements such as interests, financial need, residency, gender, race or GPA. The award is based on commitment to education and careers in the satellite fields, academic and leadership achievement, potential for contribution to the satellite communications industry and a scientific, engineering, research, business or creative submission.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) Tamara Bond 55 Broad Street 14th Floor New York, NY 10004

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Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation Scholarships $1,500 January 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. They must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in aerospace research, aerospace engineering, aviation or engineering technology. Selection is based on academic merit, extracurricular activities, character and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available by request from the student's local Tuskegee Airmen chapter. An application form, two essays and family income verification are required.

Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation 1816 S. Figueroa Street Suite 4.13 Los Angeles, CA 90015

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UAA Janice K. Barden Aviation Scholarship $1,000 January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are studying a subject that is related to aviation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript, resume and one recommendation letter are required.

UAA/Barden Aviation Scholarship 1200 G Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20005

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ASABE Foundation Engineering Scholarship $1,200 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.

How to apply: Application is available online.

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation Administrator Scholarship Fund 2950 Niles Road St. Joseph, MI 49085

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ASF Olin Fellowships $1,000-$3,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail.

Atlantic Salmon Federation P.O. Box 807 Calais, ME 04619-0807

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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C. Bertrand and Marian Othmer Schultz Collegiate Scholarship $3,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors who attend a four-year, accredited college or university in Nebraska and major in a natural science including chemistry, physics, biology or geology. Students must plan to enter a career in a science-related industry, science teaching or scientific research.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A letter of nomination, transcript and letter describing the applicant's career plans are available.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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Gaige Fund Award $400-$1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of ASIH and studying for an advanced degree. The award may be used for museum or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their careers and their contributions to the science of herpetology. Both merit and need will be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available by email or written request.

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists P.O. Box 1897 Lawrence, KS 66044-8897

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National Garden Clubs Scholarship $4,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors, seniors, graduate students or sophomores applying for their junior year and major in one of the following fields: agriculture education, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, botany, biology, plant pathology/science, forestry, agronomy, environmental concerns, economics, environmental conservation, city planning, wildlife science, habitat or forest/systems ecology, land management or related areas. Students must have a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA and be a U.S. citizen.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be mailed to the applicants' state Garden Club scholarship chairman.

National Garden Clubs Inc. 4401 Magnolia Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Paul A. Stewart Awards $1,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants' proposals should, but are not required to, cover the area of the study of bird movements based on banding, using the analysis and recovery of banded birds, with an emphasis on economic ornithology. Applicants must be willing to present their research results at an annual meeting of the Wilson Ornithological Society.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wilson Ornithological Society Department of Biology and Biomedical Science Dr. James Chace, Associate Professor 100 Ochre Point Avenue Newport, RI 02840-4192

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Raney Fund Award $400-$1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants should be members of ASIH and should be enrolled for an advanced degree, although those with developing careers may receive the award under exceptional circumstances. Awards may be used for museums or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their professional careers and their contributions to the science of ichthyology. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and need.

How to apply: Applications are available by email or written request.

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists P.O. Box 1897 Lawrence, KS 66044-8897

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Student Research Scholarships Up to $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students and submit a research proposal that addresses a specific area of bat conservation. The application form provides several potential research topics.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bat Conservation International Scholarship Program P.O. Box 162603 Austin, TX 78716

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program Up to $20,000 March 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students at an accredited undergraduate institution, have an underprivileged background and have a minimum 3.3 GPA or be within the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must also show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science research at the NIH.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Intramural Training and Education National Institute of Health - DHHS 2 Center Drive Building 2, Room 2E24 Bethesda, MD 20892-0230

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $1,000 Scholarships $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Betsy Plank/PRSSA Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be PRSSA members enrolled in an undergraduate public relations program and be college juniors or seniors. Eligible students may be nominated from each PRSSA chapter. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership, experience and commitment to public relations. Applicants need to include a 300-word statement of commitment to public relations.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Public Relations Student Society of America 33 Maiden Lane 11th Floor New York, NY 10038

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Consortium Fellowship Full tuition and fees January 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be African Americans, Hispanic Americans or Native Americans and U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents of other races and ethnicities who fulfill the Consortium’s mission. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, and the degree may be in any academic discipline from an accredited institution recognized by Consortium member schools. The fellowship supports full-time graduate business studies at member schools only. Applicants must submit two references, transcripts, copies of GMAT scores and application fees. All applicants must also interview with a Consortium representative.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Consortium for Graduate Study in Management 5585 Pershing Suite 240 St. Louis, MO 63112-4621

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Executive Women International Scholarship Program $1,000-$5,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to pursue four-year degrees at accredited colleges or universities. Selection is based on application materials, communication skills, academic record, extracurricular activities and leadership.

How to apply: Applications are available by request from the applicant's local Executive Women International chapter. An application form and supporting documents are required.

Executive Women International (EWI) 3860 South 2300 East Suite 211 Salt Lake City, UT 84109

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Joe Perdue Scholarship $2,500 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing managerial careers in the private club industry, have completed their freshman year of college, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be enrolled full-time for the following year. An essay and letters of recommendation are also required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Club Foundation 1733 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314

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Dr. Harold Kerzner Scholarships Up to $7,500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or entering undergraduate or graduate students who are studying or planning to study project management at a degree-granting college or university. Selection is based on academic achievement and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, resume, three reference letters and two essays are required.

Project Management Institute Educational Foundation 14 Campus Boulevard Newtown Square, PA 19073

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Lawrence G. Foster Award for Excellence in Public Relations $1,500 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in public relations who are committed to careers in public relations and must be PRSSA members. Applicants must submit an essay on what excellence in public relations is and how they plan to achieve excellence in their own careers.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Public Relations Student Society of America 33 Maiden Lane 11th Floor New York, NY 10038

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Media Fellows Program $1,000-$2,000 November 16 and July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors and seniors who are attending school full time. They must be degree-seeking students who are majoring in subjects that provide preparation for a career in strategic public policy research, planning, advertising or buying. Eligible majors include but are not limited to political science, mass communication, marketing and journalism. They must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the field of strategic media planning. They must have a major GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and one recommendation letter are required.

Washington Media Scholars Foundation 815 Slaters Lane Suite 201 Alexandria, VA 22314

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National Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American graduating high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a transcript, an application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay that is at least 300 words on "Why is education important to me?"

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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NSA Scholarship Foundation $500-$2,200 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in accounting with a minimum 3.0 GPA and be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Society of Accountants Scholarship Program 1330 Braddock Place Suite 540 Alexandria, VA 22314

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Matthew H. Parry Memorial Scholarship $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students who are enrolled in a degree-granting program. They must have an interest in pursuing a career in project management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, resume, two essays and three recommendation letters are required.

Project Management Institute Educational Foundation 14 Campus Boulevard Newtown Square, PA 19073

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PMI Eric Jenett Founders Scholarship $2,000 September 1, February 15, April 1, July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students who are enrolled in a bachelor's degree program in project management or a related subject at an accredited post-secondary institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, two essays and three recommendation letters are required.

Project Management Institute Educational Foundation 14 Campus Boulevard Newtown Square, PA 19073

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Robert Yourzak Scholarship Award $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be project management students who are enrolled in a degree-granting program at a post-secondary institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, two personal essays, three recommendation letters and a resume are required.

Project Management Institute Educational Foundation 14 Campus Boulevard Newtown Square, PA 19073

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SquareFoot Scholarship $3,000 October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current college or university-level juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must submit an essay on a given topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SquareFoot 48 W 21st Street New York, NY 10010

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Steven J. Finkel Service Excellence Scholarship $10,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a career in live entertainment such as: music business management, customer service, hospitality or other related fields. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 500-word essay explaining their career goals within the entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation 7060 Hollywood Boulevard 2nd Floor Hollywood, CA 90028

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Analytical Chemistry Scholarship $1,000 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling as or currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a career in analytical chemistry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Jordi Labs 200 Gilbert Street Mansfield, MA 02048

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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C. Bertrand and Marian Othmer Schultz Collegiate Scholarship $3,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors who attend a four-year, accredited college or university in Nebraska and major in a natural science including chemistry, physics, biology or geology. Students must plan to enter a career in a science-related industry, science teaching or scientific research.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A letter of nomination, transcript and letter describing the applicant's career plans are available.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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John J. McKetta Scholarship $5,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be chemical engineering incoming undergraduate juniors or seniors and be planning a career in the chemical engineering process industries. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be attending an ABET accredited school in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Selection is based on an essay outlining career goals, leadership in an AIChE student chapter or other university sponsored activity and letters of recommendation. Preference is given to members of AIChE.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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Members-at-Large Reentry Award $1,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be female undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited four-year institution and be nominated by a faculty member or an Iota Sigma Pi member.

How to apply: Application information is available online.

Iota Sigma Pi (ISP) Dr. Joanne Bedlek-Anslow, MAL Coordinator Camden High School, Science 1022 Ehrenclou Drive Camden, SC 29020

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Minority Affairs Committee Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement $1,000 August 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate students.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by telephone or written request.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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Rev. Robert L. Browning Memorial Fund $250 February 1

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students planning to attend Anderson University will also be considered. 

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Decatur County Community Foundation 101 East Main Street Suite 1 Greensburg, IN 47240

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Vocations Scholarship Funds $2,500 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be males studying with ecclesiastical approval at a major seminary for a diocese or religious institute in the United States, its territories and Canada. The Father Michael J. McGivney Vocations Scholarship Fund awards scholarships based on financial need, and applicants must provide proof of need. The Bishop Thomas V. Daily Scholarships Fund awards recipients on the basis of merit, and applicants must submit their most recent transcript and two letters of recommendation. Both funds give preference to Knights of Columbus members and their sons, but membership is not required.

How to apply: Applications are available from seminary rectors and diocesan vocations directors starting in February.

Knights of Columbus Department of Scholarships 1 Columbus Plaza New Haven, CT 06510-3326

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Microsoft Tuition Scholarships Varies February 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be in a full-time undergraduate program in computer science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) disciplines. Recipients will have to complete salaried internships in Redmond, Washington. There are special scholarships for women, minorities and disabled students.

How to apply: Application requirements are online.

Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052-8303

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Microsoft Tuition Scholarships Varies February 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be in a full-time undergraduate program in computer science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) disciplines. Recipients will have to complete salaried internships in Redmond, Washington. There are special scholarships for women, minorities and disabled students.

How to apply: Application requirements are online.

Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052-8303

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SquareFoot Scholarship $3,000 October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current college or university-level juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must submit an essay on a given topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SquareFoot 48 W 21st Street New York, NY 10010

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ESA Foundation Scholarship Program $3,000 April 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be female or minority students, U.S. citizens and current full-time college students or graduating high school seniors enrolled or accepted in a full-time program at a four-year college or university in the U.S. A minimum 2.75 GPA is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Entertainment Software Association Foundation 575 7th Street NW Suite 300 Washington, DC 20004

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Microsoft Tuition Scholarships Varies February 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be in a full-time undergraduate program in computer science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) disciplines. Recipients will have to complete salaried internships in Redmond, Washington. There are special scholarships for women, minorities and disabled students.

How to apply: Application requirements are online.

Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052-8303

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National Academic Scholarships $1,500-$3,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants for full-time or part-time scholarships must be an AGA member or family member (spouse, child or grandchild), and scholarships must be used for full-time or part-time undergraduate study in a financial management academic area such as accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, electronic data processing, information resources management or public administration. Essays and transcripts are required. There are two categories for high school students/graduates and undergraduates/graduates. The Academic Scholarships are based on academic achievement and the student's potential for making a contribution to public financial management. A reference letter from an AGA member and from another professional such as a professor, guidance counselor or employer is required. Applicants to the Community Service Scholarships do not have to be AGA members, must be pursuing a degree in a financial management academic discipline and must be actively involved in community service projects. The awards are based on community service and accomplishments. A letter of recommendation from a community service organization and from another professional are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Government Accountants (AGA) 2208 Mount Vernon Avenue Alexandria, VA 22301-1314

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National Space Club Keynote Scholar $10,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students planning to attend or attending an accredited college or university with the intention to follow a course of study related to a career in a science, technology, engineering or math field with a preference for space-related interests. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcripts, two letters of recommendation, statement of intent and video audition are required.

National Space Club 204 E Street NE Washington, DC 20002

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P.O. Pistilli Undergraduate Scholarship for Advancement in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering $4,000 April 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are from an underrepresented group (African American, Hispanic, Native American, women or disabled). Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, have demonstrated high achievement in math and science courses and have financial need. Applicants must also intend to pursue a career in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, three letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a personal letter, a copy of tax returns and a copy of the FAFSA are required.

Design Automation Conference/Association for Computing Machinery Professor Andrew B. Kahng, P.O. Pistilli Scholarship Director Department of Computer Science and Engineering, UCSD 9500 Gilman Drive #0404 La Jolla, CA 92093

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SquareFoot Scholarship $3,000 October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current college or university-level juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must submit an essay on a given topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SquareFoot 48 W 21st Street New York, NY 10010

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VIP Women in Technology Scholarship Up to $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending or accepted at a two- or four-year postsecondary institution located in the U.S. They must be planning to pursue a career in information technology or a related field. Selection is based on academic merit, a personal essay and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay and list of extracurricular activities are required.

Visionary Integration Professionals 80 Iron Point Circle Suite 100 Folsom, CA 95630

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AGC Graduate Scholarships $7,500 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be college seniors enrolled in an undergraduate construction or civil engineering degree program or college graduates with a degree in construction or civil engineering. Applicants must also be enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in a graduate level construction or civil engineering degree program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Associated General Contractors of America 2300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 300 Arlington, VA 22201

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AGC Undergraduate Scholarships $2,500 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be a second-year student at a two-year school planning to transfer to a four-year program, or a rising college sophomore or junior in a four-year program or rising senior in a five-year program enrolled in or planning to enroll in ABET- or ACCE-accredited construction or civil engineering programs pursuing a B.S. degree in construction or construction-related engineering.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Associated General Contractors of America 2300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 300 Arlington, VA 22201

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Independence Excavating, A DiGeronimo Company Scholarship Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens. They must be in at least the second year of study in a two-year, four-year or five-year undergraduate degree program that is related to construction. They must be enrolled at a postsecondary institution located in West Virginia, Pennsylvania or Ohio and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must have plans to work in the construction industry. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and personal essay are required.

Associated General Contractors of Ohio 1755 Northwest Boulevard Columbus, OH 43212

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Ohio Section Scholarships $1,000 October 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students who are attending an ABET-accredited college or university located in the state of Ohio. They must be enrolled in a civil engineering or other transportation-related degree program and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on academic achievement, stated career goals and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, official transcript and one recommendation letter are required.

Institute of Transportation Engineers - Ohio Section 1391 West 5th Avenue PMB 157 Columbus, OH 43212

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ASTM International Katherine and Bryant Mather Scholarship Up to $7,500 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate sophomores, undergraduate juniors, undergraduate seniors or graduate students. They must be enrolled in a degree program that is related to cement construction or concrete materials technology at an accredited institution of higher learning. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, one reference letter, an official transcript and a personal statement are required.

ASTM International 100 Barr Harbor Drive P.O. Box C700 West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959

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Lee S. Evans Scholarship Varies March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students. They must have completed at least one semester of college coursework at the time of applying for the scholarship and must have at least one year remaining in their programs of study at the time of award disbursement; fifth-year seniors are ineligible. Applicants must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the residential construction industry. Preference will be given to current student members of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and to applicants who are enrolled in a four-year degree program that focuses on construction management. Selection is based on academic merit, recommendations, extracurricular activities, work experience and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, an official transcript, a degree program outline and two letters of recommendation are required.

National Housing Endowment 1201 15th Street NW Washington, DC 20005

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NPCA Educational Foundation Scholarships Up to $2,500 March 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students who are enrolled in or planning to enroll in a program of study that is related to the building, construction or precast concrete industries. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.

National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA) 1320 City Center Drive Suite 200 Carmel, IN 46032

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NAWIC Founders' Undergraduate Scholarship Varies February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time, degree-seeking undergraduates who are studying a construction-related subject at a postsecondary institution located in the U.S. or Canada. Students do not need to be female. They must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and have plans to pursue a career in a construction-related field. Selection is based on stated career goals, extracurricular activities, work experience, academic achievement and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, employment history, extracurricular activities list and personal statement are required.

National Association of Women in Construction 327 South Adams Street Fort Worth, TX 76104

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NAWIC Granite State Chapter Scholarships Varies February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be New Hampshire residents who are entering the second, third or fourth year of an undergraduate program in a construction-related subject. They must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Instructions for how to apply are available online. A personal essay and transcript are required.

