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Scholarship Search Results

Scholarship Name: Adelante! US Education Leadership Fund
Organization: US Education Leadership Fund
Description: Multiple scholarships for Hispanic students who have a minimum of 2.5 GPA, who are eligible for financial aid or state-funded programs, and enrolled full-time. See website for additional criteria for the different scholarships.
Deadline: Closed for 2017-2018
Amount: $1,500 - $3,000

Scholarship Name: American Chemical Society Scholars Program
Organization: American Chemical Society
Description: American Chemical Society awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: up to $5,000
Scholarship Name: American Indian College Fund
Organization: American Indian College Fund
Description: The American Indian College Fund's motto is educating the mind and spirit. We achieve this by providing Native students with scholarships and providing financial support for the nation's 34 accredited tribal colleges and universities, which incorporate American Indian culture and language into their curriculum to honor our students' heritage and Native identity.
Deadline: May 31 (annually)
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: APS Minority Scholarship
Organization: American Physical Society
Description: Any African-American, Hispanic American, or Native American U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is majoring or planning to major in physics, and who is a high school senior, college freshman, or sophomore is eligible to apply for the scholarship.  Engineering physics and applied physics majors also welcome to apply.
Deadline: Currently Suspended
Amount: $2,000 for first year student, $3000 per year for renewal students
Scholarship Name: Asian-American, Native Alaskan and Pacific Islander College Resources
Organization: Multiple
Description: Although enrollment of Asian-American, Native Alaskan and Pacific Islander minority students is increasing, many families still find it difficult to continue their children’s education. The businesses and private organizations listed are dedicated to providing more opportunities for these deserving students. Please note that the use of Asian-American also includes students of Indian descent.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: The Asian Women in Business Scholarship
Organization: Asian Women in Business
Description: The Asian Women In Business Scholarship encourages and promotes exceptional Asian female students who have demonstrated scholarship, leadership, community service and/ or entrepreneurship.
Deadline: Due to lack of funding, this program is not available for 2018
Amount: $5,000
Scholarship Name: Aviation Scholars
Organization: Organization of Black Airline Pilot
Description: For minority students, especially Blacks, interested in aviation.
Deadline: May 1, 2018
Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Name: Carver Scholars
Organization: Roy J Carver Charitable Trust
Description: Since the Carver Scholars program’s inception in 1988, the Trust has distributed over $19 million in awards to more than 3,500 individuals for their junior and senior years of study at one of Iowa’s public or private colleges and universities supported by the initiative. The program centers on providing substantial scholarships to students who struggle to overcome significant social and economic obstacles in the pursuit of their education or who may be living in circumstances that may not normally be taken into account by other financial aid programs.
Deadline: April 1 - annually (Applicants are encouraged to apply early)
Amount: $5,200 - $7,600
Scholarship Name: Larry W Carter Scholarship
Organization: Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
Description: The Larry W. Carter Scholarship and Mary E. Wood Scholarship Fund are available to any qualifying African-American Iowa resident enrolled in a full- or part-time college program, at either the undergraduate or graduate level.
Deadline: May 15 annually
Amount: See Website
Scholarship Name: CHCI - Scholar-Intern Programs
Organization: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Description: Supporting education is a crucial part of our mission to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. CHCI offers several Scholar-Intern Programs that provide not only monetary support, but hands-on experience in various fields. From media to health care to business, CHCI's Scholar-Intern programs will help you gain important skills while earning money for your education.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
Scholarship Name: Ellen Masin Persina/National Press Club
Organization: National Press Club
Description: Each year, the Press Club awards the $20,000 Ellen Masin Persina/National Press Club scholarship to a high school senior interested in pursuing a career in journalism. The scholarship provides winners with a $5,000-a-year stipend for four years of undergraduate education.
Deadline: March 1 annually
Amount: $2,000
Scholarship Name: Family Scholarship Program
Organization: Western Union Foundation
Description: The Family Scholarship Program is intended to help two members of the same family move up the economic development ladder through education. Scholarships may be used for tuition for college/university education language acquisition classes, technical/skill training, and/or financial literacy.
Deadline: April 13, 2018
Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Scholarship Name: Generation Google Scholarship
Organization: Google
Description: At Google, we believe information should be universally accessible. Our education and scholarship programs aim to inspire and help students become future leaders in computing and technology by breaking down the barriers that prevent them from entering these fields.
Deadline: March 2, 2018
Amount: $10, 000
Scholarship Name: Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Organization: Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Description: As the nation's largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, HSF has awarded over $400 million in scholarships and provide a range of ancillary programs for candidates, scholars, and their families.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: Houtan Scholarship
Organization: Houtan Scholarship Foundation
Description: Seeks students from all origins, Iranian and non-Iranian, who have academic performance and proven interest in promoting Iran's great culture, heritage, language and civilization. The scholarship will be awarded to an eligible graduate student, regardless of the student's field of study.
Deadline: June 1st for fall semester; October 1st for spring semester
Amount: $2,500 for fall and spring semester
Scholarship Name: Iranian Scholarship Foundation
Organization Name: Iranian Scholarship Foundation
Description: One of the most remunerative scholarships available to Iranian-American students in America.
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Amount: up to $10,000
Scholarship Name: Islamic Scholarship Fund Program
Organization Name: Islamic Scholarship Fund
Description: Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a 501 C (3) non-profit organization that provides academic scholarships to Muslim students in the United States who pursue college and post graduate degrees in humanities, social sciences, liberal arts and law.
Deadline: March 21, 2018
Award: $1,000

