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Disabilities or Mental Illnesses

AG Bell College Scholarship Awards 

AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship Program 

Arthur E. and Helen Copeland Scholarships 

Catherine T. Murray Scholarship 

OSCIL - (401) 738-1013

ChairScholars Scholarship 

Christian Record Services Scholarships 

College Board's Scholarship Search 

Edward C. Sweeney, Jr. Scholarship 

Ethel Louise Armstrong (ELA) Foundation 

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
Email familiesoffreedom@scholarshipamerica.org or call 1-877-862-0136 for more information

The Ferdinand Torres Scholarship - Blind

Floyd Qualls Memorial Scholarship  

Keppra Family Epilepsy Scholarship Award 

Lighthouse International Scholarships for students who are blind or partially sighted

Lilly Reintegration Scholarship 

Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) scholarship Program 

National Federation of the Blind (Humanities Scholarship)

National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program 

Pfizer's Epilepsy Scholarship Award 

Science Student Grant Program (Foundation for Science & Disability, Inc.)

Scholarships for Health Professions Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds 

Stanley E. Jackson Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Scholarship 

The Delta Gamma Foundation Florence Margaret Harvey Memorial Scholarship and The Rudolph Dillman Memorial Scholarship 

Females

AARP Foundation Women's Scholarship Program Ages 50+

Alice T. Schafer Mathematics Prize

Write for application and information:

University of Maryland

4114 Computer & Space Sciences Building

College Park, MD 20742-2461

301-405-7892

 

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

American Indian Graduate Center: Elizabeth Furbur Fellowship  

American Mothers, Inc. (Gertrude Fogelson Cultural and Creative Arts Awards)

Contact: 1296 E. 21st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: 718-253-5676

Antioch University New England- Life Begins at 40 Scholarship for Women

Association of Women in Science 

The Asian Women in Business Scholarship Fund 

AT&T Labs Undergraduate Research Program 

Bedford Women’s Club Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students 

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
 

  • Completed applications must be postmarked by April 1 and will include a short personal statement, transcripts, letters of support from two people able to evaluate the applicant’s current political work, an official financial statement (i.e., FAFSA or SAR), and a passport-like photograph suitable for reproduction.

Education Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA)

Rowling, Dold and Associates LLP Scholarship 

Ethel Louise Armstrong (ELA) Foundation 

FRANKLIN BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL WOMEN’S SCHOLARSHIP-

Velma Smith Dalphond Memorial Scholarship 

GFWC Women’s Club of South County Scholarship - RI Resident

Glamour's Top 10 College Women Competition 

Jeannette Rankin Foundation Women’s Education Fund 

Stephanie H. “62 M’78 and Joseph A. Baute Scholarship Endowment 

Latin American Professional Women’s Foundation 

Latino Initiatives for the Next Century 

La Unidad Latina Foundation, Inc. 

Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship 

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund 

Microsoft National Technical Scholarships  

Miss Swinburne Scholarship 

Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Scholarship Program 

National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program 

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation 

P.E.O. International 

  • PEO STAR Scholarship
  • P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education
  • P.E.O. Scholar Awards

 

P.E.O. Projects 

(See Financial Aid Office Scholarship Folder)

Scholarships for Health Professions Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds 

Scholarship programs for “Non-Traditional Students-Women Returning to College 

Selected Professions Fellowships 

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships 

Talbots Scholarship Foundation 

The Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship  

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Club start here

Dr. Julianne Malveaux Scholarship 

The National Center for Learning Disabilities, Inc:

The Anne Ford and Allegra Ford Scholarship 

Women in Defense (WID) HORIZONS Foundation Scholarship Program

Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP) – Battered Women

 

  • Survived partner abuse. Has sought services from a non-profit, domestic violence agency for a minimum of 6 consecutive months, and this agency is willing act as sponsor by mentoring and providing support to the student throughout her educational experience. 