National Association of Women in Construction-Granite State Chapter #218 Attn: Peggy DeWever 46 Heron Cove Road Eliot, ME 03903

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Shook Construction Harry F. Gaeke Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens either living in or attending school in Ohio, Kentucky or Indiana. They must be in at least the second year of an undergraduate degree program that is related to construction and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and personal essay are required.

Associated General Contractors of Ohio 1755 Northwest Boulevard Columbus, OH 43212

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Zach Sullivan Geneva Rock Scholarship $2,000 July 1, November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or enrolling in an accredited university, college, trade or vocational school pursuing a career in a construction-related field. Students must include a written essay along with their application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Geneva Rock 302 West 5400 South Suite 200 Murray, UT 84107

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Beauty Changes Lives Foundation Scholarships $500-$15,000 November 30, February 28, May 31, August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or currently enrolled in a member school of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Beauty Changes Lives P.O. Box 7174 Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

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Great Scholarship Program $250-$1,500 January 31

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Great Clips 4400 W. 78th Street Suite 700 Minneapolis, MN 55435

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Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Program $1,200 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sponsored by one of the following: a fully accredited, recognized barber or cosmetology school, a licensed salon owner or manager, a full-service distributor or a member of the International Chain Association, Beauty and Barber Supply Institute, Cosmetology Advancement Foundation or National Cosmetology Association. Applicants must be actively enrolled in cosmetology school or planning to enroll during or after the award month of August. Judging is based on financial need, motivation and character.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Foundation P.O. Box 50625 Minneapolis, MN 55405

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Arizona Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards $2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree or certification program for which they have completed half of the requirements. They must plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. Financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Arizona c/o Kristin Wolfe 5122 E. Shea Boulevard Suite 1050 Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Atlanta Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards Varies September 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree or certification program in which they have completed half the requirements in a hospitality-related area including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, project that reflects skills and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Atlanta 141 New Street #234 Decatur, GA 30030

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California Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarship for High School Seniors Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are California residents and U.S. citizens or permanent residents and be enrolled in at least nine credit hours at an accredited institution of higher learning and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students must plan to enroll in two consecutive semesters and have at least 250 hours of work experience in the restaurant industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, copy of curriculum, transcript, proof of work experience and one to three letters of recommendation are required.

California Restaurant Association 621 Capitol Mall Suite 2000 Sacramento, CA 95814

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California Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarships for Undergraduate Students Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents, U.S. citizens or permanent residents and undergraduate students who are enrolled in at least nine credit hours at an accredited institution of higher learning. A GPA of 2.5 or higher is required. Applicants must enroll in two consecutive semesters and have completed at least one grading term of a postsecondary program. High school students going into their freshman year must have 250 hours of restaurant work experience, rising sophomores must have 400 hours and those beyond the sophomore year must have 550 hours of experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, copy of curriculum, transcript, proof of work experience and one to three letters of recommendation are required.

California Restaurant Association 621 Capitol Mall Suite 2000 Sacramento, CA 95814

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Feeding Tomorrow General Education Scholarships/Freshman Scholarships Varies May 28

Eligibility: Applicants for the freshman scholarships must be academically outstanding high school graduates or seniors who will enter college for the first time in an approved program in food science/technology and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. All candidates must submit applications, transcripts and a recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) 525 W. Van Buren Suite 1000 Chicago, IL 60607

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IFEC Scholarships Award $1,500-$6,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary, degree-granting educational institution and must demonstrate training, skill and interest in the foodservice industry and communication arts. Eligible majors from foodservice and communications areas include culinary arts, hotel/restaurant/hospitality management, dietetics, nutrition, food science/technology, journalism, public relations, mass communication, English, broadcast journalism, marketing, photography, graphic arts and related studies.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC) P.O. Box 491 Hyde Park, NY 12538

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CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program Varies August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores. High school students must have an SAT score of 1500 or higher or an ACT score of 21 or higher, while all applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, defined as a household income of less than $70,000 for a family of four or $80,000 for a family of five or more. They must meet all criteria for regular CIA employees, including security checks and medical examinations. Applicants must commit to a work experience each summer during college and agree to CIA employment for 1.5 times the length of their CIA-sponsored scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A resume, SAT/ACT scores, family income information, copy of FAFSA or Student Aid Report, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.

Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, DC 20505

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Fellowship Award $52,000-$60,000 plus expenses March 15 and August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation One Exchange Plaza 55 Broadway Suite 302 New York, NY 10006

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Health Careers Scholarship Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.

International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons Director P.O. Box 1040 Chautauqua, NY 14722

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Health Professional Loan Repayment Up to $75,000 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Washington Student Achievement Council 917 Lakeridge Way SW Olympia, WA 98502

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Minority Dental Student Scholarship Up to $2,500 Second Friday in November

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic or Native American full-time students in their second year in an accredited dental program and must demonstrate a minimum financial need of $2,500. Applicants must submit applications, two reference forms, enrollment letters and biographies. Selection is based on financial need, academic achievement, biographical sketch and references. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required. Only two scholarship applications per school are allowed, so schools may set their own in-school application deadlines that are earlier.

How to apply: Applications are available from dental school officials.

American Dental Association Foundation 211 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 5

Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.

Morris K. Udall Foundation 130 S. Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

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Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Up to $8,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Annual Prevounce Preventive Health Scholarship $1,500-$2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students entering or already established in an accredited program at a college or university in the United States. Students must be pursuing careers in healthcare including medicine, nursing or public health. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Prevounce 28632 Roadside Drive Suite 215 Agoura Hills, CA 91301

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TOPSS Competition for High School Psychology Students $250 March 9

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students who have been or are presently enrolled in a psychology course and must write an essay answering a question from the APA. A Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools (TOPSS) member must sponsor all candidates, and each school may submit no more than five papers.

How to apply: Submission information is available online.

American Psychological Foundation 750 First Street NE Washington, DC 20002-4242

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Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program Up to $10,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents enrolled in an associate degree nursing program at a California school, have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be fluent in a language other than English. Financial need, work experience, community involvement and academic achievement are considered. Preference is given to those who will graduate within two years and to those who plan to remain in a medically underserved area past the service time required. Recipients must sign a two-year service contract to work in a medically underserved area as an RN.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship Program Up to $13,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a California undergraduate nursing program and be fluent in a language other than English. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. A two-year service agreement to work in a medically underserved area of California is required. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years and to those who plan to remain in a medically underserved area after the service agreement has expired. Applicant must have minimum 2.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Benton-Meier Scholarships $2,500 June 1

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate need and potential for a promising career in the field of neuropsychology. Applicants should also submit a letter that documents their scholarly and research accomplishments, financial need and how the award will be used.

How to apply: A request for proposal form is available online.

American Psychological Foundation 750 First Street NE Washington, DC 20002-4242

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Minority Fellowship Program Varies April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the ANA, have their master's degree and plan to pursue doctoral degrees. Eligible applicants must be registered nurses and members of a ethnic/racial minority group.

How to apply: Applications available online.

American Nurses Association (ANA) 8515 Georgia Avenue Suite 400 Silver Spring, MD 20910-3492

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Fellowship Award $52,000-$60,000 plus expenses March 15 and August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation One Exchange Plaza 55 Broadway Suite 302 New York, NY 10006

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Foundation for Surgical Technology Medical Mission Scholarship Varies December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be active AST members, document the educational program or mission program and provide two recommendation letters.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Surgical Technologists 6 W. Dry Creek Circle Littleton, CO 80120

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Harvey E. & Marguerite Sandstrom McDowell Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend or already are attending a two-year program at least and have documented financial need. The selection committee privileges students majoring in a health field or mortuary science first before considering those pursuing other degree areas.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Health Careers Scholarship Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.

International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons Director P.O. Box 1040 Chautauqua, NY 14722

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Health Professional Loan Repayment Up to $75,000 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Washington Student Achievement Council 917 Lakeridge Way SW Olympia, WA 98502

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Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program Up to $50,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who have been accepted by or are enrolled in an accredited California program. Financial need, work experience and career goals are considered, and preference is given to applicants who plan to remain in a medically underserved area past the service time. Those selected must sign a two-year service agreement to work in a medically underserved area of California.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Loan Assistance Repayment Program Primary Care Services Up to $25,000 April 15

Eligibility: Medical resident applicants must be graduates of a Maryland college, and they must have at least one year remaining in a primary care residency program. Physician applicants must have a valid primary care license and currently work in an underserved area of Maryland. All applicants must have outstanding loans on which they have not defaulted. Specialization in one of the following fields is required: general internal medicine, family practice medicine, general pediatrics, obstetrics/gynecology or gynecology. Applicants must agree to work in an underserved area of Maryland for two to four years after winning the scholarship and completing their residency.

How to apply: Applications are available from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

Maryland Higher Education Commission Office of Student Financial Assistance 6 North Liberty Street Baltimore, MD 21201

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Irene and Daisy MacGregor Memorial Scholarship Up to $5,000 February 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into or enrolled in a graduate course of study to become a medical doctor. Those pursuing study in psychiatric nursing at the graduate level at a medical school may also apply, and preference is given to females. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Committee Services Office Attn.: Scholarships 1776 D Street NW Washington, DC 20006-5303

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Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Program $1,980 per month January 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be osteopathic or allopathic students who have completed at least one year of medical school at a U.S. institution. Students must have a faculty sponsor from their home institution. The program lasts 8 to 12 weeks, and monthly stipends are provided.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) 55 West 39th Street 16th Floor New York, NY 10018

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NAHN Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the NAHN and be enrolled in a diploma, associate, baccalaureate, graduate or practical/vocational nursing program.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.

National Association of Hispanic Nurses 1500 Sunday Drive Suite 102 Raleigh, NC 27607

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NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program Up to $20,000 March 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students at an accredited undergraduate institution, have an underprivileged background and have a minimum 3.3 GPA or be within the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must also show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science research at the NIH.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Intramural Training and Education National Institute of Health - DHHS 2 Center Drive Building 2, Room 2E24 Bethesda, MD 20892-0230

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Noodle Pros MCAT Scholarship $500 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a pre-med organization and enrolled at a college or university at the sophomore level or higher. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and plan on taking the MCAT exam to pursue further studies.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

StudySoup 1381 9th Avenue San Francisco, CA 94122

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Northwest Oklahoma Osteopathic Foundation Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or career tech students attending school in northwest Oklahoma. Students must be interested in pursuing a career as a physician.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Northwest Oklahoma Osteopathic Foundation 4125 West Garriott Suite A-1 Enid, OK 73703

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Orbeck Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors who reside in Minnesota. Students must have achieved the level of Eagle Scout and will be pursuing a career in a service industry. An essay submission is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Operation Thank An Officer P.O. Box 92 Montrose, MN 55363

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Phelps Memorial Health Center Service League Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed a minimum of one college year when they apply, submit a brief letter explaining their career interest in the medical field, three letters of recommendation (only one academic reference) and an academic transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Robert Stonehill Pre-Medical Scholarship $750 February

Eligibility: Applicants must have recently graduated from Lebanon High School, Sheridan High School, Western Boone High School or Zionsville High School. This scholarship is awarded to a high school senior but is paid during the student's second year of college if the recipient maintains a minimum 3.5 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Boone County 102 North Lebanon Street Suite 200 Lebanon, IN 46052

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Alice W. Rooke Scholarship Up to $5,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into or enrolled in a graduate course of study to become a medical doctor. All applicants must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Committee Services Office Attn.: Scholarships 1776 D Street NW Washington, DC 20006-5303

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Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship Varies January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American students between the ages of 17 and 30, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be Michigan residents who are enrolled at or have been accepted to an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be studying or planning to study allied health, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assisting or a related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters and proof of college acceptance or enrollment are required.

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Franklin Plaza Center 29193 Northwestern Highway #528 Southfield, MI 48034

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 5

Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.

Morris K. Udall Foundation 130 S. Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

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Scholarship details
Scholarship Name Amount Deadline
A. Harry Passow Classroom Teacher Scholarship $2,000 May 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be teachers of gifted students of grades K-12 and be continuing their education. Applicants must also have been members of NAGC for at least one year. Selection is based on commitment to teaching as shown by reviews from students, parents, principal and peers and admission into a graduate or certification program in gifted education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association for Gifted Children 1331 H Street NW Suite 1001 Chair, Awards Committee Washington, DC 20005

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A. Myrtle Hensor Teaching Scholarship $1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be female graduating students from Princeton High School who are pursuing a career in education. Student must be planning to attend a four-year university or college, a two-year college or a vocational school. Selection is based on financial need, character and achievement.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Princeton Area Community Foundation 15 Princess Road Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $1,000 Scholarships $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Antonio Cirino Memorial Award $2,000-$12,000 April 28

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate an interest in learning about and practicing art. Preference will be given to visual artists. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a master's or doctoral program that will lead to a career in art education.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Foundation One Union Station Providence, RI 02903

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Beginning Teacher Scholarships $750 February 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be relatives of an active member of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA), earning or earned a bachelor's or master's degree in education and pursuing or have pursued their teaching certification exam.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Texas Retired Teachers Foundation Attn: Scholarship Committee 313 E. 12th Street Suite 220 Austin, TX 78701

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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Collaborative Teachers Tuition Waiver Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be public school teachers living and working in the state of Massachusetts. They must also agree to mentor a student teacher from a state college or university in their own classroom, and they must be planning to attend graduate school at one of the nine campuses of Massachusetts State College or the University of Massachusetts.

How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education Office of Student Financial Assistance 454 Broadway Suite 200 Revere, MA 02151

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Community Scholarship Fund Varies January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate accomplishment, motivation, initiative, vision and intention to work in Hawaii and major in the arts, architecture, education, humanities or social science.

How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.

Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships 827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI 96813

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FTEE Scholarship: Undergraduate Major in Technology and Engineering Education $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of ITEEA, be full-time undergraduate students and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

How to apply: Application information is available online.

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Foundation for Technology and Engineering Educators 1914 Association Drive Suite 201 Reston, VA 20191-1539

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Future Teachers Scholarship Up to $1,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Oklahoma who have been nominated by their institution on the basis of rank in the top 15 percent of high school class, rank in the top 15 percent of students in SAT or ACT scores, admission to an education program at an accredited Oklahoma institution or high academic achievement in undergraduate coursework. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and agree to teach in a shortage area in an Oklahoma public school for at least three years after graduation and licensure.

How to apply: Applications are submitted by the nominating institution.

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education/Future Teachers Scholarship 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200 Oklahoma City, OK 73104

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Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois (Illinois Scholars Program) Up to $23,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Illinois high school seniors or college sophomores at one of the 53 partner universities in Illinois who are interested in teaching. There are a limited number of spots for college sophomores, and all college students must be nominated by a university liaison. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must commit to teaching in an Illinois school of need for five years after graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available by calling 312-407-0433, extension 105.

Golden Apple Foundation 8 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60603

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Incentive Program for Aspiring Teachers Full tuition Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be in their third or fourth year at a public college in the state of Massachusetts, and they must be enrolled in a field with teacher shortages. They must have a 3.0 GPA in general education courses, and they must remain in satisfactory academic standing while receiving the scholarship. Students must agree to work in a public school in Massachusetts for two years after earning a bachelor's degree.

How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education Office of Student Financial Assistance 454 Broadway Suite 200 Revere, MA 02151

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International Technology Engineering Educators Association Scholarship - FTEE/Undergraduate $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the International Technology Education Association. Students must not be a senior by the application deadline. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students majoring in technology and engineering education teacher preparation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Foundation for Technology and Engineering Educators 1914 Association Drive Suite 201 Reston, VA 20191-1539

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JAM Paper Teacher Scholarship $500 July 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in education or a related field and be enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university.

How to apply: A 400- to 500-word essay must be emailed.

Jam Paper and Envelope 185 Legrand Avenue Northvale, NJ 07647

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Lauren Le-An Porterfield Oblak Memorial Scholarship Fund $500 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of Berkeley county and graduating seniors of Martinsburg High School with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must plan to attend West Virginia University to pursue a degree in education with a focus on teaching. Applicants must have participated in high school team sports. Scholarship is renewable.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Leadership for Diversity Scholarship $1,500 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a traditionally underrepresented group attending or planning to attend an accredited library media teacher credential program and plan to work in California for three years after completing the program. Applicants must provide a 250-word statement about their qualifications, career goals, financial situation and commitment to supporting multicultural students and two letters of reference.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California School Library Association 6444 E. Spring Street #247 Long Beach, CA 90815-1553

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Learning and Leadership Grants $2,000-$5,000 February 28, December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be current public school teachers in grades K-12, public school education support professionals or faculty and staff at public higher education institutions. The professional development must improve practice, curriculum and student achievement. Funds may be used for fees, travel expenses, books or materials. There is also a grant for groups for $5,000.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Applications may be submitted at any time and are reviewed three times each year on February 1, June 1 and October 15.