Scholarship: Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation Scholarships
Organization: Ke Ali’I Pauahi Foundation
Description: Merit-based and/or need-based scholarships with various eligibility criteria. Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation may administer scholarships for other organizations whose mission or purpose is consistent with those of Ke Ali'i Pauahi Foundation and Kamehameha Schools. Applications are open to the general public. However preference is given to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry.
Deadline: Varies based on scholarship, see Website
Amount: Varies based on scholarship, see Website

Scholarship Name: Laboratory Control Ltd. Health Career Scholarship Program
Organization: Legacy Foundation
Description: The Laboratory Control Ltd Health Care Career Scholarship Fund is an endowed fund administered by the Ottumwa Regional Health Legacy Foundation for the express purpose of scholarship support for individuals interested in pursuing a career in health care. Minorities encouraged to apply.
Deadline: February 1, 2018
Amount: Minimum of $1,000

Scholarship Name: LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship
Organization: LAGRANT
Description: The LAGRANT Foundation (TLF), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization based in Los Angeles, was established in 1998 by Mr. Kim L. Hunter to address the lack of diversity in the advertising, marketing and public relations fields. TLF provides scholarships, career development workshops, professional development, mentors and internships to African American/Black, American Indian/Native American, Asian American/Pacific Islander and Hispanic/Latino undergraduate and graduate students.
Deadline: February 28, 2018; Scholarship applications that are complete & submitted by January 19th, 2018 11:59 pm PST will be eligible for an extra 10 points.
Amount: $2,500

Scholarship Name: Latinos Unidos Scholarships
Organization: Latinos Unidos of Iowa
Description: Scholarships are available for Latino students who attend Iowa four-year or two-year institutions.
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship
Organization: United Methodist Communications
Description: The Leonard M. Perryman Communications Scholarship for Racial Ethnic Minority Students awards a $2,500 scholarship for undergraduate study of religion journalism or mass communications. Student must also demonstrate commitment and involvement in the United Methodist Church
Deadline: March 15, 2018
Amount: $2,500
Scholarship Name: LNES
Organization: LULAC National Educational Service Centers
Description: The General Electric Foundation/League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding minority students in completing their college education. The program is directed specifically to disadvantaged minority students with career interests in business or engineering.
Deadline: February 12, 2018
Amount:  Varies $250-2500 
Scholarship Name: Microsoft Tuition Scholarship
Organization: Microsoft
Description: For student populations currently underrepresented in the field of computer science, computer engineering, or related STEM disciplines.
Deadline: Applications for the tuition scholarship will be accepted October 20, 2017 through February 9, 2018.
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: Migrant Worker Scholarships
Organization: Geneseo Migrant Center
Description: The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: Minorities in Government Finance Scholarships
Organization: Government Finance Officers Association
Description: The scholarship is available for an upper-division undergraduate or graduate student of public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management). The purpose of the Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is to recognize outstanding performance by minority students preparing for careers in state and local government finance.
Deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018
Amount: $5,000- $15,000
Scholarship Name: Minority/Disadvantaged Scholarship
Organization: American Architectural Foundation
Description: This scholarship provides assistance to high school graduates from a minority and/ or financially disadvantaged background who intend to pursue a professional degree in architecture.
Deadline: Varies - See Website
Amount: $3,000 - $4,000
Scholarship Name: Momeni Scholarship
Organization: Momeni Foundation
Description: For students of Iranian descent anywhere in the world.
Deadline: June 30 annually
Amount: $500-$1000