 

Women’s Scholarship 

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Educational Foundation

(S. Evelyn Lewis Memorial Scholarship in Medical Health Sciences)

Foster Care

Scholarship Application for Students from Foster Care

See the Financial Aid office for more details/ application

Fastweb Foster Care Scholarships 

Orphan Foundation of America 

http://scholarships.fastweb.com/u-orphan-parentless-students 

Homelessness

LeTendre Education Fund Scholarship

http://www.naehcy.org/letendre_app.html 

LGBT (Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender)

Audre Lorde Scholarship  

Bill Kidder Fund Awards and Grants  

COLAGE Scholarship Program 

College Board’s Scholarship Program 

Davis Putter Scholarship Fund 

Fastweb Resources LGBT 

KarMel Scholarship 

Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship and the Kay Longcope Scholarship  

Live Out Loud Annual Scholarship  

Malyon-Smith Scholarship Award  

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force  

National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarships Program 

National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Graduate Scholarships in Lesbian Studies  

Pflag-Hatch Youth Scholarship Program 

Queer Foundation Scholarships 

Roy Scrivner Research Grants 

Scholarships for Health Professions Students for Disadvantaged Backgrounds

 

The Lesbian Leadership Scholarship

For more information contact:

An Uncommon Legacy Foundation, Inc.

PO Box 33727
Washington, DC 20033
Fax: 1-202-265-1927
Phone: 1-202-265-1926

The Matthew Shephard Memorial Scholarship and the Laurel Hester Memorial Scholarship 

The Point Foundation

 

Minority

Accenture American Indian Scholarship (Graduate and Undergraduate)

ACS/Bayer Scholar Program 

The Actuarial Foundation 

Adelante US Education Leadership Fund 

African American Scholarships 

African American Peace Officer Association of Arlington  Contact: aapoaa@sbclobal.net 

AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship Program 

Alice Yuriko Endo Scholarship 

Alliances for Minority Participation Scholarship  National Science Foundation scholarship for baccalaureate through doctoral students

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund 

American Chemical Society Minority Scholars Program 

American Dream Scholarship Program 

American Education Services 

American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin Scholarship Fund 

Arts Recognition and Talent Search Awards 

Asian American Journalists Association 

Asian American Scholarship Fund 

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund 

Asian Pacific American Libraries Association Scholarship 

The Asian Women in Business Scholarship Fund 

Aspira Association, Inc. Scholarships 

Association on American Indian Scholarships 

AT&T Labs Undergraduate Research Program 

American Indian Science & Engineering Society  Multiple scholarship opportunities

AYN Rand Essay Scholarships  Multiple scholarship opportunities for high school through graduate students

Bell Labs Fellowships 

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships 

Best Buy Emerging Latino Leaders Scholarship Program 

Black Excel Scholarship Gateway 

Blackstudents.com 

Bonner Scholar Scholarships 

Bureau of Indian Affairs Osage Tribal Education Committee Award  

Burger King Scholarship Program 

Career Services Center for a Better Chance 

Carol Simpson Scholarship 

Casualty Actuarial Society and Society of Actuaries Scholarship Program 

Catching the Dream 

Chicana Latina Scholarships 

CHCI Scholarship Award 

Choctaw Nation Higher Education Program 

Clare Booth Luce Scholarships in Science and Engineering 

Coca-Cola Scholars  

College Board Scholarship Search 

Collegenet’s Scholarship Database 

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 

Cooperative Education Agreement 

Council on Career Development for Minorities 

Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce ‘Stars on the Rise’ Scholarships  Contact: 214-521-6007

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund 

Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders 

Easley National Scholarship Program

www.naas.org/senior.htm 

Ed Bradley Scholarship

www.rtnda.org 

Education and Leadership Development Program

www.jackierobinson.org  

Education is Freedom National Scholarship

www.educationisfreedom.com 

The Emma L. Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests

www.emmabowenfoundation.com 

Endowed Scholarships

www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm 

FAFSA on the Web

www.fafsa.ed.gov 

Federally Funded Scholarships

www.studentjobs.gov 

The Ferdinand Torres Scholarship

http://www.afb.org/afbpress/pub.asp?DocID=aw130107  

First in My Family Scholarship program

http://www.thesalliemaefund.org/smfnew/scholarship/first_family.html 

Ford Blue Oval Scholars Program

http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/fordblueoval  

Fredrikson & Byron Foundation: Minority Scholarship Program

http://www.fredlaw.come/firm/scholarship.htm  

George A. Strait Minority Scholarship

http://www.aallnet.org/SERVICES/SCH_STRAIT.ASP 

Google Scholarship 2010

http://www.uncf.org/forstudents/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=438 

Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program

www.hispanicfund.org 

Greater Manchester Black Scholarship Foundation

www.nhblackscholarship.homestead.com  

Herbert Lehman Educational Fund

www.naacpldf.org/content.aspx?article=32  

HISPA Scholarship

www.hispaprofessionals.org 

Hispanic College Fund

http://scholarhips.hispanicfund.org 

Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards Conference

www.hsf.net 

Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC) Scholars Program

http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/henaac/scholars/  

Hispanic Heritage Foundation

www.hispanicheritage.org  

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=424 

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

http://www.statefarm.com/about/part_spos/grants/hispanic.asp 

Hispanic College Fund and Sallie Mae First in My Family Scholarships

www.thesalliemaefund.org 

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships

Holocaust.hklaw.com

Hope Scholarship & Lifetime Credits

www.ed.gov/inits/hope/index.html 

Hopi Tribe Grants and Scholarship Program

http://aasfaa.org/FNA/tribes/Hopi.html  

HSF/Procter & Gamble Company Scholarship

http://www.hsf.net/scholarships.aspx?id=470 

HSF/ATRISCO Heritage Foundation Scholarship

http://www.hsf.net/atrisco.aspx 

HSF/AT&T Foundation Scholarship

http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=2802 

HSF/General College Scholarships

http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=460 

HSF/General Motors Scholarship Program

http://www.hsf.net/scholarships.aspx?id=314 

HSF/GMAC SmartEdge Book Scholarship Program

http://www.hsf.net/gmac.aspx 

HSF/Hormel Scholarship Program

http://www.hsf.net/Hormel_Scholarship.aspx 

HSF/HSBC-North America Scholarship Program

http://www.hsf.net/Scholarships.aspx?id=856 

HSF/Procter & Gamble Company Scholarship

http://www.hsf.net/scholarships.aspx?id=470 

Hubertus W.V. Wellems Scholarship for Male Students 

http://www.aie.org/scholarships/detail.cfm?id=2000221  

Irish Arts Council

http://www.artscouncil.ie 

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

www.JackieRobinson.org 

Justicia En Diveridad Scholarship Fund

www.law.harvard.edu/studorgs/alianza 

Karman Fellowship Trust

www.dekarman.org 

Lambda Theta Nu Sorority Inc. Latina Scholarship Award

www.lambdathetanu.org 

Latin American Professional Women’s Foundation

www.bpwusa.org 

Latinos Unidos of New Hampshire

http://www.nhheaf.org/index.asp?page=par_fa_hispanics 

La Unidad Latina Foundation, Inc.

http://www.lulfoundation.org/  

Law School Scholarship

www.maldef.org  

Lucent Technologies Foundation Cooperative Research Fellowship Program for Minorities

www.lucent.com 

LULAC-General Electric Scholarship Program

http://www.lulac.org/programs/education/scholasrships/ 

LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF)

http://lulac.org/programs/education/scholarships/index.html  

Maldef Law School Scholarship Program

www.maldef.org 

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

www.gwu.edu/~fellows/mmmf.html 

Marriott Scholarship Program

http://scholarships/hispanicfund.org/applications/subsectionID.1,pageID.156/default.asp  

Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Award – For minority students. Essay, June deadline

http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-major/criminal-justice-scholarships/martin-luther-king-jr-scholarship-award/  

The Mas Family Scholarship

www.cantnet.org 

MassMutual Scholars Program

http://www.hsf.net/massmutual.aspx 

McDonald’s Scholarships

www.mcdonaldnymetro.com/html 

Merc Scholarship

www.mercscholars.com 

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

www.maldef.org 

Microsoft National Technical Scholarships

www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships

Migrant Farmworker Scholarships

www.migrant.net 

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

http://www.gfoa.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=96&Itemid=107#Greathouse 