NEA Foundation 1201 16th Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Litherland/FTEE Scholarship $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of ITEEA, be full-time undergraduate students majoring in technology and engineering education teacher preparation. Students must also have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

How to apply: Application information is available online.

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Foundation for Technology and Engineering Educators 1914 Association Drive Suite 201 Reston, VA 20191-1539

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Maley/FTEE Teacher Professional Development Scholarship $1,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of ITEEA and plan to pursue or continue graduate study. Candidates must provide their plans for graduate study, description of need, college transcript and three recommendation letters.

How to apply: Application information is available online.

International Technology and Engineering Educators Association Foundation for Technology and Engineering Educators 1914 Association Drive Suite 201 Reston, VA 20191-1539

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Up to $4,000 February

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander or Hispanic students pursuing a teaching-related career in public education. Candidates must also be active members of the California Teachers Association or Student California Teachers Association or the dependents of an active, retired-life or deceased California Teachers Association member.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California Teachers Association (CTA) CTA Human Rights Department P.O. Box 921 Burlingame, CA 94011-0921

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Mary Ann Heise Memorial Scholarship $2,000 January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Bartholomew County and graduating seniors who plan to attend college full-time and pursue a career in education. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Bartholomew County 538 Franklin Street P.O. Box 1547 Columbus, IN 47202

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NACA Mid Atlantic Graduate Student Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in master's or doctorate degree programs in student personnel services or a related area. Applicants must be attending a graduate school in Washington, DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York or eastern Pennsylvania, be involved in campus activities and plan to pursue a career in campus activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association for Campus Activities 13 Harbison Way Columbia, SC 29212

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NACA Northern Plains Regional Student Leadership Scholarship Varies November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students taking at least six credits per semester and be enrolled in or have previously earned a degree from a college or university in Wisconsin or the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Applicants must also have demonstrated leadership and service to their campus community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association for Campus Activities 13 Harbison Way Columbia, SC 29212

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OBTA Dr. Mearl R. Guthrie Scholarship Varies July 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate juniors, undergraduate seniors or graduate students who are enrolled at an Ohio college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. They must be full-time students who are majoring in business education. They must have plans to pursue careers as business education teachers. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, resume, two recommendation letters, an applicant photo and a personal essay are required.

Ohio Business Teachers Association c/o Stephen M. Lewis, Sr., OBTA Past President 7321 Winfield Drive Lewis Center, OH 43035-8483

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Ohio Classical Conference Scholarship for Prospective Latin Teachers $1,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students who are residents of Ohio or who are enrolled at an accredited Ohio postsecondary institution, or can be graduates of Ohio high schools pursuing study at accredited colleges or universities elsewhere in the U.S. They must have sophomore standing or above and be taking courses that provide preparation for a career as a K-12 Latin teacher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, two recommendation letters, course schedule and personal statement are required.

Ohio Classical Conference c/o Kelly Kusch Covington Latin School 21 East Eleventh Street Covington, KY 41011

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Office Supply Scholarship $1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students or college freshmen or sophomores. Students must be pursing degree programs in teaching or art or must wish to own their own business. Applicants will need to submit a 500- to 600-word essay describing where they plan to or are currently attending school, their desired major, how the student developed an interest in teaching, art or owning their own business and how the scholarship would help them to reach their goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include the essay.

BulkOfficeSupply.com 1614 Hereford Road Hewlett, NY 11557

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Pennsylvania Business Education Association Scholarship Up to $1,000 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a business teacher education program at a postsecondary institution located in Pennsylvania. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree, master's degree or teaching certificate in the subject. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal statement and three recommendation letters are required.

Pennsylvania Business Education Association c/o Renee Hughes, PBEA Scholarship Chair 506 Pine Hill Drive Pine Grove, PA 17963

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Red Oak Foundation Scholarship $4,800 May 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be Texas residents who have participated in a University Interscholastic League (UIL) academic event. They must have plans to become a K-12 public school teacher in Texas and be planning to attend Texas Wesleyan University or a four-year public university located in Texas. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

University Interscholastic League 1701 Manor Road Austin, TX 78722

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Richard A. Brown Memorial Scholarship for Students $1,000 October 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduates who are attending an accredited college or university and must be preparing for a career in education. They must have completed 24 credits or more of their degree program and must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, three recommendation letters and two personal statements are required.

Texas Computer Education Association P.O. Box 18507 Austin, TX 78760

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Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Thunen Scholarship Committee IES San Francisco Section Mary-Jane Lawless 1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100 Emeryville, CA 94608

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Robert G. Porter Scholars Program for Members $1,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be AFT members who have been in good standing for at least one year and intend to pursue courses in their field of work. Applicants must submit an essay on a labor-related topic.

How to apply: Applications are available by written request.

American Federation of Teachers 555 New Jersey Avenue NW Washington, DC 20001

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Rudolph Dillman Memorial Scholarship $2,500 February 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are blind or visually impaired. They must be undergraduate or graduate students who are preparing for careers in the education or rehabilitation of visually impaired or blind people. Previous recipients of this award are ineligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters, proof of legal blindness and proof of U.S. citizenship are required.

American Foundation for the Blind Scholarship Committee 1000 Fifth Avenue Suite 350 Huntington, WV 25701

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Sherman & Frances L. Teller Teaching Credential Scholarship $2,000 May 26

Eligibility: Applicants must live and attend school in the greater Los Angeles area including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and Ventura counties. Applicants must be a K-12 educator seeking a single or multiple-subject credential including special education and ESL. Students must be enrolled at a California State University or University of California campus in the greater Los Angeles area.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include a transcript and two letters of reference.

National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles (NCJW/LA) 543 N. Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Shields-Gillespie Scholarship Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of AOSA. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have lived in the United States for the past five years. Programs should focus on music/movement learning.

How to apply: Applications are available online for AOSA members.

American Orff-Schulwerk Association (AOSA) P.O. Box 391089 Cleveland, OH 44139-8089

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California School Library Association Southern Region Teacher Librarian Scholarship $1,000 September 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a school library media credential program or master's degree program. Candidates must be residents of the California School Library Association Southern Section region and must provide two letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California School Library Association 6444 E. Spring Street #247 Long Beach, CA 90815-1553

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Student Achievement Grants $2,000-$5,000 February 1, June 1, October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be current public school teachers in PreK-12, public school education support professionals or faculty or staff at public higher education institutions. Preference is given to those who work with economically disadvantaged students and NEA members. The grants may be used for materials, supplies, equipment, transportation, software or scholars-in-residence and in some cases professional development. The work should "engage students in critical thinking and problem solving that deepens their knowledge of standards-based subject matter."

How to apply: Applications are available online and may be submitted at any time. Applications are reviewed three times each year on February 1, June 1 and October 15.

NEA Foundation 1201 16th Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Teacher of the Year Award $1,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be current classroom teachers who teach at least half of the school day in a classroom environment, grades K-12. Previous winners from the state or national levels are not eligible. Fellow teachers, supervisors or other interested individuals who are not related to the nominee may send in nominations; no self-nominations will be accepted.

How to apply: Applications are available online but initial nominations must be sent to the local VFW office. Visit the website for more information.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Teacher of the Year Award 406 W. 34th Street Kansas City, MO 64111

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Teacher Shortage Employment Incentive Program Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be willing to teach mathematics or science at an Oklahoma public secondary school for at least five years. Students must complete an approved professional teacher education program from an Oklahoma accredited teacher education unit which must include a student teaching requirement. Applicants must also hold a valid certificate to teach mathematics or science at the secondary level.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200 Oklahoma City, OK 73104

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Truman Scholar Up to $30,000 February 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors, attending an accredited U.S. college or university and be nominated by the institution. Students may not apply directly. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. nationals, complete an application and write a policy recommendation.

How to apply: See your school's Truman Faculty Representative or contact the foundation.

Truman Scholarship Foundation 712 Jackson Place NW Washington, DC 20006

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United Commercial Travelers of America (UCT) Scholarship Program Up to $2,500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a current teacher or current undergraduate student who is pursuing course work to enhance their work with individuals who have intellectual disabilities. Students must work in North America.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Order of United Commercial Travelers of America 1801 Watermark Drive, Suite 100 P.O. Box 159019 Columbus, OH 43215-8619

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Vincent & Mildred Abrahamson Memorial Scholarship $1,250 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school, have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and provide clear evidence of leadership in extracurricular activities, including church, community service or via a job. Previous awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Zippia's Teacher Dream Job Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be college, university, associate’s program, junior college, vocational school or high school students who are at least 18 years of age. Students must submit an essay on a provided prompt.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Zippia Inc. P.O. Box 14340 San Francisco, CA 94114-0340

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Complete Water Solutions Scholarship $1,000-$1,500 July 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or prospective students enrolled in a trade school, water treatment certified training course or an accredited institution in the United States. Students must submit a two- to three-minute video or an essay on a specific subject matter.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Complete Water Solutions 851 West Main Street Twin Lakes, WI 53181

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AIAA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program $500-$5,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have completed at least one semester or quarter of college work with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Applicants must plan to enter a career in science or engineering related to the technical activities of the AIAA. Applicants must be AIAA student members in good standing to apply. Selection is based on scholarship, career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $1,000 Scholarships $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Amtrol Inc. Scholarship Varies July 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors with intentions to pursue a career in ground water management or a related field. Students must be entering their freshman year at a four-year accredited institution. Prior research or experience with the field is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Ground Water Trust 50 Pleasant Street Concord, NH 03301

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ANS Graduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ANS Undergraduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ASABE Foundation Engineering Scholarship $1,200 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.

How to apply: Application is available online.

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation Administrator Scholarship Fund 2950 Niles Road St. Joseph, MI 49085

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ASHRAE Engineering Technology Scholarships $5,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students pursuing a bachelor's or associate's degree in an engineering or engineering technology program, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be a student member of ASHRAE. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 1791 Tullie Circle, NE Atlanta, GA 30329

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AWAF Scholarships Varies March

Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design or environmental design. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Women in Architecture Foundation 1315 Storm Parkway Torrance, CA 90501

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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Battery Division Student Research Award $1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in a college or university and must submit transcripts, an outline of the proposed research project, a description of how the project is related to the field of electrochemical power sources, a record of achievements in industrial work and a letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. Awards are based on academic performance, past research, proposed research and the recommendation.

How to apply: Application materials are described online.

Electrochemical Society 65 South Main Street, Building D Pennington, NJ 08534-2839

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Clair A. Hill Scholarship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript and two to three letters of recommendation are required.

Association of California Water Agencies 910 K Street Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95814

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DEED Funding Opportunities $5,000 February 15, October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens attending an accredited college, university or vocational institution full-time and must not be graduating within a year of the application deadline. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Demonstration of Energy and Efficiency Developments (DEED) 1875 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 1200 Washington, DC 20009

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Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens, have completed two years of undergraduate study, have a minimum 3.2 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must be pursuing a degree in a field related to the petroleum, energy or allied industries and plan to work full-time in the petroleum, energy or allied industry or research alternative fuels such as coal, electric, solar, wind hydroelectric, nuclear or ethanol.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Desk and Derrick Educational Trust c/o Shirley Bridwell Burk Royalty P.O. Box 94903 Wichita Falls, TX 76308

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Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Award Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. An application, summary of research, letters of recommendation and transcript are required. The award is based on achievement in research and academic record. The top five student nominees are invited to present talks on their research to the trustees at the international symposium. The trustees then select one recipient for the Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Award. The award covers travel expenses to the symposium.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Vacuum Society 125 Maiden Lane 15th Floor New York, NY 10038

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E. Noel Luddy Scholarship Up to $2,500 October 31, May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students working towards an undergraduate degree at an accredited four-year educational institution or a graduate degree through an accredited program in engineering or a field related to broadcasting or telecommunications. Applicants must also have an AFCCE sponsor. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, AFCCE sponsor, personal statement and transcript are required.

Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers P.O. Box 19333 Washington, DC 20036-0333

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F.W. $3,000 February 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be ASME student members enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program. Selection is based on leadership, scholastic ability, potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession and financial need. The scholarship is only applicable for study in the junior or senior year.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Two Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5990

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Garland Duncan Scholarships $5,000 March 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be ASME student members, be enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, have strong academic performance and be college sophomores, juniors or seniors. Selection is based on character, integrity, leadership, scholastic ability, potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Two Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5990

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Graduate Research Award (GRA) Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. Awards are based on research and academic record. The awards cover travel expenses to the international symposium. Applicants should submit applications, recommendation letters, research summaries and transcripts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Vacuum Society 125 Maiden Lane 15th Floor New York, NY 10038

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Industrial Electrolysis and Electrochemical Engineering Division Student Achievement Awards $1,000 September 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted by or enrolled in a college or university and propose a research project. The application must include transcripts, research outline, statement describing how the project relates to electrochemical engineering, record of industrial work and letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. The award is based on academic performance, research and the recommendation.

How to apply: Application materials are described online.

Electrochemical Society 65 South Main Street, Building D Pennington, NJ 08534-2839

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Ohio Section Scholarships $1,000 October 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students who are attending an ABET-accredited college or university located in the state of Ohio. They must be enrolled in a civil engineering or other transportation-related degree program and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on academic achievement, stated career goals and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, official transcript and one recommendation letter are required.

Institute of Transportation Engineers - Ohio Section 1391 West 5th Avenue PMB 157 Columbus, OH 43212

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John and Elsa Gracik Scholarships $2,500 March 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be ASME student members, enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program and be U.S. citizens. Selection is based on scholastic ability, financial need, character, leadership and potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Two Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5990

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John and Muriel Landis Scholarship $5,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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John J. McKetta Scholarship $5,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be chemical engineering incoming undergraduate juniors or seniors and be planning a career in the chemical engineering process industries. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be attending an ABET accredited school in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Selection is based on an essay outlining career goals, leadership in an AIChE student chapter or other university sponsored activity and letters of recommendation. Preference is given to members of AIChE.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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Joseph C. Johnson Memorial Grant $750 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be U.S. citizens or legal residents of the country in which they are currently living, be either a student, certified, regular, registered or associate member of the American Society of Certified Engineering Technicians (ASCET) and be full- or part-time students in an engineering technology program. Students in a two-year program should apply in the first year to receive the grant for their second year. Students in a four-year program who apply in the third year may receive the grant for their fourth year. Applicants must show financial need and submit three letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Must contact office for application.

American Society of Certified Engineering Technicians (ASCET) P.O. Box 95 Cape May Court House, NJ 08210

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Kenneth Andrew Roe Scholarship $13,000 February 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be ASME student members, be enrolled in an ABET accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, be North American residents and be U.S. citizens. Applicants must also have strong academic performance, character and integrity. The award is to be used during the junior or senior undergraduate years.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Two Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5990

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship $2,500 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and scholarship essay questions are required.

National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation 15835 Park Ten Place Houston, TX 77084-5145

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Melvin R. Green Scholarships $4,000 March 3

Eligibility: Applicants must have outstanding character and integrity, be ASME student members, be enrolled in an eligible accredited mechanical engineering baccalaureate program, be college sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students and have strong academic performance. Selection is based on scholastic ability, leadership, financial need and potential contribution to mechanical engineering profession.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Two Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5990

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Minority Affairs Committee Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement $1,000 August 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate students.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by telephone or written request.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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National Space Club Keynote Scholar $10,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students planning to attend or attending an accredited college or university with the intention to follow a course of study related to a career in a science, technology, engineering or math field with a preference for space-related interests. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcripts, two letters of recommendation, statement of intent and video audition are required.

National Space Club 204 E Street NE Washington, DC 20002

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Nellie Yeoh Whetten Award Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be female graduate students in an accredited academic institution and must send an application, report on candidate form, two letters of recommendation and college and graduate school transcripts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Vacuum Society 125 Maiden Lane 15th Floor New York, NY 10038

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P.O. Pistilli Undergraduate Scholarship for Advancement in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering $4,000 April 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are from an underrepresented group (African American, Hispanic, Native American, women or disabled). Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, have demonstrated high achievement in math and science courses and have financial need. Applicants must also intend to pursue a career in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, three letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a personal letter, a copy of tax returns and a copy of the FAFSA are required.