Scholarship Name: MSA National Scholarships
Organization: Muslim Student Association
Description: For student who exhibit outstanding academic strength as well as exceptional service to Muslims and the American and Canadian community at large.
Deadline: Varies - See Website
Amount: $1,000 - $2,000

Scholarship Name: Muslim College Student Scholarships
Organization: Affordable Online Colleges
Description: In addition to traditional forms of federal aid, students should also be open to pursuing scholarships that may align with their academic history, skills set, or personal background. This list provides 20 unique scholarship opportunities specifically designed for Muslim students studying in the United States.
Deadline: Varies - See Website
Amount: Varies - See Website
Scholarship Name: Que Llueva Cafe Scholarship
Organization: Chicano Organizing & Research in Education
Description: CORE proudly sponsors this scholarship to help undocumented students continue on their academic path. This scholarship is a response to the lack of financial assistance provided to students, who do not have the legal documentation, that attend college in the United States. In particular, we seek to support undocumented students that have met the rigorous academic requirements asked of them and hold the academic promise to achieve so much more.
Deadline: February 23, 2018 (Last Saturday in Feb.)
Amount: $500
Scholarship Name: RMHC Scholarships
Organization: Ronald McDonald House
Description: Scholarships offered to students in financial need who have demonstrated academic achievement and community involvement. RMHC has awarded more than $29 million to help U.S. High Schools attend college.
Deadline: January 18, 2018
Amount: Minimum $1,000
Scholarship Name: STEM Scholarships
Organization: National Society of High School Scholars Foundation
Description: The NSHSS Foundation provides STEM scholarships for underrepresented groups in order to help reduce financial barriers for those with academic and leadership potential and the desire to pursue STEM careers. We recognize that in order to increase diversity in the technology workforce, we must increase diversity in undergraduates.
Deadline: April 1, 2018
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: The Dream US Scholarship
Organization: TheDream.US
Description: TheDream.US provides college scholarships to highly motivated DREAMers who want to get a college education but cannot afford it. Our scholarships will help cover your tuition, fees, and books for an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at our partner colleges.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: See Website
Scholarship: The Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program
Organization: Papa Ola Lokahi
Description: Must be full-time studying one of the eligible health professions and must be willing to relocate anywhere within the state of Hawaii to fulfill your service obligation. For every year of funding you receive, you must perform a year’s (paid) service/employment in a medically underserved area within the State of Hawaii immediately after graduation/licensure.
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Amount: Full tuition, a monthly stipend, and other school related costs
Scholarship Name: The Institute for Responsible Citizenship
Organization: The Institute for Responsible Citizenship
Description: The Institute for Responsible Citizenship is currently accepting applications for its summer programs in Washington DC.
Deadline: February 15, 2018
Amount: See Web site
Scholarship Name: The Ron Brown Scholarship
Organization: The Ron Brown Scholars Program
Description: Scholarship organization seeks African-American High School seniors to receive $10,000 annually for four (4) years to attend an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
Deadline: November 1st and January 9th (see website)
Amount: $10,000 - renewable 
Scholarship Name: Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
Organization: Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
Description: Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships allow young people from minority and economically disadvantaged backgrounds not only to realize their artistic dreams, but also to give back to their communities.
Deadline: April 16, 2018
Amount: $2,000 - $5,000

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