Minority Dental Student Scholarship

http://www.ada.org/2904.aspx  

Minority Doctoral Fellowships Program

www.alcpa.org/members/div/career/mini/fmds.htm  

Minority Fellows Program

www.apsanet.org/content_3284.cfm  

Minority Nurse Magazine Scholarship Program

http://www.minoritynurse.com/features/financial/12_29_06.html 

Minority Scholarship Awards

www.aiche.org/students/awards/minoirtyscholarshipawardsstudent.aspx  

Minority Scholarships

http://www.scholarships4students.com/minority_scholarships.htm 

Minority Scholarships and Financial Aid

www.unt.edu.edo/MulticulturalCenter/fincialaidscholarship.htm 

Minority Undergraduate Research Fellowship

www.asm.org 

Monsignor Philip Kenney Scholarship

http://www.nhcf.org/Page.aspx?pid=482 

Morris K. Udall Foundation

http://www.hud.gov/offices/pih/ih/codetalk/planet/learn_college.html#scholarships 

Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Scholarship Program

http://nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/motivating_undergraduates_science_technology.html  

Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program

www.prsa.org  

Nancy Ann & Ray L. Hunt Leadership Scholars

www.smu.edu/financial%5Faid 

National Action Council of Minorities in Engineering, Inc. (NACME) Scholars Program

www.nacme.org  

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships

www.nabj.org 

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)

www.thehispanicnurses.org  

National Association of Hispanic Scholarships (Cristina Saralegui Scholarship Program)

http://www.nahj.org 

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Scholarship

National Black MBA Association

www.nbmbaa.org 

National & Community Service Internships

http://www.national service.gov

The National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program

http://ugsp.nih.gov/home.asp?m=00  

The National Italian American Foundation Scholarship

http://www.niaf.org/Scholarships/about.asp 

National Newspaper Publishers Association Grants

www.nnpa.org 

National Organization of Professional Hispanic Natural Resources Conservation Service Employee (NOPHNRCSE)

HTTP://WWW.NOPHNRCSE.ORG/  

National Society of Black Engineers

http://national.nsbe.org/programs/scholarships/tabid/84/default.aspx  

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

www.abetterchance.org 

Native American Education Grant

www.abetterchance.org 

Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA) Scholarships

http://www.nafoa.org/education_3.html  

NBNA (National Black Nurses Association) Scholarship Program

http://www.nbna.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id-74&itemid=133  

NCR Foundation Minority Scholarship

Contact: 513-445-1777

New Horizon Scholars Program

www.nrcs.usda.gov/intrnet 

NH Black Scholarships Foundation

http://nhblackscholarship.homestead.com/ 

Pacificare Latino Health Scholars Program

www.gdcc.com/info/Education/asp 

Pflag-Hatch Youth Scholarship Program

www.pglag.org 

Pharmacy Scholars Program

http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/applications/subsectionID.1.pageID.150/default.asp  

Phi Delta Kappa International Scholarship

www.pdkintl.org 

Planet Youth Scholarships

http://www.hud.gov/offices/pih/ih/codetalk/planet/learn_college.html#scholarships 

Presidential Freedom Scholarships

www.nationalservice.org/scholarhips 


Private Colleges and Universities Scholarships

http://www.abetterchance.org 

Project Cambio Scholarship

Contact: Project Cambio Foundation

PO Box 3004-227

Corvallis, OR 97399

503-929-6108

Project Excellence Scholarships

www.project-excellence.com 

PRSSA-Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program

www.prssa.org 

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

www.predential.com 

Radio TV news Director Association Foundation

www.rtndf.org 

RDW Group, Inc. Minority Scholarship for Communications

http://www.rifoundation.org/Scholarships/ScholarshipOpportunities/tabid/190/Default.aspx 

Re-Entry Student Scholarships

www.back2college.com/library.finaid 

Religion Based Scholarships

www.free-4u.com 

Rene Matos Scholarship

www.nhcfae.org  

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)/Asia

http://rmhc.org/  

Ronald McDonald House Charities HACER Scholarship

http://rmhc.org/what-we-do/rmhc-u-s-scholarships/  

Ron Brown Scholarships

www.RonBrown.org 

Ruben Salazar Scholarship Fund

www.nahj.org  

Ruth Muskrat Bronson Scholarship Fund:

www.aigc.com/  

Salvadoran-American Leadership and Educational Fund: SALEF Education for Excellence

www.salef.org 

Scholarships Available to Avoid Student Loans

http://www.myloansconsolidated.com/2010/02/15/150-available-scholarships-to-avoid-toxic-student-loans/ 