Design Automation Conference/Association for Computing Machinery Professor Andrew B. Kahng, P.O. Pistilli Scholarship Director Department of Computer Science and Engineering, UCSD 9500 Gilman Drive #0404 La Jolla, CA 92093

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Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Thunen Scholarship Committee IES San Francisco Section Mary-Jane Lawless 1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100 Emeryville, CA 94608

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Russell and Sigurd Varian Award Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in an accredited academic institution. Five finalists are invited to present talks on their research to the trustees at the international symposium. The trustees then select one student to receive the award, which also covers travel expenses. Applicants should submit applications, research summaries, letters of recommendations and transcripts.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Vacuum Society 125 Maiden Lane 15th Floor New York, NY 10038

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SEE Education Foundation Scholarships Varies May 8

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree from a technical, undergraduate, graduate or doctoral program in fields of education related to the commercial explosives industry. Students should demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, goal statement, income information, two letters of reference and an official transcript are required.

International Society of Explosives Engineers 30325 Bainbridge Road Cleveland, OH 44139

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Thomas M. Stetson Scholarship $2,000 July 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors with intentions to pursue a career in ground water-related field. Applicants must attend a college or university located west of the Mississippi River. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Ground Water Trust 50 Pleasant Street Concord, NH 03301

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Zionsville Fire Department/Larry K. Rust Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a 2 year, 4 year or a vocational program. Students must have local community and civic involvement.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Boone County 102 North Lebanon Street Suite 200 Lebanon, IN 46052

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Career Center Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be members in good standing of an entertainment industry union and others who have earned $6,500 in each of three of the last five years or $5,000 in each of five of the last 10 years. Those who do not have earnings can substitute 12 weeks of documented industry work.

How to apply: Applicants must attend an Actors’ Work Program Orientation to learn more about the program.

Actors' Fund of America/The Career Center 729 Seventh Avenue 10th Floor New York, NY 10019

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CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students who have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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J.D. Edsal Scholarship Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Rhode Island. They must be majoring in advertising, film-making or television production. Students must be attending school full-time.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Foundation One Union Station Providence, RI 02903

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Steven J. Finkel Service Excellence Scholarship $10,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a career in live entertainment such as: music business management, customer service, hospitality or other related fields. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 500-word essay explaining their career goals within the entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation 7060 Hollywood Boulevard 2nd Floor Hollywood, CA 90028

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Tony Coelho Media Scholarship $5,625 May 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be second year associate's degree students, undergraduate students in their sophomore year or higher or graduate students with disabilities who are interested in pursuing a career in the communications, media or entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) 2013 H Street, NW 5th Floor Washington, DC 20006

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Harry A. Applegate Scholarship Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year program in marketing, entrepreneurship or management. This award is based on merit, not financial need, but applicants may include financial need statements for review. Applicants should submit transcripts, test scores, a statement of club participation, proof of leadership outside DECA, three recommendation letters and proof of membership.

How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted to state/provincial DECA advisors.

DECA Inc. 1908 Association Drive Reston, VA 20191

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Office Supply Scholarship $1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students or college freshmen or sophomores. Students must be pursing degree programs in teaching or art or must wish to own their own business. Applicants will need to submit a 500- to 600-word essay describing where they plan to or are currently attending school, their desired major, how the student developed an interest in teaching, art or owning their own business and how the scholarship would help them to reach their goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include the essay.

BulkOfficeSupply.com 1614 Hereford Road Hewlett, NY 11557

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Connecticut Chapter Air and Waste Management Association Scholarship $1,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut residents who have been accepted at or are enrolled at a postsecondary institution full-time. They must be studying or have plans to study a science or engineering subject that is related to air and waste management or a related environmental subject, and they must intend to pursue careers in one of these areas. Selection is based on academic achievement, stated career goals, extracurricular involvements and letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, resume, two letters of recommendation and plan of study statement are required.

Air and Waste Management Association-Connecticut Chapter c/o Dana Lowes-Hobson TRC 21 Griffin Road North Windsor, CT 06095

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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Clair A. Hill Scholarship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript and two to three letters of recommendation are required.

Association of California Water Agencies 910 K Street Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95814

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Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must provide a cover letter, proposal, current resume and letters of recommendation along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wilderness Society 1615 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Len Assante Scholarship Fund Up to $5,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates or college students with a minimum 2.5 GPA who are studying fields related to the ground water industry including geology, hydrology, hydrogeology, environmental sciences or microbiology or well drilling two-year associate degree programs.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail or e-mail.

National Ground Water Association 601 Dempsey Road Westerville, OH 43081-8978

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 5

Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.

Morris K. Udall Foundation 130 S. Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

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Fashion Scholarship Fund Scholarships $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must attend Fashion Scholarship Fund member schools and universities and have a demonstrated interest in fashion. Applicants must also be enrolled as full-time, current college sophomores, juniors or seniors with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above. Selection is based on merit with consideration given to GPA, the quality of a case study project, job experience, community service, personal essay and interview.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Application, case study project, transcript, personal essay and interview are required.

Fashion Scholarship Fund 1501 Broadway Suite 1810 New York, NY 10036

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James J. Burns and C.A. Haynes Textile Scholarship $1,000 May 5

Eligibility: Students must be currently enrolled in a textile program. They must demonstrate financial need or academic excellence. Preference will be given to students whose parents are members of the National Association of Textile Supervisors.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Rhode Island Foundation One Union Station Providence, RI 02903

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Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Conservation Scholarship Up to $2,000 per semester January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Arkansas residents who are high school seniors or undergraduate or graduate-level college students. They must have a GPA of 2.5 or above and must be planning to pursue a career in natural resources conservation. They cannot have received full scholarship or grant funding from another source. Selection is based on the standardized scoring of each application as a whole.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, essay, official transcript, three personal references, one recommendation letter, photograph and statement of intent to pursue a four-year degree (for those currently attending a two-year institution) are required.

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission 2 Natural Resources Drive Little Rock, AR 72205

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ASF Olin Fellowships $1,000-$3,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail.

Atlantic Salmon Federation P.O. Box 807 Calais, ME 04619-0807

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Clair A. Hill Scholarship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript and two to three letters of recommendation are required.

Association of California Water Agencies 910 K Street Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95814

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Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must provide a cover letter, proposal, current resume and letters of recommendation along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wilderness Society 1615 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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National Garden Clubs Scholarship $4,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors, seniors, graduate students or sophomores applying for their junior year and major in one of the following fields: agriculture education, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, botany, biology, plant pathology/science, forestry, agronomy, environmental concerns, economics, environmental conservation, city planning, wildlife science, habitat or forest/systems ecology, land management or related areas. Students must have a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA and be a U.S. citizen.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be mailed to the applicants' state Garden Club scholarship chairman.

National Garden Clubs Inc. 4401 Magnolia Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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C. Bertrand and Marian Othmer Schultz Collegiate Scholarship $3,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors who attend a four-year, accredited college or university in Nebraska and major in a natural science including chemistry, physics, biology or geology. Students must plan to enter a career in a science-related industry, science teaching or scientific research.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A letter of nomination, transcript and letter describing the applicant's career plans are available.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must provide a cover letter, proposal, current resume and letters of recommendation along with the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wilderness Society 1615 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Len Assante Scholarship Fund Up to $5,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school graduates or college students with a minimum 2.5 GPA who are studying fields related to the ground water industry including geology, hydrology, hydrogeology, environmental sciences or microbiology or well drilling two-year associate degree programs.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail or e-mail.

National Ground Water Association 601 Dempsey Road Westerville, OH 43081-8978

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Boren Fellowship $24,000-$30,000 January 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, be graduate students and study abroad for three to six months in programs with preference for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Strong preference is given to applicants who participate in programs for six months or longer and would like to work in federal government. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Security Education Program Initiative, Administered by Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW 7th Floor Washington, DC 20005

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Boren Scholarships $8,000-$20,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and undergraduate matriculated students at an accredited U.S. institution who have chosen a proposed country of study.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Security Education Program Initiative, Administered by Institute of International Education 1400 K Street, NW 7th Floor Washington, DC 20005

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James H. Dunn, Jr. Memorial Fellowship $31,332 plus benefits March 17

Eligibility: Fellows must possess a bachelor's degree. Fellows will be assigned to various posts in the Governor's office or in an office under the Governor's jurisdiction.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.

Governor's Office of the State of Illinois Dunn Fellowship Program 207 State House Springfield, IL 62706

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Fellowship on Women and Public Policy $10,000 stipend and tuition assistance Varies

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited college or university in New York and have completed at least 12 credits before applying but not be scheduled to graduate before the internship, and must have minimum 3-5 years work/internship experience and minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in improving the status of women and underrepresented populations.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Center for Women in Government and Civil Society University at Albany, SUNY 135 Western Avenue Draper Hall 302 Albany, NY 12222

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Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship $15,000 January 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada. Students may not be previous winners of a Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) scholarship.

How to apply: Applications available online.

Government Finance Officers Association 203 N. LaSalle Street Suite 2700 Chicago, IL 60601

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Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship $10,000 January 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada. Students may not be a past winner of a GFOA scholarship. Applicants must also be employed for at least two years by one or more state or local governments.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Government Finance Officers Association 203 N. LaSalle Street Suite 2700 Chicago, IL 60601

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Nancy McManus Washington Internship Scholarships $2,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must belong to Pi Sigma Alpha and be nominated by their local chapter. The award is for a political science internship is based on academic achievement and service to the organization.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Pi Sigma Alpha The Washington Center 2301 M Street NW, Fifth Floor Washington, DC 20037-1427

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National Security Education Program David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships Up to $20,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. undergraduate students who have a strong interest in working for the U.S. federal government after graduation. They must intend to study abroad in one of several countries that have been overlooked traditionally by students wishing to travel overseas for academic purposes. They must be able to demonstrate how their studies abroad would contribute to U.S. national security interests. Preference will be given to students who can commit to a full academic year of study abroad. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Institute of International Education 1400 K Street NW Washington, DC 20005

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National Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship $500-$5,000 January 15

Eligibility: Students must be in their senior year of high school. Applicants must submit an essay and a letter of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Washington Crossing Foundation P.O. Box 503 Levittown, PA 19058

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Truman Scholar Up to $30,000 February 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors, attending an accredited U.S. college or university and be nominated by the institution. Students may not apply directly. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. nationals, complete an application and write a policy recommendation.

How to apply: See your school's Truman Faculty Representative or contact the foundation.

Truman Scholarship Foundation 712 Jackson Place NW Washington, DC 20006

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 5

Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.

Morris K. Udall Foundation 130 S. Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

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CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program Varies August 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores. High school students must have an SAT score of 1500 or higher or an ACT score of 21 or higher, while all applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, defined as a household income of less than $70,000 for a family of four or $80,000 for a family of five or more. They must meet all criteria for regular CIA employees, including security checks and medical examinations. Applicants must commit to a work experience each summer during college and agree to CIA employment for 1.5 times the length of their CIA-sponsored scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A resume, SAT/ACT scores, family income information, copy of FAFSA or Student Aid Report, transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.

Central Intelligence Agency Office of Public Affairs Washington, DC 20505

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University of California Public Policy and International Affairs Law Fellowship At least $5,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. They must be rising undergraduate seniors who have at least one more semester (or two more quarters) of coursework remaining before graduation. They must be interested in law and public service careers, and must have a demonstrated interest in policy issues that affect underserved populations. They must have overcome obstacles in their pursuit of higher education. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal statement are required.

University of California at Berkeley UCPPIA Summer Institute Goldman School of Public Policy 2607 Hearst Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720-7320

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University of California Public Policy and International Affairs Summer Institute Varies Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents who are rising undergraduate seniors who have at least one more semester (or two more quarters) of coursework remaining before graduation. They must be interested in public service careers and must have a demonstrated interest in policy issues that affect underserved populations. They must have overcome obstacles in their pursuit of higher education. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal statement are required.

University of California at Berkeley UCPPIA Summer Institute Goldman School of Public Policy 2607 Hearst Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720-7320

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Wisconsin Women in Government Undergraduate Scholarship Up to $3,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be female Wisconsin residents who are undergraduate students at a participating Wisconsin college or university. They must be interested in government, public service or political careers and demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on academic merit, leadership, initiative, communication skills, extracurricular activities and commitment to public service.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, two recommendation letters and financial aid information are required.

Wisconsin Women in Government Inc. P.O. Box 2543 Madison, WI 53701

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students, have at least a 2.5 GPA and be enrolled at or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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Gravure Publishing Council Scholarship $1,500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must major in printing, graphic arts or graphic communications and be at least a junior at the time the scholarship is awarded. Applicants should be interested in promoting gravure as the preferred method in high-quality printing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Gravure Education Foundation P.O. Box 25617 Rochester, NY 14625

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Print and Graphics Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, high school graduates or college students enrolled in a two- or four-year college printing or graphics program. Applicants must be full-time students, be interested in a career in printing technology, printing management, publishing or graphic communications and able to maintain a 3.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation 301 Brush Creek Rd Warrendale, PA 15086

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Stanfield and D'Orlando Art Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be preparing for a career in fine arts which includes painting, drawing, photography and sculpture. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, recommendations, slide portfolios and a list of works.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unitarian Universalist Association 24 Farnsworth Street Boston, MA 02210

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American Express Scholarship Competition $500-$2,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program resulting in a degree in hospitality management. Students or their parents must be employed in the lodging industry by an American Hotel and Lodging Association member facility.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) 1250 I Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20005-3931

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Arizona Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards $2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree or certification program for which they have completed half of the requirements. They must plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. Financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Arizona c/o Kristin Wolfe 5122 E. Shea Boulevard Suite 1050 Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Atlanta Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards Varies September 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree or certification program in which they have completed half the requirements in a hospitality-related area including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, project that reflects skills and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Atlanta 141 New Street #234 Decatur, GA 30030

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Ecolab Scholarship Competition $1,000-$2,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or intend to enroll full-time in a two- or four-year U.S. college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) 1250 I Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20005-3931

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IFEC Scholarships Award $1,500-$6,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary, degree-granting educational institution and must demonstrate training, skill and interest in the foodservice industry and communication arts. Eligible majors from foodservice and communications areas include culinary arts, hotel/restaurant/hospitality management, dietetics, nutrition, food science/technology, journalism, public relations, mass communication, English, broadcast journalism, marketing, photography, graphic arts and related studies.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC) P.O. Box 491 Hyde Park, NY 12538

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Incoming Freshman Scholarship $2,000-$4,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors with preference given to those who have completed the two-year Lodging Management Program (LMP) high school program. Students must be planning to attend a post-secondary institution, be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and have a minimum 2.0 GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) 1250 I Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20005-3931

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Maine Innkeepers Association Hospitality Scholarships Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents and accepted to an accredited institution of higher learning with specialties in hotel administration or culinary sciences. Students must plan to begin a career in hospitality upon completion of their degrees.

How to apply: Applications are available from the Maine Innkeepers Association.

Maine Innkeepers Association 45 Melville Street Augusta, ME 04330

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New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs/New York State Showpeople's Association Scholarships $1,000 First Friday in April

Eligibility: Applicants must be New York state residents or must attend school in the state of New York and must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students. They can be enrolled in or planning to enroll in any degree program but additional consideration may be given to those pursuing degrees in agriculture, fair management or the outdoor amusement business. They must be attending or planning to attend an accredited postsecondary institution and must be active in local fairs. Selection is based on fair participation, leadership, citizenship and essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, two recommendation letters and a transcript are required.

New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs Norma W. Hamilton, Executive Secretary 67 Verbeck Avenue Schaghticoke, NY 12154

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Steven J. Finkel Service Excellence Scholarship $10,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a career in live entertainment such as: music business management, customer service, hospitality or other related fields. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 500-word essay explaining their career goals within the entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation 7060 Hollywood Boulevard 2nd Floor Hollywood, CA 90028

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Complete Water Solutions Scholarship $1,000-$1,500 July 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or prospective students enrolled in a trade school, water treatment certified training course or an accredited institution in the United States. Students must submit a two- to three-minute video or an essay on a specific subject matter.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Complete Water Solutions 851 West Main Street Twin Lakes, WI 53181

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American Architectural Foundation and Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation Traveling Fellowship $5,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in graduate programs focusing on the history of art, architecture, decorative arts or interior design.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Architects 1735 New York Ave NW Washington, DC 20006-5292

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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Arizona Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards $2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree or certification program for which they have completed half of the requirements. They must plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. Financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Arizona c/o Kristin Wolfe 5122 E. Shea Boulevard Suite 1050 Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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Atlanta Network of Executive Women in Hospitality Scholarship Awards Varies September 26

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree or certification program in which they have completed half the requirements in a hospitality-related area including hotel/restaurant management, culinary/foodservice, architecture or interior design. They must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, project that reflects skills and letters of recommendation are required.

Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Atlanta 141 New Street #234 Decatur, GA 30030

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AWAF Scholarships Varies March

Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design or environmental design. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Women in Architecture Foundation 1315 Storm Parkway Torrance, CA 90501

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BEA National Scholarships in Broadcasting $1,500 to $4,000 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors or seniors or graduate students at BEA member universities, students pursuing freshman and sophomore instruction only or students who have already completed BEA two-year programs at a four-year college.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Broadcast Education Association 1771 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Bob East Scholarship $2,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must either be an undergraduate in the first three and one half years of college or be planning to pursue postgraduate work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Press Photographers Foundation Bob East Scholarship Chuck Fadely The Miami Herald One Herald Plaza Miami, FL 33132

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Carole Simpson Scholarship $2,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship. Preference is given to students of color.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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CCNMA Scholarships $500-$1,000 August 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be Latino and either California residents or be attending California schools. While the student's degree does not have to be in journalism, they must demonstrate plans to pursue a career in journalism. An interview and autobiographical essay are required. Awards are based also on financial need, academic achievement and civic responsibility.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California ASU Cronkite School of Journalism 725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734

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College Photographer of the Year Varies September 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a full-time four-year college or university, provide a portfolio and demonstrate financial need. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted to each winner.

How to apply: Applications are available by written or email request.

National Press Photographers Foundation College Photographer of the Year David Rees CPOY Director, School of Journalism, The University of Missouri 106 Lee Hills Hall Columbus, MO 65211

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Donna Darovich Gridiron Scholarship $1,500 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college, university or junior college in Texas and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Students must take at least six academic hours a semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.25 at time of application and for the duration of the award. This scholarship recognizes various types of writing, including news, arts, lifestyle and people.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter Vice President of Scholarships P.O. Box 3212 Fort Worth, TX 76113

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Ed Bradley Scholarship $10,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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Bob Eddy Scholarship Program $500-$2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising college juniors or seniors at a four-year college and Connecticut residents or students of Connecticut schools. They should be able to submit samples of work that shows interest and competency in journalism.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, essay and writing samples, tapes or related work in any media are required.

Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists Attn: Paul Singley P.O. Box 5071 Woodbridge, CT 06525

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Frank del Olmo Memorial Scholarship $500-$1,000 August 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be Latino, be either California residents or attending California schools and have an interest in pursuing a journalism career. An interview is required. Financial need, academic achievement and community involvement are also considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California ASU Cronkite School of Journalism 725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734

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Iowa Newspaper Association Scholarships $500-$1,000 February 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be Iowa residents who are high school seniors or current college students and must attend an in-state college or university. Students must plan to work in the newspaper industry in Iowa upon completion of their degrees.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of reference, personal statement and two writing samples are required.

Iowa Newspaper Association 319 E 5th Street Des Moines, IA 50309

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Jack B. Tinsley Gridiron Scholarship $1,500 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college, university or junior college in Texas and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Students must take at least six academic hours a semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.25 at time of application and for the duration of the award. This scholarship recognizes excellence in opinion writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter Vice President of Scholarships P.O. Box 3212 Fort Worth, TX 76113

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Jay Milner Scholarship $1,000 February 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a college, university or junior college in Texas and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Students must take at least six academic hours a semester and have a minimum GPA of 2.25 at time of application and for the duration of the award. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter Vice President of Scholarships P.O. Box 3212 Fort Worth, TX 76113

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Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship $500-$1,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Latino and either attending California schools or be California residents attending out-of-state schools. Students must show an interest in journalism (broadcast, print, photo or online) and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by email, by mail or by phone.

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California ASU Cronkite School of Journalism 725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Bohdan Kolinsky Memorial Sports Journalism Scholarship $2,000 February 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut high school seniors, be admitted to an accredited four-year college and plan to pursue studies leading to a career in sports journalism. Students who meet academic standards can receive additional aid.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, summary of academic and employment history, evidence of good academic standing, letter of recommendation and three samples of published work are required.

Connecticut Sports Writers Alliance P.O. Box 70 Unionville, CT 06085-0070

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Lina Davis Scholarship $2,000 February 7

Eligibility: Students must be be graduates of an Arlington, Texas high school or must be enrolled in UT-Arlington, Texas Christian University, Texas Wesleyan University or Tarrant County College and must be preparing for a career in journalism. Applicants must have finished 60 credit hours with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and must be involved with college student news media or be an employee or intern with a professional news organization.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Professional Journalists - Fort Worth Professional Chapter Vice President of Scholarships P.O. Box 3212 Fort Worth, TX 76113

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Lou and Carole Prato Sports Reporting Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major but must have a career goal of becoming a sports reporter for television or radio. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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Marshall E. McCullough Scholarship $1,500-$2,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to enter a four-year university with intent to major in the dairy or animal sciences with a communications emphasis or agricultural journalism with a dairy or animal science emphasis, and they must intend to work in the dairy industry following graduation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Dairy Shrine P.O. Box 725 Denmark, WI 54208

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Mary Moy Quan Ing Memorial Scholarship $2,000 April 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors intending to major in journalism. Applicants must also demonstrate a commitment to the field of journalism, sensitivity to Asian American issues as demonstrated by community involvement, journalistic ability, scholastic ability and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Asian American Journalists Association 5 Third Street Suite 1108 San Francisco, CA 94103

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NAHJ General Scholarships - Rubén Salazar Fund $1,000-$2,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college undergraduate or graduate students who plan to pursue careers in English or Spanish-language broadcast journalism.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Hispanic Journalists Scholarship Committee 1050 Connecticut Avenue NW 10th Floor Washington, DC 20036

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National Press Club Scholarship for Journalism Diversity $2,000 plus $500 book stipend March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and plan to enter college the year after graduation. Students must intend to become a journalist and bring diversity to U.S. journalism.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, copy of FAFSA, letter of acceptance or proof of college application, three letters of recommendation and up to five work samples are required.

National Press Club 529 14th Street NW 13th Floor Washington, DC 20045

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Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarships/Internships $2,000-$3,000 December 1

Eligibility: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in a career as a foreign correspondent. Eligible students must be attending American colleges or universities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Overseas Press Club Foundation 40 West 45 Street New York, NY 10036

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RTNDA President's Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores, juniors or seniors with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is to pursue a career in radio, television or digital journalism. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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FOWA Scholarship for Outdoor Communicators $1,000 June 11

Eligibility: Applicants must be students at Florida colleges or universities or students from any school whose applications are endorsed by a FOWA member or faculty advisor. They must have a career goal that entails communicating love and appreciation of hunting, fishing and other outdoor activities. Selection is based on essay, faculty advisor or FOWA member endorsement, scholastic merit and extracurricular activities. Preference is given to journalism and communications majors.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A cover page, essay, resume and letter of endorsement are required. Other supporting materials will be considered.

Florida Outdoor Writers Association 24 NW 33 Court Suite A Gainesville, FL 32607

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Vincent Chin Scholarship $500 April 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students enrolled full-time and must be currently taking or planning to take journalism courses and/or pursuing a career in journalism. Applicants are not required to be Asian Americans but must support the mission of the AAJA and be committed to work within the community. Selection is based on the applicant's promise to support the field of journalism and issues faced by Pacific Islanders and Asian Americans. In addition, selection is based on financial need, academic achievement and demonstrated ability in journalism as well as the applicant's resume, two letters of recommendation, essay and work samples.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Asian American Journalists Association 5 Third Street Suite 1108 San Francisco, CA 94103

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Andrew Mellon Fellowship in Art History Varies November 1

Eligibility: Applicants can be Ph.D. candidates, postdoctoral researchers and/or senior scholars. Fellowships are generally awarded for a maximum of one year. Applicants should have received their doctorate or have completed substantial work toward it.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028

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AWAF Scholarships Varies March

Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design or environmental design. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Women in Architecture Foundation 1315 Storm Parkway Torrance, CA 90501

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Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship $1,000 September 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a landscaping or horticultural program at a two- or four-year accredited institution and be residents of Maryland, Virginia or West Virginia.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Horticultural Research Institute 525 9th Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004

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AALL Educational Scholarships Varies April 1

Eligibility: There are six levels of awards: 1. Library Degree for Law School Graduates, awarded to a law school graduate with law library experience pursuing a degree at an accredited library school. 2. Library School Graduates Attending Law School, awarded to a library school graduate pursuing a degree at an accredited law school who has law library experience and no more than 36 semester credit hours left before obtaining the law degree. 3. Library Degree for Non-Law School Graduates, awarded to a college graduate with law library experience who is seeking a degree involving law librarianship courses at an accredited library school. 4. Library School Graduates Seeking A Non-Law Degree, awarded to library school graduates who are seeking degrees in fields other than law. 5. Law Librarians in Continuing Education Courses, awarded to law librarians with a degree from an accredited library or law school who are continuing their education. 6. Dual JD/MLIS Degree, awarded to college graduates working toward a dual degree in an accredited law school and library school. Preference is given to AALL members, but a non-member can apply. All applicants must intend to have careers as law librarians. There must be financial need for awards 1-4.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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Accountability and Morality Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States. Students must be in good overall academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

O'Connor, Acciani & Levy 600 Vine Street Suite 1600 Cincinnati, OH 45202

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $1,000 Scholarships $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Charles T. Stoner Law Scholarship $1,000 October 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be a senior, collegiate women's basketball player who plans on pursuing a career in law and must be nominated by their collegiate head coach.

How to apply: Applicants must be nominated by their collegiate head coach who are WBCA members. Nomination forms are available online. The nomination form, a letter of recommendation, academic major and GPA and present season statistics will all be considered.

Women's Basketball Coaches Association 4646 Lawrenceville Highway Lilburn, GA 30047

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George A. Strait Minority Scholarship Varies May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of a minority group as defined by U.S. government rules, degree candidates in an accredited library or law school and intend to pursue a career as law librarians. Law library experience is preferred. Applicants must also have financial need and have at least one quarter or semester left after the scholarship is given.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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Johnston Martineau LLP $500 November 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at or plan to enroll in an Iowa college or university. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must intent to pursue a law oriented career including attorney, paralegal, legal assistant or investigator.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Johnston Martineau LLP 699 Walnut Street #400 Des Moines, IA

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LexisNexis / John R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Endowment Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants who apply for any of the AALL Educational Scholarships become automatically eligible to receive this award. No separate application is necessary. Applicants must intend to have careers as law librarians. Preference is given to AALL members, but a non-member may apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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LimNexus Scholarship $2,500 September 7

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are enrolled in an accredited U.S. law school. Students must demonstrate academic achievement, leadership potential and commitment in serving or contributing to the Asian Pacific American community. Applicants must include an essay emphasizing experiences that illustrate their commitment to the APA community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Law Foundation P.O. Box 65081 Washington, DC 20035

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Mary Church Terrell Award Varies March 15

Eligibility: The nominator should be a member of NABCJ. This award is given to an individual who has initiated relationships with churches, courts, councils and assemblies.

How to apply: Nomination applications are available online.

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice 1801 Fayetteville Street 106 Whiting Criminal Justice Building P.O. Box 20011-C Durham, NC 27707

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Sutliff & Stout Diversity in Law School Scholarship $2,000 July 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in or currently enrolled in an accredited law school or paralegal program. Students must write an essay discussing how their law degree will help their community.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sutliff & Stout Diversity in Law School Scholarship 550 Post Oak Boulevard Suite 530 Houston, TX 77027

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Steers and Associates Aspiring Attorney Scholarship $1,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning on or currently attending an accredited United States college or university. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Law Offices of Steers & Associates 5900 Sepulveda Boulevard Suite 270 Sherman Oaks, CA 91411

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Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship $1,000 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently attending and enrolled at a law school accredited by their state or an undergraduate degree program at an accredited college or American university. An essay submission on a provided prompt is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Timothy J. Ryan & Associates 8072 Warner Avenue Huntington Beach, CA 92647

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Underrepresented and Oppressed Law Students Scholarship $1,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors, college students or graduate students who are legal residents of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and enrolled or accepted into a two- to five year post-secondary institution. Students must belong to a minority group, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good overall academic standing. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Nicol Gersch Petterson 1205 West Elizabeth Street Unit K Fort Collins, CO 80521

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University of California Public Policy and International Affairs Law Fellowship At least $5,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. They must be rising undergraduate seniors who have at least one more semester (or two more quarters) of coursework remaining before graduation. They must be interested in law and public service careers, and must have a demonstrated interest in policy issues that affect underserved populations. They must have overcome obstacles in their pursuit of higher education. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal statement are required.

University of California at Berkeley UCPPIA Summer Institute Goldman School of Public Policy 2607 Hearst Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720-7320

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Visionary Scholarship $1,000 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current law school students or enrolled in an undergraduate program with the intent to attend law school. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Students will submit a 500- to 1,000-word essay on why they feel we should or should not protect Americans' right to trial by jury.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Christmas Injury Lawyers 1495 Remount Road North Charleston, SC 29406

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AALL Educational Scholarships Varies April 1

Eligibility: There are six levels of awards: 1. Library Degree for Law School Graduates, awarded to a law school graduate with law library experience pursuing a degree at an accredited library school. 2. Library School Graduates Attending Law School, awarded to a library school graduate pursuing a degree at an accredited law school who has law library experience and no more than 36 semester credit hours left before obtaining the law degree. 3. Library Degree for Non-Law School Graduates, awarded to a college graduate with law library experience who is seeking a degree involving law librarianship courses at an accredited library school. 4. Library School Graduates Seeking A Non-Law Degree, awarded to library school graduates who are seeking degrees in fields other than law. 5. Law Librarians in Continuing Education Courses, awarded to law librarians with a degree from an accredited library or law school who are continuing their education. 6. Dual JD/MLIS Degree, awarded to college graduates working toward a dual degree in an accredited law school and library school. Preference is given to AALL members, but a non-member can apply. All applicants must intend to have careers as law librarians. There must be financial need for awards 1-4.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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Begun Scholarship $3,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be California graduate students attending an American Library Association accredited school and have completed core coursework toward a master's of library and science or information studies degree. Recipients must also plan to become a children's or young adult librarian in a California public library and to join the California Library Association if not already a member.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California Library Association 248 E. Foothill Boulevard Suite 101 Monrovia, CA 91016

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Blanche E. Woolls Scholarship $2,250 March 15

Eligibility: Students must have been accepted into an ALA-accredited graduate program. Applicants must have completed no more than 12 credits by the application deadline.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Beta Phi Mu Beta Phi Mu Headquarters P.O. Box 42139 Philadelphia, PA 19101

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Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship $7,500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must intend to pursue an MLS or advanced degree, plan to work in children's librarianship and be U.S. or Canadian citizens. Selection is based on academic excellence, leadership and a desire to work with children in any type of library.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Library Service to Children 50 E. Huron Street Chicago, IL 60611

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CLA Scholarship for Minority Students in Memory of Edna Yelland $2,500 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents, be American Indian, African American, Mexican American, Latino, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Filipino and be accepted into or enrolled in an American Library Association accredited state library school. The award is based on financial need, and an interview is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California Library Association 248 E. Foothill Boulevard Suite 101 Monrovia, CA 91016

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Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship $7,500 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must intend to pursue an MLS degree, plan to work in children's librarianship and be U.S. or Canadian citizens. Selection is based on academic excellence, leadership and desire to work with children in any type of library.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Library Service to Children 50 E. Huron Street Chicago, IL 60611

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George A. Strait Minority Scholarship Varies May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of a minority group as defined by U.S. government rules, degree candidates in an accredited library or law school and intend to pursue a career as law librarians. Law library experience is preferred. Applicants must also have financial need and have at least one quarter or semester left after the scholarship is given.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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Leadership for Diversity Scholarship $1,500 October 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a traditionally underrepresented group attending or planning to attend an accredited library media teacher credential program and plan to work in California for three years after completing the program. Applicants must provide a 250-word statement about their qualifications, career goals, financial situation and commitment to supporting multicultural students and two letters of reference.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California School Library Association 6444 E. Spring Street #247 Long Beach, CA 90815-1553

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LexisNexis / John R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Endowment Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants who apply for any of the AALL Educational Scholarships become automatically eligible to receive this award. No separate application is necessary. Applicants must intend to have careers as law librarians. Preference is given to AALL members, but a non-member may apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.

