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Disabilities | Females | Foster Care | Homelessness | LGBT | Minority | Low-Income | Parent in Prison 

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 Cente 

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 

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  

Homelessness

LeTendre Education Fund Scholarship 

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 

Ed Bradley Scholarship 

Education and Leadership Development Program  

Education is Freedom National Scholarship 

The Emma L. Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests 

Endowed Scholarships 

FAFSA on the Web 

Federally Funded Scholarships 

The Ferdinand Torres Scholarship  

First in My Family Scholarship program 

Ford Blue Oval Scholars Program  

Fredrikson & Byron Foundation: Minority Scholarship Program  

George A. Strait Minority Scholarship 

Google Scholarship 

Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program 

Greater Manchester Black Scholarship Foundation  

Herbert Lehman Educational Fund  

HISPA Scholarship 

Hispanic College Fund 

Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards Conference 

Hispanic Engineers National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC) Scholars Program  

Hispanic Heritage Foundation  

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

Hispanic Scholarship Fund 

Hispanic College Fund and Sallie Mae First in My Family Scholarships 

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships

Hope Scholarship & Lifetime Credits 

Hopi Tribe Grants and Scholarship Program  

HSF/Procter & Gamble Company Scholarship 

HSF/ATRISCO Heritage Foundation Scholarship 

HSF/AT&T Foundation Scholarship 

HSF/General College Scholarships 

HSF/General Motors Scholarship Program 

HSF/GMAC SmartEdge Book Scholarship Program 

HSF/Hormel Scholarship Program 

HSF/HSBC-North America Scholarship Program 

HSF/Procter & Gamble Company Scholarship 

Hubertus W.V. Wellems Scholarship for Male Students  

Irish Arts Council 

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship 

Justicia En Diveridad Scholarship Fund 

Karman Fellowship Trust 

Lambda Theta Nu Sorority Inc. Latina Scholarship Award 

Latin American Professional Women’s Foundation 

Latinos Unidos of New Hampshire 

La Unidad Latina Foundation, Inc.  

Law School Scholarship  

Lucent Technologies Foundation Cooperative Research Fellowship Program for Minorities 

LULAC-General Electric Scholarship Program 

LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF)  

Maldef Law School Scholarship Program 

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund 

Marriott Scholarship Program  

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

The Mas Family Scholarship 

MassMutual Scholars Program 

McDonald’s Scholarships 

Merck Scholarship 

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund 

Microsoft National Technical Scholarships 

Migrant Farmworker Scholarships 

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship 

Minority Dental Student Scholarship  

Minority Doctoral Fellowships Program  

Minority Fellows Program  

Minority Nurse Magazine Scholarship Program 

Minority Scholarship Awards  

Minority Scholarships 

Minority Scholarships and Financial Aid 

Minority Undergraduate Research Fellowship 

Monsignor Philip Kenney Scholarship 

Morris K. Udall Foundation 

Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology (MUST) Scholarship Program  

Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program  

Nancy Ann & Ray L. Hunt Leadership Scholars 

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

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships 

National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)  

National Association of Hispanic Scholarships (Cristina Saralegui Scholarship Program) 

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

National Black MBA Association 

National & Community Service Internships 

The National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program  

The National Italian American Foundation Scholarship 

National Newspaper Publishers Association Grants 

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

National Society of Black Engineers  

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution 

Native American Education Grant 

Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA) Scholarships  

NBNA (National Black Nurses Association) Scholarship Program  

NCR Foundation Minority Scholarship:  Contact: 513-445-1777

New Horizon Scholars Program 

NH Black Scholarships Foundation 

Pacificare Latino Health Scholars Program 

Pflag-Hatch Youth Scholarship Program 

Pharmacy Scholars Program  

Phi Delta Kappa International Scholarship 

Planet Youth Scholarships 

Presidential Freedom Scholarships 

Private Colleges and Universities Scholarships 

Project Cambio Scholarship
Contact: Project Cambio Foundation
PO Box 3004-227
Corvallis, OR 97399
503-929-6108

Project Excellence Scholarships 

PRSSA-Multicultural Affairs Scholarship Program 

Prudential Spirit of Community Award 

Radio TV News Director Association Foundation 

RDW Group, Inc. Minority Scholarship for Communications 

Re-Entry Student Scholarships 

Religion Based Scholarships 

Rene Matos Scholarship  

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)/Asia  

Ronald McDonald House Charities HACER Scholarship  

Ron Brown Scholarships 

Ruben Salazar Scholarship Fund  

Ruth Muskrat Bronson Scholarship Fund  

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

Scholarships Available to Avoid Student Loans 

Scholarships Based on Ethnicity 

Scholarship & Financial Aid Help 

Scholarships for Hispanics 

Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students  

Low Income Students:

College Board’s Scholarship Search  

The Federal Pell Grant Program 

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

World Studio Foundation AIG Scholarships  

Keene State Scholarships:

Antioch University New England  

Scholarships for Health Professions Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds  

Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies 

Scholarship Programs for Non-Traditional Students-Native American Students 

Sciencenet Scholarships 

Sears Craftsman Scholarship 

Shell Oil Companies Foundation/Shell Incentive Funds 

Siemens Westinghouse Competition 

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Educational Grants Program 

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships 

Sodexo Scholarship Program  

Soros Fellowships for New Americans 

Sports Scholarships and Internships 

Straightforward Media 

Stanley E. Jackson Scholarship for Students with Disabilities 

State Farm Hispanic Scholarships 

Stop Hunger Scholarship 

Student Video Scholarships 

Target All-Around Scholarships 

Technical Minority Scholarship fund (Xerox Corporation) 

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)  

The Gates Millennium Scholars Program (GMS) 

The Lagrant Foundation 

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

The USA Group Scholarship Program 

Third Wave Foundation 

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund 

Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid 

United Negro College Fund (UNCF) 

University of Texas-Pan American Excellence Scholarships 

Upakar: Indian American Scholarship Foundation  

Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship (Undergraduate and Graduate) 

World Studio Foundation AIG Scholarships 

Parent in Prison

Children Impacted by Crime Scholarship Fund 

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

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