Scholarships Based on Ethnicity

www.college/ucla.edu/UP/SRC/ethnic 

Scholarship & Financial Aid Help

www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm 

Scholarships for Hispanics

www.scholarshipsforhispanics.org 

Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students

https://community.thiswaytocpa.com/allgroups/college-and-grad-school/s/aicpa_scholarship_for_minority_accounting_students/default.aspx?Redirected=true  

Low Income Students:

College Board’s Scholarship Search

http://apps.collegeboard.com/cbsearch_ss/welcome.jsp  

The Federal Pell Grant Program:

http://www2.ed.gov/programs/fpg/index.html 

The American Institute of Architects AIA/AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship program

http://www.aia.org/education/AIAB081881  

 

World Studio Foundation AIG Scholarships

http://scholarships.worldstudioinc.com/worldstudio-foundation  

Keene State Scholarships:

  • John K. Kontinos ’53 Scholarship

http://www.keene.edu/sfs/ksc_endowed.cfm  

Antioch University New England

Jonathan Daniels Scholarship

http://www.antiochne.edu  

Scholarships for Health Professions Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds

http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/dsa/sds.htm  

Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies

www.paralegals.org 

Scholarship Programs for “Non-Traditional Students-Native American Students

http://www.loyno.edu/financialaid/scholarship-programs-non-traditional-students 

Sciencenet Scholarships

www.cse.emory/edu/sciencenet/undergrad/scholarships 

Sears Craftsman Scholarship

www.nhra.com 

Shell Oil Companies Foundation/Shell Incentive Funds

www.shell.com 

Siemens Westinghouse Competition

http://www.siemens-foundation.org 

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Educational Grants Program

www.shpe.org 

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

www.swe.org 

Sodexo Scholarship Program

http://sodexofoundation.org/hunger_us/scholarships/scholarships.asp  

Soros Fellowships for New Americans

www.pdsoros.org 

Sports Scholarships and Internships

www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships 

Straightforward Media

http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/sfm_v2/scholarships/?wscr=1024x768 

Stanley E. Jackson Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

www.yesican.sped.org 

 

State Farm Hispanic Scholarships

www.statefarm.com 

Stop Hunger Scholarship

http://www.sodexofoundation.org/hunger_us/scholarships/scholarships.asp  

Student Video Scholarships

www.christophers.org/vidcon2k 

Target All-Around Scholarships

http://sites.target.com 

Technical Minority Scholarship fund (Xerox Corporation)

Http://www.xeroxstudentcareers.com/why-xerox/scholarship.aspx  

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

http://www.aicpa.org/interestareas/accountingeducation/resources/scholarshipsandawards/pages/dedault.aspx  

 

The Gates Millennium Scholars Program (GMS)

http://www.gmsp.org  

The Lagrant Foundation

http://www.lagrantfoundation.org/site/?page_id=3  

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Club (NANBPWC)

The USA Group Scholarship Program

www.salliemae.com 

Third Wave Foundation

www.thirdwavefoundation.org 

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund

http://www.thurgoodmarshalfund.net/v1/index.php 

Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid

http://www.unionplus.org/college-education-financing/union-plus-scholarship 

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

www.cga.edu 

University of Texas-Pan American Excellence Scholarships

www.panam.edu/scholarhips 

Upakar: Indian American Scholarship Foundation

http://www.upakarfoundation.org/  

Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship (Undergraduate and Graduate)

http://www.aigc.com/ 

World Studio Foundation AIG Scholarships

http://scholarships.worldstudioinc.com/worldstudio-foundation/
 


 

 

Parent in Prison

 

 

 

Children Impacted by Crime Scholarship Fund 

  • One page essay, minimum 2.5 GPA, October 1st deadline

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