American Association of Law Libraries 105 W. Adams Suite 3300 Chicago, IL 60603

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MLA/NLM Spectrum Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino or Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander students attending accredited library schools who are studying fields relevant to library science and who plan to enter the health sciences information field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Medical Library Association 65 East Wacker Place Suite 1900 Chicago, IL 60601-7246

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Paraprofessional Scholarship Up to $500 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be classified library media workers currently enrolled in a two-year paraprofessional program to become a certified library technician. Students must be Southern California residents planning to work in California as library media technicians after completing the program and be members of the California School Library Association. Three letters of recommendation are required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California School Library Association 6444 E. Spring Street #247 Long Beach, CA 90815-1553

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California School Library Association Southern Region Teacher Librarian Scholarship $1,000 September 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a school library media credential program or master's degree program. Candidates must be residents of the California School Library Association Southern Section region and must provide two letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California School Library Association 6444 E. Spring Street #247 Long Beach, CA 90815-1553

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Aaron Montgomery Memorial Vocational Scholarship $100-$499 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior and a student in machine trades in the New Castle area career program. Students must be enrolled in an accredited vocational school. Applicants must have a 97 percent attendance rate. Students must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Students must have a financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Henry County Community Foundation 700 South Memorial Drive P.O. Box 6006 New Castle, IN 47362

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AFS Wisconsin Past President Scholarship Varies December 15

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled at an Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) member school, a school located in Wisconsin or a school located in a state that is adjacent to Wisconsin. They also must have previous work experience, preferably in the cast metal industry. Selection is based on the student's academic record, his or her residential proximity to the AFS Wisconsin Chapter area, the proximity of the student's school to the AFS Wisconsin Chapter area, relevance of the student's degree program to the cast metal industry and relevant work experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A completed FEF profile and supporting documents are required.

Foundry Educational Foundation 1695 North Penny Lane Schaumburg, IL 60173

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BAMA Scholarship $1,000 April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must submit a resume, two letters of recommendation, grade transcripts and an essay outlining their academic and professional goals. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Manufacturers Association 1050 Starkey Road Suite 501 Largo, FL 33771

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Diamond Press Solutions Scholarship $500 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be a resident of Michigan with a high school GPA of 3.2. Students must be enrolled in a trade school, college or university in Michigan focusing on the manufacturing industry. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Diamond Press Solutions 1611 South Hanover Street Suite 107 Hastings, MI 49058

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Giuliano Mazzetti Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students who have completed 30 or more credit hours at a postsecondary institution located in the United States or Canada. They must be studying manufacturing engineering, technology or a related subject and must have plans to pursue a career in one of these same fields. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or more on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, resume, transcript and two recommendation letters are required.

Society of Manufacturing Engineers Education Foundation One SME Drive P.O. Box 930 Dearborn, MI 48121

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Morency Family Scholarship $2,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Preference will be given to students who enroll in a manufacturing program and those who have been in foster care.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the Great River Bend 852 Middle Road Suite 100 Bettendorf, IA 52722

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Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarships $2,500 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time junior, senior or graduate students in an accredited four-year college in Northern California, Nevada, Oregon or Washington who plan to pursue illumination as a career. The application, statement of purpose and at least three letters of recommendation are required. Students should review the IES Lighting Handbook to see the available fields of study.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail and email.

Thunen Scholarship Committee IES San Francisco Section Mary-Jane Lawless 1201 Park Avenue, Suite 100 Emeryville, CA 94608

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Betsy Plank/PRSSA Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be PRSSA members enrolled in an undergraduate public relations program and be college juniors or seniors. Eligible students may be nominated from each PRSSA chapter. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership, experience and commitment to public relations. Applicants need to include a 300-word statement of commitment to public relations.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Public Relations Student Society of America 33 Maiden Lane 11th Floor New York, NY 10038

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Digital Success Scholarship $200 November 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents or international students residing in the U.S. and currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university. Students must write an essay using one of the prompts pertaining to digital marketing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Digital Success 5830 Granite Parkway Suite #100-360 Plano, TX 75024

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Gorilla 76 Women in Marketing Scholarship $750 August 6

Eligibility: Applicants must be female students at the sophomore or upperclassmen level of an accredited college or university. Students must provide a resume, GPA and two essays.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Gorilla 76 408 N. Euclid Avenue St. Louis, MO 63108

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Harry A. Applegate Scholarship Varies January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year program in marketing, entrepreneurship or management. This award is based on merit, not financial need, but applicants may include financial need statements for review. Applicants should submit transcripts, test scores, a statement of club participation, proof of leadership outside DECA, three recommendation letters and proof of membership.

How to apply: Applications are available online and should be submitted to state/provincial DECA advisors.

DECA Inc. 1908 Association Drive Reston, VA 20191

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Lawrence G. Foster Award for Excellence in Public Relations $1,500 May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in public relations who are committed to careers in public relations and must be PRSSA members. Applicants must submit an essay on what excellence in public relations is and how they plan to achieve excellence in their own careers.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Public Relations Student Society of America 33 Maiden Lane 11th Floor New York, NY 10038

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Media Fellows Program $1,000-$2,000 November 16 and July 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors and seniors who are attending school full time. They must be degree-seeking students who are majoring in subjects that provide preparation for a career in strategic public policy research, planning, advertising or buying. Eligible majors include but are not limited to political science, mass communication, marketing and journalism. They must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in the field of strategic media planning. They must have a major GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and one recommendation letter are required.

Washington Media Scholars Foundation 815 Slaters Lane Suite 201 Alexandria, VA 22314

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National Scholarship Varies April 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American graduating high school seniors and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit a transcript, an application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay that is at least 300 words on "Why is education important to me?"

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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Biographies of Contemporary Women in Mathematics Essay Contest Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must interview a woman working in a mathematical career and write an essay based on the interview. Applicants may be from the sixth grade to graduate school students.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be submitted online.

Association for Women in Mathematics 11240 Waples Mill Road Suite 200 Fairfax, VA 22030

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Blair E. Caboot Memorial Scholarship $750 March 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors from northeastern Pennsylvania. Students must attend school in one of the following counties: Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Sullivan, Wayne or Wyoming. SAT/ACT scores, overall class average, mathematics course averages, class rank, awards received, extra- or co-curricular activities related to mathematics and other activities not related to mathematics will all be taken into consideration for the award.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Northeastern Pennsylvania Council of Teachers and Mathematics 136 Holstein Road East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Gertrude Cox Scholarship For Women In Statistics $1,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be women who are full-time students in a graduate-level statistics programs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Statistical Association Attn: Awards Nominations 732 N. Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314

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National Space Club Keynote Scholar $10,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students planning to attend or attending an accredited college or university with the intention to follow a course of study related to a career in a science, technology, engineering or math field with a preference for space-related interests. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcripts, two letters of recommendation, statement of intent and video audition are required.

National Space Club 204 E Street NE Washington, DC 20002

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Vincent & Mildred Abrahamson Memorial Scholarship $1,250 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school, have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and provide clear evidence of leadership in extracurricular activities, including church, community service or via a job. Previous awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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BEA National Scholarships in Broadcasting $1,500 to $4,000 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be college juniors or seniors or graduate students at BEA member universities, students pursuing freshman and sophomore instruction only or students who have already completed BEA two-year programs at a four-year college.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Broadcast Education Association 1771 N Street NW Washington, DC 20036

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Carole Simpson Scholarship $2,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship. Preference is given to students of color.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students who have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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Ed Bradley Scholarship $10,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major as long as their career intent is television or radio news. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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Hawaii Association of Broadcasters Scholarship Varies May 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students and attend an accredited two- or four-year college, university or broadcast school in the U.S. full-time. Students must also have a 2.5 GPA or higher and intend to work in the broadcast industry in Hawaii upon completion of their education.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, letter of recommendation and a personal interview are required.

Hawaii Association of Broadcasters Inc. P.O. Box 61562 Honolulu, HI 96839

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Idaho State Broadcasters Association Scholarships $1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an Idaho college or university, have exhibited superior potential in activities or courses related to broadcasting and be respected among their peer groups. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher in the first two years of college and a GPA of 2.5 in the last two years.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, letter of recommendation, transcript and essay are required.

Idaho State Broadcasters Association 1674 Hill Road Suite 3 Boise, ID 83702

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Joel Garcia Memorial Scholarship $500-$1,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be Latino and either attending California schools or be California residents attending out-of-state schools. Students must show an interest in journalism (broadcast, print, photo or online) and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.

How to apply: Applications are available online, by email, by mail or by phone.

CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California ASU Cronkite School of Journalism 725 Arizona Avenue, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401-1734

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John Bayliss Radio Scholarship $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending an institution of higher learning in the U.S., be entering their junior or senior year and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must be working toward a career in the radio industry. Preference is given to students with a history of radio-related activities and those pursuing careers in commercial radio.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, transcript, essay and three letters of recommendation are required.

John Bayliss Broadcast Foundation 171 17th Street Pacific Grove, CA 93950

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Lou and Carole Prato Sports Reporting Scholarship $1,000 January 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or higher with at least one full academic year remaining. Applicants may be enrolled in any major but must have a career goal of becoming a sports reporter for television or radio. Applicants may only apply for one RTNDA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Radio Television Digital News Association 529 14th Street NW Suite 1240 Washington, DC 20045

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Massachusetts Student Broadcaster Scholarship $2,000-$3,000 April 17

Eligibility: Applicants must be Massachusetts residents who are enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning that offers degrees in television and radio broadcasting. Students must meet their school's definition of a full-time student. Selection is based on financial need, academic merit, community service, extracurricular activities and work experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and financial statement are required.

Massachusetts Broadcasters Association 43 Riverside Avenue PMB 401 Medford, MA 02155

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Tony Coelho Media Scholarship $5,625 May 21

Eligibility: Applicants must be second year associate's degree students, undergraduate students in their sophomore year or higher or graduate students with disabilities who are interested in pursuing a career in the communications, media or entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) 2013 H Street, NW 5th Floor Washington, DC 20006

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Upper Midwest Chapter Scholarships Varies January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors. They must have applied or been accepted to a college or university that offers a broadcasting, television or other electronic media curriculum and intend to pursue one of these fields. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred, but not required.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form is required.

National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences-Upper Midwest Chapter 4967 Kensington Gate Shorewood, MN 55331

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Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation Student Scholarship Program $1,000-$2,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must attend a public or private college or university, a broadcast or media school or Wisconsin technical college. They must major in broadcasting, communications or a related field and have completed 60 credits by the application deadline. Students must have graduated from a Wisconsin high school or be attending a Wisconsin institution of higher learning. They must plan a career in radio or television broadcasting and must not have previously won a WBA scholarship.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, essay and two letters of recommendation are required.

Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Linda Baun, WBA Foundation 44 E. Mifflin Street Suite 900 Madison, WI 53703

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Youth Scholarship $1,000-$1,500 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll in a technical school, college or university and should pursue studies leading to a career in broadcasting engineering or a related field. Preference is given to members of SBE, but any student may apply. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, biographies and statements. Recipients must write a paper about broadcast engineering.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Society of Broadcast Engineers 9102 N. Meridian Street Suite 150 Indianapolis, IN 46260

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AUA Foundation Research Scholars Program Varies November 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be researchers who conduct their research in the U.S. or Canada. Funding is provided for post-doctoral research only.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Foundation for Urologic Disease Inc. 1000 Corporate Boulevard Linthicum, MD 21090

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Elekta Radiation Therapy Scholarship $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) and must be U.S. citizens, national or permanent residents. Students must finish their certificate or program degree by September 1 of the year in which scholarship applications are due. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited radiologic science programs with at least one semester of radiologic studies completed with a 3.0 GPA and be in good standing with ASRT.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Society of Radiologic Technologists Foundation (ASRT) ASRT Foundation 15000 Central Avenue South East Albuquerque, NM 87123

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Harvey E. & Marguerite Sandstrom McDowell Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend or already are attending a two-year program at least and have documented financial need. The selection committee privileges students majoring in a health field or mortuary science first before considering those pursuing other degree areas.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Sonography Student Scholarship $1,000 March 15 and October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or intended students at a sonography program that has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and a U.S. citizen or hold a student visa. Students who are high school seniors who can demonstrate that they have been accepted to a program or students who are currently enrolled are welcome to apply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Ultrasound Schools Info P.O. Box 3026 Bellingham, WA 98227

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Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship Varies January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American students between the ages of 17 and 30, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be Michigan residents who are enrolled at or have been accepted to an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be studying or planning to study allied health, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assisting or a related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters and proof of college acceptance or enrollment are required.

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Franklin Plaza Center 29193 Northwestern Highway #528 Southfield, MI 48034

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AFS Twin City Memorial Scholarship Varies October 4

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Minnesota, western Wisconsin or northern Iowa. Preference will be given to students who are completing coursework in a foundry-related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Foundry Educational Foundation 1695 North Penny Lane Schaumburg, IL 60173

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AFS Wisconsin Past President Scholarship Varies December 15

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled at an Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) member school, a school located in Wisconsin or a school located in a state that is adjacent to Wisconsin. They also must have previous work experience, preferably in the cast metal industry. Selection is based on the student's academic record, his or her residential proximity to the AFS Wisconsin Chapter area, the proximity of the student's school to the AFS Wisconsin Chapter area, relevance of the student's degree program to the cast metal industry and relevant work experience.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A completed FEF profile and supporting documents are required.

Foundry Educational Foundation 1695 North Penny Lane Schaumburg, IL 60173

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Metalworking Scholarship $1,250 December 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be in their final year of high school or enrolled at the undergraduate or graduate level at an accredited college or university. Students must be 17 years of age or older, be in good standing with their educational institution and submit an essay and project review.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Travers Tool Company P.O. Box 541550 128-15 26th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354

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Roy and Dorotha McCarty Scholarship $400 February 11

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to pursue post-secondary education in a vocational studies program at an accredited college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Gibson County Community Foundation 127 North Hart Street Princeton, IN 47670

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STEEL Engineering Education Link Initiative $6,000 October 31

Eligibility: Applicants must commit to a paid summer internship at a North American steel company or industry supplier and must be a citizen of the United States, Canada or Mexico. Students must be enrolled full-time in a four-year undergraduate program at an accredited North American university. Applicants must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 and demonstrate interest in the iron and steel industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Questions about this specific scholarship may be directed to blakshmi@steel.org or 202-452-7143.

Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) 186 Thorn Hill Road Warrendale, PA 15086-7528

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ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

ASCAP Foundation One Lincoln Plaza New York, NY 10023

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CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students who have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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John Lennon Scholarship Competition Up to $20,000 April 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be age 17 to 24 and write an original song to be reviewed by a prestigious panel of judges. Entries are to be submitted by music schools, universities, youth orchestras and the Music Educators National Conference (MENC).

How to apply: Please see the website for a full list of eligible organizations that may submit entries.

BMI Foundation Inc. 7 World Trade Center 250 Greenwich Street New York, NY 10007

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National Vocal Competition for Young Opera Singers Varies January 17 (New York), February 5 (Los Angeles)

Eligibility: Applicants must be 21-35 years old, reside in the U.S. or Canada and must be available for all phases of the competition.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Loren L. Zachary Society for the Performing Arts 2250 Gloaming Way Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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NFMC Hinda Honigman Award for the Blind $500-$1,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 25, be an instrumentalist or vocalist and submit an affidavit from an ophthalmologist stating that they are blind. Applicants must also be affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Federation of Music Clubs (NC) Bobbye Guyton 2400 Coronado Drive Hoover, AL 35226

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Steven J. Finkel Service Excellence Scholarship $10,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time juniors or seniors enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a career in live entertainment such as: music business management, customer service, hospitality or other related fields. A minimum 3.0 GPA or higher is required. Students must submit a 500-word essay explaining their career goals within the entertainment industry.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

House of Blues Music Forward Foundation 7060 Hollywood Boulevard 2nd Floor Hollywood, CA 90028

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Truman Scholar Up to $30,000 February 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors, attending an accredited U.S. college or university and be nominated by the institution. Students may not apply directly. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or U.S. nationals, complete an application and write a policy recommendation.

How to apply: See your school's Truman Faculty Representative or contact the foundation.

Truman Scholarship Foundation 712 Jackson Place NW Washington, DC 20006

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ANS Graduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ANS Undergraduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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John and Muriel Landis Scholarship $5,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Academic Study Award $2,500 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses enrolled full- or part-time in a nationally accredited school of nursing baccalaureate program with an interest in occupational and environmental health or be registered nurses enrolled full- or part-time in a graduate program that has application to occupational and environmental health. Applicants should submit a narrative and letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) Foundation 330 N. Wabash Avenue Suite 2000 Chicago, IL 60611

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STTI/American Association of Critical-Care Nursing Grant $10,000 November 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses with current licenses and membership in either Sigma Theta Tau International or American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. Students must have earned a master's degree and submit a relevant grant proposal.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Research Services 550 West North Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

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American Nurses' Foundation Grant $7,500 May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses with current licenses. A minimum of a master's degree or current enrollment in a doctoral program is required. Applicants must submit a clinical nursing research application package. Applicants will be evaluated on the quality of research, budget of the proposal and the future promise of the applicant. Preference will be given to Sigma Theta Tau International members when proposals are otherwise equal.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Research Services 550 West North Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Anne Sturrock Nursing Scholarship Varies February 10

Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores, a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining their educational goals and aspirations.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Southwest Florida Community Foundation 8771 College Parkway Building 2 Suite 201 Fort Myers, FL 33919

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Annual Prevounce Preventive Health Scholarship $1,500-$2,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students entering or already established in an accredited program at a college or university in the United States. Students must be pursuing careers in healthcare including medicine, nursing or public health. An essay on a provided prompt is required to be submitted.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Prevounce 28632 Roadside Drive Suite 215 Agoura Hills, CA 91301

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AORN Foundation Scholarship Program Varies June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be current nursing students or AORN members accepted to an accredited program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses 2170 S. Parker Road Suite 400 Denver, CO 80231

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Auxiliary of Radford Community Hospital/CNRVMC Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 3

Eligibility: Applicants must have successfully obtained a high school diploma or a GED, and be residents of Floyd, Giles, Montgomery or Pulaski county or the city of Radford. Students should demonstrate an average or above average academic performance and submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need to be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of the New River Valley P.O. Box 6009 Christiansburg, VA 24068

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BSN Scholarship $1,500 July 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of and involved in ARN, enrolled in a bachelor's of science in nursing (BSN) program, have completed at least one course, be currently practicing rehabilitation nursing and have a minimum of two years’ experience in rehabilitation nursing. Applications, transcripts, a summary of professional and educational goals and achievements and two recommendation letters are required. Applications should be submitted by fax or email.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association of Rehabilitation Nurses 8735 W. Higgins Road Suite 300 Chicago, IL 60631-2738

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Colorado Nurses Association Nightingale Scholarship Varies October 31

Eligibility: Students must be Colorado residents who are Colorado Nurses Association or Colorado Student Nurses Association members. They must be second-year ASN students; third- or fourth-year BSN students; RNs enrolled at a school of nursing at any postsecondary level; currently practicing RNs enrolled in a doctoral nursing program or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) students. Undergraduates must have a GPA of 3.25 or above, and graduate students must have a GPA of 3.5 or above. Applicants must have plans to practice nursing in the state of Colorado after graduation. Selection is based on stated career goals, GPA, financial need, participation in community and professional organizations and commitment to practicing nursing in Colorado.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, statement of financial need, personal essay, two recommendations, resume, transcript and copy of CNA or CSNA membership card are required.

Colorado Nurses Foundation 2851 S. Parker Road Suite 1210 Aurora, CO 80014

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CNA Alameda County Scholarship Varies July 20

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Alameda County Nurses Association (Region 1) who are enrolled in an educational program, attending educational conferences or classes or engaged in health educational efforts in underserved communities. The organization considers facility activism, length of time as a direct care nurse and educational vision.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

California Nurses Association 155 Grand Ave Oakland, CA 94612

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David & Eleanor Gasser Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wisconsin Dells High School in Wisconsin. Students must pursue education at a post-secondary institution including but not limited to college, trade, nursing or technical schools. Applicants pursuing emergency service fields such as fire science, police science and nursing will be given priority. Students must submit the local scholarship application form, a financial need statement, career plan, resume, transcripts and two letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation P.O. Box 533 Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

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Dorothy Budnek Memorial Scholarship $600 October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of the American Radiological Nurses Association for three years, have a current nursing license and be enrolled in an approved academic program. Students should submit the application, a statement of purpose, two recommendation letters, a transcript which shows a minimum 2.5 GPA, a statement of financial support and a copy of the nursing license.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing 2201 Cooperative Way Suite 600 Herndon, VA 20171

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Eight and Forty Lung and Respiratory Nursing Scholarship Fund $3,000 May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must plan to be employed full-time in hospitals, clinics or health departments in a position related to lung and respiratory control.

How to apply: Applications are available by written request.

American Legion Attn.: Americanism and Children and Youth Division P.O. Box 1055 Indianapolis, IN 46206

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Emergency Nurses' Association Foundation Grant $6,000 March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses who have earned a master's degree. A research application package must be completed and the team must be ready to start (or have already started) the research project. At least one member of the research team must have previous research experience. Preference will be given to members of both Emergency Nurses' Association (ENA) and Sigma Theta Tau International. Applicants must not have served on the ENA Board of Directors, Foundation Board of Trustees or Foundation Grant Review Team.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Research Services 550 West North Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

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ENA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship $2,500 April 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing baccalaureate degrees in nursing and must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying. Selection is based on application, statement of goals, references and transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Emergency Nurses Association 915 Lee Street Des Plaines, IL 60016

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Foundation for Neonatal Research and Education Scholarships Varies May 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted into a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program (current Registered Nurses), a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program for advanced practice in neonatal nursing, a doctoral degree program in nursing or a Master's or post-Master's nursing degree program in Business Management or Nursing Administration. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be actively involved in neonatal nursing at the professional level. They cannot have received a grant or scholarship from the FNRE within the past five years, and they cannot be current members of the FNRE Scholarship Committee or Board. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, enrollment verification letter, personal statement, three evaluation letters and a transcript are required.

Foundation for Neonatal Research and Education c/o Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. East Holly Avenue Box 56 Pitman, NJ 08071-0056

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Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association Career Mobility Scholarships $1,000-$7,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be nursing or pre-nursing students who are pursuing LPN to RN, RN to BSN or RN to MSN degrees. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting documents are required.

National Student Nurses' Association 45 Main Street Suite 606 Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association Specialty Scholarship $1,000-$7,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be nursing students who are interested in a specialized area of nursing practice. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.

National Student Nurses' Association 45 Main Street Suite 606 Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Harvey E. & Marguerite Sandstrom McDowell Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend or already are attending a two-year program at least and have documented financial need. The selection committee privileges students majoring in a health field or mortuary science first before considering those pursuing other degree areas.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Health Professional Loan Repayment Up to $75,000 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Washington Student Achievement Council 917 Lakeridge Way SW Olympia, WA 98502

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Inger Lawrence-M.R. Bauer Foundation Nursing Studies Scholarship $2,000 May 26

Eligibility: Applicants must live and attend school in the greater Los Angeles area including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and Ventura counties. Applicants must be enrolled in or accepted to a degree program in nursing.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must include a transcript and two letters of reference.

National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles (NCJW/LA) 543 N. Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Sigma Small Grants $5,000 December 1

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a current registered nurse license and hold a master's or doctoral degree. Students must complete a research application package and sign the research agreement. Preference is given to Sigma Theta Tau members, other qualifications being equal.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Research Services 550 West North Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

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June Miller Nursing Education Scholarship $2,000 May 26

Eligibility: Applicants must live and attend school in the greater Los Angeles area including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and Ventura counties. Applicants should be enrolled in or accepted to a degree program in nursing.

How to apply: Applications available online and must include a transcript and two letters of reference.

National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles (NCJW/LA) 543 N. Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Karen O'Neil Memorial Scholarship $3,000 April 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be nurses pursuing an advanced degree and must have been ENA members for at least 12 months before applying.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Emergency Nurses Association 915 Lee Street Des Plaines, IL 60016

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Kentucky Nurses Foundation Scholarship Varies January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a pre or post licensure program and have completed one semester of nursing course work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kentucky Nurses Foundation 305 Townepark Circle Suite 100 Louisville, KY 40243

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Lenore High Morrison Memorial Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior or have already graduated from high school, rank in the top 20% of his/her class while maintaining a GPA of at least 3.0, be planning to attend an accredited, tax-exempt two- or four-year educational institution and submit a one-page essay explaining their interest in the nursing field. Selection also considers service work, particularly educational, community and church activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Morgan and Robert Owens Scholarship Fund $500 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Berkeley County high school with a required minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must plan to study nursing or social work. Selection is based on financial need with priority given to applicants unlikely to benefit from the West Virginia PROMISE program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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National Student Nurses' Association Scholarship $1,000-$5,000 January 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a state-approved school of nursing or pre-nursing in associate degree, baccalaureate, diploma, doctorate or master's programs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Student Nurses' Association 45 Main Street Suite 606 Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Oncology Nursing Society Foundation Grant $25,000 September 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be registered nurses currently involved in cancer patient care, research or education. A Ph.D. or DNSc degree is required. Applicants must submit a letter of intent by August 15 and an application by September 15. Preference will be given to members of Sigma Theta Tau International when the strength of the proposals are otherwise equal.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Research Services 550 West North Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Past Presidents' Parley Nursing Scholarships $2,000 April - 1st Friday

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of California, enrolled or planning to enroll in a nursing program and be the wife, husband, widow, widower or child of a veteran or be veterans themselves.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Phelps Memorial Health Center Service League Scholarship $500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed a minimum of one college year when they apply, submit a brief letter explaining their career interest in the medical field, three letters of recommendation (only one academic reference) and an academic transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Senator Patricia K. McGee Nursing Faculty Scholarship Up to $20,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and residents of New York for one year or more. They must be registered nurses who are licensed in New York, and they must be accepted into a graduate nursing program at an approved college or university in New York. Students must also agree to four years of service as nursing faculty in the state.

How to apply: Applications are available online after June of each year.

New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) 99 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12255

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Theodore K. Oates Nursing Scholarship Fund $5,000 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from or graduates of a Berkeley County school with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must plan to attend an accredited technical school, college or university located in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia to pursue a nursing degree program of not less than two years. Selection is based on financial need as well as a declared intent to remain in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia and work as a nurse for at least one year after completion of the nursing program. Priority is given to applicants who are unlikely to benefit from the West Virginia PROMISE program. Scholarship is multi-year and will be divided equally during the course of study.

How to apply: Applications available online. Students must note intent to stay in designated area of the state in the essay.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Scholarship Varies January 10

Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American students between the ages of 17 and 30, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be Michigan residents who are enrolled at or have been accepted to an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be studying or planning to study allied health, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assisting or a related subject. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay, two recommendation letters and proof of college acceptance or enrollment are required.

Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Franklin Plaza Center 29193 Northwestern Highway #528 Southfield, MI 48034

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Morris K. Udall Scholarship Up to $5,000 March 5

Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.

Morris K. Udall Foundation 130 S. Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701-1922

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Vincent & Mildred Abrahamson Memorial Scholarship $1,250 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school, have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and provide clear evidence of leadership in extracurricular activities, including church, community service or via a job. Previous awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Wayne County Nursing Consortium Memorial Scholarship $1,845 March 16

Eligibility: Applicants must be traditional or non-traditional students in Wayne County, Ohio. Students must plan to pursue a career in nursing. Applicants must be accepted to a nursing program. Traditional students who are applying as high school seniors must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship Up to $3,000 April 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students who have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20036

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Challenge Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must submit an essay detailing their course of study, career goals and financial need. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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GNC Nutritional Research Grant $2,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students and be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must also plan a research project that falls within the mission of the NSCA and submit a proposal describing the rationale, purpose and methods of the planned research. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Graduate Research Grant - Master and Doctoral Up to $15,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be master's or doctoral students and submit a proposal for a research project in the field of strength and conditioning that fulfills the mission of the NSCA. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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High School Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to graduate with a degree related to strength and conditioning with a current 3.0 GPA. Students must be NSCA members, although applicants may enroll at the time of application, and pursuing a career in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Minority Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or Native American students working toward a graduate degree related to strength and conditioning. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Up to $8,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Health Careers Scholarship Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.

International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons Director P.O. Box 1040 Chautauqua, NY 14722

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Health Professional Loan Repayment Up to $75,000 April 14

Eligibility: Applicants must be employed, or be under contract to be employed, at an eligible site, provide proof of eligible student debt, provide primary care and sign a contract to serve for at least three years. Applicants may apply for a fourth and fifth year award of up to $25,000 per year based on debt remaining. Eligible professions are physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner, licensed nurse, midwife, pharmacist, dentist or dental hygienist.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Washington Student Achievement Council 917 Lakeridge Way SW Olympia, WA 98502

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Karos Family Fund $700 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Berkeley County and plan on attending a college or university in West Virginia. Students must plan on a career as a pharmacist. Scholarship may be renewable.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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NCPA Foundation Presidential Scholarship $2,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be student members of NCPA and enrolled in a U.S. school or college of pharmacy full-time. Selection is based on academic achievement and leadership.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Community Pharmacists Association NCPA Foundation 100 Daingerfield Road Alexandria, VA 22314

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Bob East Scholarship $2,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must either be an undergraduate in the first three and one half years of college or be planning to pursue postgraduate work.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Press Photographers Foundation Bob East Scholarship Chuck Fadely The Miami Herald One Herald Plaza Miami, FL 33132

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College Photographer of the Year Varies September 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a full-time four-year college or university, provide a portfolio and demonstrate financial need. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted to each winner.

How to apply: Applications are available by written or email request.

National Press Photographers Foundation College Photographer of the Year David Rees CPOY Director, School of Journalism, The University of Missouri 106 Lee Hills Hall Columbus, MO 65211

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Stanfield and D'Orlando Art Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be preparing for a career in fine arts which includes painting, drawing, photography and sculpture. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, recommendations, slide portfolios and a list of works.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Unitarian Universalist Association 24 Farnsworth Street Boston, MA 02210

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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Up to $8,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Challenge Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must submit an essay detailing their course of study, career goals and financial need. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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GNC Nutritional Research Grant $2,500 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students and be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Students must also plan a research project that falls within the mission of the NSCA and submit a proposal describing the rationale, purpose and methods of the planned research. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Graduate Research Grant - Master and Doctoral Up to $15,000 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be master's or doctoral students and submit a proposal for a research project in the field of strength and conditioning that fulfills the mission of the NSCA. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Health Careers Scholarship Varies April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, physical or occupational therapy or medical technologies. R.N. students and those pursuing an M.D. or D.D.S must have completed at least one year of schooling at an accredited institution. All others must be entering at least their third year of school. Pre-med students are not eligible. Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed, stamped legal size envelope.

International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons Director P.O. Box 1040 Chautauqua, NY 14722

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High School Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors planning to graduate with a degree related to strength and conditioning with a current 3.0 GPA. Students must be NSCA members, although applicants may enroll at the time of application, and pursuing a career in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the organization.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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Minority Scholarship $1,500 October 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or Native American students working toward a graduate degree related to strength and conditioning. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

How to apply: Applications are available with membership.

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation 1885 Bob Johnson Drive Colorado Springs, CO 80906

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AIAA Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program $500-$5,000 January 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and have completed at least one semester or quarter of college work with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Applicants must plan to enter a career in science or engineering related to the technical activities of the AIAA. Applicants must be AIAA student members in good standing to apply. Selection is based on scholarship, career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 12700 Sunrise Valley Drive Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191-5807

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ANS Graduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ANS Undergraduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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C. Bertrand and Marian Othmer Schultz Collegiate Scholarship $3,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors who attend a four-year, accredited college or university in Nebraska and major in a natural science including chemistry, physics, biology or geology. Students must plan to enter a career in a science-related industry, science teaching or scientific research.

How to apply: Applications are available online. A letter of nomination, transcript and letter describing the applicant's career plans are available.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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John and Muriel Landis Scholarship $5,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Complete Water Solutions Scholarship $1,000-$1,500 July 19

Eligibility: Applicants must be current or prospective students enrolled in a trade school, water treatment certified training course or an accredited institution in the United States. Students must submit a two- to three-minute video or an essay on a specific subject matter.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Complete Water Solutions 851 West Main Street Twin Lakes, WI 53181

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Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award Varies May 22

Eligibility: Applicants must be collegebound high school seniors planning to study law enforcement or a field related to the criminal justice system who are U.S. citizens and are recommended by their high school principal, counselor or teacher.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Black Police Association NBPA Scholarship Award 3100 Main Street #256 Dallas, TX 75226

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $1,000 Scholarships $1,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have had to postpone school due to health or financial reasons and plan to attend a California college or university. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California $2,000 Scholarships $2,000 March 16

Eligibility: One of the applicant's parents must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces during an eligible period. Applicants must attend a California college or university, be California resident high school seniors or graduates who have not begun college because of illness or need and demonstrate need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Legion Auxiliary, Department of California 401 Van Ness Avenue Suite 319 San Francisco, CA 94102-4570

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Benjamin E. Moody Scholarship $1,000 April 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduates of a Wayne County high school in Ohio or have resided in Wayne County for five years. Students must intend to study law enforcement. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, good citizenship, academic ability and involvement in extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wayne County Community Foundation 517 North Market Street Wooster, OH 44691

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David & Eleanor Gasser Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 27

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wisconsin Dells High School in Wisconsin. Students must pursue education at a post-secondary institution including but not limited to college, trade, nursing or technical schools. Applicants pursuing emergency service fields such as fire science, police science and nursing will be given priority. Students must submit the local scholarship application form, a financial need statement, career plan, resume, transcripts and two letters of recommendation.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation P.O. Box 533 Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

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Decatur Volunteer Fire Department Scholarship $500 February 5

Eligibility: Applicants must attend an accredited college. Students who are descendants of a community service worker and those who work in community service will be given priority.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Adams County Community Foundation 102 North 2nd Street Decatur, IN 46733

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Kevin Apuzzio Memorial Foundation Annual Scholarship $1,000 July 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be firefighter 1 and/or NJ EMT-B/P certified and have been active on a fire company or EMS agency for more than 18 months. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA or higher and be a New Jersey student at an accredited four-year college or university.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Kevin Apuzzio Memorial Foundation P.O. Box 5146 Somerset, NJ 08875

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Law Enforcement Scholarship $1,000 March 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be current law enforcement officials, retired law enforcement officials or medically retired law enforcement officials in the United States. An essay submission is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Operation Thank An Officer P.O. Box 92 Montrose, MN 55363

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Orbeck Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 5

Eligibility: Applicants must be current high school seniors who reside in Minnesota. Students must have achieved the level of Eagle Scout and will be pursuing a career in a service industry. An essay submission is required.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Operation Thank An Officer P.O. Box 92 Montrose, MN 55363

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Perry County FOP Scholarship $470 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of any Perry County high school. Students must be pursuing a career in law enforcement or a related field. Applicants must submit a 500-word essay stating their aspirations and educational goals and an official grade transcript.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Perry County Community Foundation 817 12th Street P.O. Box 13 Tell City, IN 47586

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R.G. Blanz Scholarship Varies March 13

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Preference is given to children or grandchildren of past or current law enforcement officers, fire safety officers or EMTs.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Allegan County Community Foundation 524 Marshall Street Allegan, MI 49010

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Sheryl A. Horak Memorial Scholarship $1,000 March 31

Eligibility: Students must be in their senior year of high school, and they must be members of a Law Enforcement Explorer post. Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation and an essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Explorers Learning for Life 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152225 Irving, TX 75015-2225

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Vermont Sheriffs' Association Scholarship $1,000 February 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be Vermont residents. They must be enrolled in a law enforcement degree program at an accredited school that has been approved for federal Title IV funding. They must have plans to become police officers. Selection is based on academic merit, essay and financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay and financial aid information are required.

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation Scholarships P.O. Box 2000 Winooski, VT 05404

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Zionsville Fire Department/Larry K. Rust Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February

Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a 2 year, 4 year or a vocational program. Students must have local community and civic involvement.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Community Foundation of Boone County 102 North Lebanon Street Suite 200 Lebanon, IN 46052

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AIET Graduate Scholarship $2,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students majoring in real estate appraisal, land economics, real estate or allied fields. Students must be masters or doctoral candidates. Applicants must be full- or part-time students at a U.S. degree granting college or university with a strong academic record.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Appraisal Institute Education Trust 200 W. Madison Suite 1500 Chicago, IL 60606

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AIET Undergraduate Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be students majoring in real estate appraisal, land economics, real estate or allied fields. Students must have a strong academic record.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Appraisal Institute Education Trust 200 W. Madison Suite 1500 Chicago, IL 60606

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International Facility Management Association Foundation Scholarship Program Varies May 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be college or graduate students and include a letter of professional intent, resume and letter of recommendation with application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

International Facility Management Association 800 Gessner Road Suite 900 Houston, TX 77024-4257

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Minorities and Women Educational Scholarship $1,000 April 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be women or American Indians, Alaska Natives, Asians, African Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders. Applicants must be full- or part-time students enrolled in real estate courses and working toward a degree, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Appraisal Institute Education Trust 200 W. Madison Suite 1500 Chicago, IL 60606

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SquareFoot Scholarship $3,000 October 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be current college or university-level juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must submit an essay on a given topic.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

SquareFoot 48 W 21st Street New York, NY 10010

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Ray M. Greenly Scholarship $5,000 April 3

Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by a university or college with a current NRF Student Association group and have high academic achievements as well as a strong interest in retail. Students must be current sophomores or juniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA and enrolled as full-time students at NRF Foundation University Partner Schools. Selection is based on demonstrating leadership ability within the retail industry, an intense work ethic and the ability to embrace change and innovation, work as a team player and exemplification of the highest moral character.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, three essays, one letter of recommendation and a photograph of the applicant are required.

National Retail Federation 1101 New York Avenue NW Washington, DC 20005

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SDRA Jerry Wheeler Scholarship program $500-$2,250 April 20

Eligibility: Applicants must enroll full-time in a retail-related course of study at a qualifying, accredited educational institution in the fall following the application date. Students must have earned their high school diploma or GED in the state of South Dakota or plan to study in South Dakota. Applicants must have completed at least 24 qualifying university or college credits or 12 qualifying technical or training institute credits by September in the year of application. Full-time post-secondary work may be considered in place of education. Two letters of recommendation are required. One must be from a business owner or manager.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) P.O. Box 638 Pierre, SD 57501

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ANS Graduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at an accredited graduate school in a program leading to an advanced degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. There are also individual graduate scholarships. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ANS Undergraduate Scholarship Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least sophomores or students who have completed two or more years and will be entering as juniors or seniors in an accredited university and must be enrolled in a program leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants should submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letter and three reference forms. There are individual undergraduate scholarships for students who have completed two or more years in a course of study leading to a degree in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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ASABE Foundation Engineering Scholarship $1,200 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study and have at least one year of undergraduate study remaining, major in agricultural or biological engineering at an eligible accredited degree program in the U.S. or Canada, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Students must also be members of ASABE.

How to apply: Application is available online.

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Foundation Administrator Scholarship Fund 2950 Niles Road St. Joseph, MI 49085

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ASF Olin Fellowships $1,000-$3,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.

How to apply: Applications are available by mail.

Atlantic Salmon Federation P.O. Box 807 Calais, ME 04619-0807

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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Up to $7,500 January (last Friday)

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation 6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315 Springfield, VA 22150

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Battery Division Student Research Award $1,000 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in a college or university and must submit transcripts, an outline of the proposed research project, a description of how the project is related to the field of electrochemical power sources, a record of achievements in industrial work and a letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. Awards are based on academic performance, past research, proposed research and the recommendation.

How to apply: Application materials are described online.

Electrochemical Society 65 South Main Street, Building D Pennington, NJ 08534-2839

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Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship $2,500 for 4 years March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society 2305 Renard Place Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship $400 March 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation 7439 Woodland Drive Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278

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Fellowship Award $52,000-$60,000 plus expenses March 15 and August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation One Exchange Plaza 55 Broadway Suite 302 New York, NY 10006

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Gaige Fund Award $400-$1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be members of ASIH and studying for an advanced degree. The award may be used for museum or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their careers and their contributions to the science of herpetology. Both merit and need will be considered.

How to apply: Applications are available by email or written request.

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists P.O. Box 1897 Lawrence, KS 66044-8897

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Horkheimer/Smith Youth Service Award $1,750 plus travel expenses March 31

Eligibility: Applicants must be Astronomical League members under the age of 19 on the date of the application. The award is based on astronomical service and service to the league.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Astronomical League 9201 Ward Parkway Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64114

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Industrial Electrolysis and Electrochemical Engineering Division Student Achievement Awards $1,000 September 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted by or enrolled in a college or university and propose a research project. The application must include transcripts, research outline, statement describing how the project relates to electrochemical engineering, record of industrial work and letter of recommendation from the research supervisor. The award is based on academic performance, research and the recommendation.

How to apply: Application materials are described online.

Electrochemical Society 65 South Main Street, Building D Pennington, NJ 08534-2839

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John and Muriel Landis Scholarship $5,000 February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a U.S. college or university who are also planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or another nuclear-related field. High school seniors may apply. Students must have greater than average financial need. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, sponsor forms and three reference forms.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Nuclear Society 555 North Kensington Avenue La Grange Park, IL 60526

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John J. McKetta Scholarship $5,000 June 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be chemical engineering incoming undergraduate juniors or seniors and be planning a career in the chemical engineering process industries. Applicants must also have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be attending an ABET accredited school in the U.S., Canada or Mexico. Selection is based on an essay outlining career goals, leadership in an AIChE student chapter or other university sponsored activity and letters of recommendation. Preference is given to members of AIChE.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Minority Affairs Committee Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement $1,000 August 12

Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate students.

How to apply: Applications are available online or by telephone or written request.

American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE) 120 Wall Street Floor 23 New York, NY 10005-4020

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National Space Club Keynote Scholar $10,000 December 2

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be high school seniors, undergraduates or graduate students planning to attend or attending an accredited college or university with the intention to follow a course of study related to a career in a science, technology, engineering or math field with a preference for space-related interests. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcripts, two letters of recommendation, statement of intent and video audition are required.

National Space Club 204 E Street NE Washington, DC 20002

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Nebraska Academy of Sciences High School Scholarships $300-$1,500 March 1

Eligibility: There are six scholarships given to Nebraska high school seniors including those who plan to study geology, earth sciences, prairie and soil conservation, climate and environmental change and business and the environment.

How to apply: Applications are available online. Requirements vary by the individual award.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Inc. 302 Morrill Hall, 14th and U Streets Lincoln, NE 68588-0339

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Raney Fund Award $400-$1,000 March 1

Eligibility: Applicants should be members of ASIH and should be enrolled for an advanced degree, although those with developing careers may receive the award under exceptional circumstances. Awards may be used for museums or laboratory study, travel, fieldwork or other activities that will enhance their professional careers and their contributions to the science of ichthyology. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and need.

How to apply: Applications are available by email or written request.

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists P.O. Box 1897 Lawrence, KS 66044-8897

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Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Up to $8,000 February 23

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a California community college or university and be studying one of the following programs: medical imaging, occupational therapy, physical therapy, respiratory care, social work, pharmacy and diagnostic medical sonography, pharmacy technician, medical laboratory technologist, surgical technician or ultrasound technician. Those selected will complete a one-year service contract or work volunteer hours in a medically underserved area of California. Financial need, work experience, academic achievement and community involvement are considered. Preference is given to those who expect to graduate within two years of application.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development Health Professions Education Foundation 400 R Street Suite 460 Sacramento, CA 95811-6213

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Language Grants Varies December 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Blakemore Foundation 1201 Third Avenue Suite 4900 Seattle, WA 98101

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Morgan and Robert Owens Scholarship Fund $500 February 28

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Berkeley County high school with a required minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must plan to study nursing or social work. Selection is based on financial need with priority given to applicants unlikely to benefit from the West Virginia PROMISE program.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation 229 East Martin Street, Suite 4 Martinsburg, WV 25401

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Rev. Robert L. Browning Memorial Fund $250 February 1

Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students planning to attend Anderson University will also be considered. 

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Decatur County Community Foundation 101 East Main Street Suite 1 Greensburg, IN 47240

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Vincent & Mildred Abrahamson Memorial Scholarship $1,250 February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school, have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and provide clear evidence of leadership in extracurricular activities, including church, community service or via a job. Previous awardees may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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Harvey E. & Marguerite Sandstrom McDowell Scholarship Varies February 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be planning to attend or already are attending a two-year program at least and have documented financial need. The selection committee privileges students majoring in a health field or mortuary science first before considering those pursuing other degree areas.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Phelps County Community Foundation 424 Garfield Street Holdrege, NE 68949

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NATA Scholarship $2,300 January 13

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least a junior in college and scholarships are available for undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels. Students must have a minimum 3.2 GPA and be sponsored by a certified athletic trainer and be a member of the NATA. There is an earlier deadline to start the application online.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Athletic Trainers' Association National Athletic Trainer’s Association Research and Education Foundation Inc. 2952 Stemmons Freeway Dallas, TX 75247

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Allied Van Lines Scholarship $1,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolling as full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree in logistics or related field. Students must provide transcripts, enrollment verification and an essay.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Allied Van Lines One Parkview Plaza Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

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Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship $10,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be women enrolled in graduate studies in transportation or the related fields of engineering, planning, finance or logistics. Selection is based on the applicant's academic record, transportation-related activities or job skills and specific transportation goals.

How to apply: Applications are available through a local chapter.

Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) International 1701 K Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006

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Ohio Section Scholarships $1,000 October 25

Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students who are attending an ABET-accredited college or university located in the state of Ohio. They must be enrolled in a civil engineering or other transportation-related degree program and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on academic achievement, stated career goals and extracurricular activities.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, official transcript and one recommendation letter are required.

Institute of Transportation Engineers - Ohio Section 1391 West 5th Avenue PMB 157 Columbus, OH 43212

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Michigan Trucking Association Equipment & Maintenance Council Tri-City Chapter Scholarship Fund Varies February 1

Eligibility: Applicants must already be enrolled in a two- or four-year program in the diesel equipment technology field and maintain a GPA of at least 2.5. They must also submit two recommendation letters, a current academic transcript and a 2,500-3,000-word essay. Former applicants may reapply.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Bay Area Community Foundation Pere Marquette Depot 1000 Adams Street Suite 200 Bay City, MI 48708

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WTS Minnesota Chapter Scholarships $500-$2,000 December 18

Eligibility: Applicants must be women who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program that is related to transportation. They either must be attending a school located in Minnesota, or must be North Dakota, South Dakota or Iowa students who have lived in Minnesota at some point during the past five years. They must have plans to pursue a career in the transportation field, and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on academic merit, transportation-related activities and career goals.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, proof of enrollment, one letter of recommendation and a personal essay are required.

Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) - Minnesota Chapter University of Minnesota 200 Center for Transportation Studies 511 Washington Avenue SE Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Louise Moritz Molitoris Leadership Scholarship for Undergraduates $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a transportation-related degree program, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have plans to pursue a career in the field of transportation. Selection is based on academic merit, proven leadership in transportation-related activities and stated career goals.

How to apply: Applications are available from local WTS chapters by request. An application form and supporting materials are required.

Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) International 1701 K Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006

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North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship $1,000 December 15

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an eligible educational institution. Funds must be used for qualified educational expenses. Students should be pursuing a degree in logistics or supply chain management. Applicants will need to submit a 400-800 word essay on why they selected a career in logistics/supply chain management. The essay should convey a sincere, personalized tone.

How to apply: Applications are available online and must be submitted along with an official transcript, a verification of enrollment and the essay.

North American Van Lines

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Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship $5,000 Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be women enrolled in undergraduate programs related to transportation studies. Selection is based on the applicant's academic record, transportation-related activities, job skills and specific transportation goals.

How to apply: Applications are available through a local chapter.

Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) International 1701 K Street NW Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006

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Fellowship Award $52,000-$60,000 plus expenses March 15 and August 15

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed one or more of the following degrees or its equivalent: M.D., Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.D.S. or D.V.M. Applicants should submit an application cover sheet, sponsor's biographical sketch, CV, degree certificate, letter, research proposal, summary of research form, up to three reprints of work and four letters of reference. This is a three-year award with various deadlines and funding. The research must be conducted at a university, hospital or research institution. International candidates may apply to do their research only in the United States.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation One Exchange Plaza 55 Broadway Suite 302 New York, NY 10006

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Disney/ABC Television Writing Program $50,000 June 30

Eligibility: Applicants must be age 21 or older. They must be able to work in the U.S. legally. Professional writing experience is not necessary, but applicants must have strong spec script writing skills. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and spec script samples are required.

Disney/ABC Television Group Talent Development and Diversity 500 South Buena Vista Street Burbank, CA 91521-4016

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Julianne Malveaux Scholarship Varies March 1

Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc. 1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW Washington, DC 20009-3298

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Playwright Discovery Award Varies February

Eligibility: Applicants must be students in grades 6-12. Applicants are to create an original one-act script of less than 40 pages that documents the experience of living with a disability. Applicants must have a disability, or the script can be a collaboration of a group of up to 5 students with one student having a disability. Selected scripts will be performed for middle school, high school and adult audiences. First and second place winners will have their plays performed at the JFK Performing Arts Center.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street NW Washington, DC 20566

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Summer Graduate Research Fellowships $5,000 stipend + travel and housing allowance Varies

Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate students in areas related to the classical liberal tradition and should be focusing on a discrete writing project. Selection is based on resume, GRE or LSAT scores and graduate transcripts, writing sample and research proposal and bibliography for thesis chapter or publishable paper.

How to apply: Applications are available online.

Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University 3434 Washington Boulevard MS 1C5 Arlington, VA 22201

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Taylor/Blakeslee University Fellowships $5,000 March

Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled in U.S. graduate-level science writing programs.

How to apply: Contact the organization for more information.

Council for the Advancement of Science Writing (CASW) P.O. Box 910 Hedgesville, WV 25427

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