Scholarship Search Results - Gender
Scholarship Name: Impact Scholarship
Organization: ABWA Greater Des Moines Noon Chapter of American Business Women's Association
Description: Each year local chapters of ABWA award scholarships to help with college costs. Must be incoming college junior, senior or working on a masters degree. For website login to complete the application please contact Cathy Neumann at ABWAgreaterdesmoines@gmail.com
Scholarship Name: Des Moines Women's Club Scholarship
Organization: Des Moines Women's Club
Description: The Des Moines Women's Club offers a variety of scholarships for Iowa students who can demonstrate talent and/or are pursuing degrees in the arts. Scholarships are available in the areas of visual art, literature, instrumental music, drama, etc.
Deadline: January 18, 2019
Scholarship Name: E. Wayne Cooley Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union
Description: The recipient of this award is recognized as being representative of the most elite of the superlative Iowa Girl, not only on the playing field, but also in the classroom, in her school and in her community. Her profile will reflect discipline, perseverance, character, citizenship and leadership, which personified the life and expectations of E. Wayne Cooley.
Deadline: December 31, 2018
Scholarship Name: Generation Google Scholarship
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.
Scholarship Name: Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship
Description: Google hopes to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders in the field. A group of female undergraduate and graduate students will be chosen from the applicant pool, and scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's academic background and demonstrated leadership. All scholarship recipients and finalists will be invited to attend the Annual Google Scholars' Retreat in Mountain View, California in 2012.
Deadline: December 6, 2018
Scholarship Name: HORIZONS Scholarship
Organization: Women in Defense
Description: Women In Defense, A National Security Organization, established the HORIZONS Scholarship in 1988 to encourage women to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and to provide development opportunities to women already working in national security and defense fields with a GPA of 3.25+.
Deadline: Application will become available mid-February
Amount: See Web site
Scholarship Name: Margaret McNamara Memorial Scholarship
Organization: The Margaret McNamara Memorial Scholarship Fund
Description: The MMMF provides grants to women from developing countries to help further their education and strengthen their leadership skills to improve the lives of women and children in developing countries.
Deadline: January 15, 2019
Amount: Approx $12,000
Scholarship Name: Miss Iowa Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Junior Miss
Description: Iowa's Junior Miss is an official state preliminary of the America's Junior Miss scholarship program. The program awards college scholarships to young women who have distinguished themselves at school and in their communities.
Deadline: See Website
Amount: See Website
Scholarship Name: NAWIC Founder's Scholarship Foundation
Organization: National Association of Women in Construction
Description: Applicant must be currently enrolled in a construction-related degree program at a school in the United States or Canada, and must have at least one term remaining in a course of study leading to a degree or an associate degree in a construction-related field. High school seniors are not eligible. Applicant must desire a career in a construction-related field. Applicant must be enrolled full-time; part-time students are not eligible for awards. Applicant must have a current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to be considered for awards.
Deadline: February 28, 2019
Amount: $500 - $2,500
Scholarship Name: P.E.O. STAR Scholarships
Organization: Philanthropic Educational Organization
Description: P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women. Several scholarships/grants are available.
Scholarship Name: Robert Smiley Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union
Description: The scholarship is for senior girls enrolled full-time in a public or private Iowa high school. The recipient must have a minimum 2.5 GPA (4.0 scale). She must also have lettered in one varsity sport sponsored by the IGHSAU each year of high school.
Deadline: April 12, 2019
Scholarship Name: Society of Women Engineers Scholarships
Organization: Society of Women Engineers
Description: SWE Scholarships support women pursuing ABET-accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science in the United States and Mexico.
Deadline: February 15, 2019 for Undergrads; May 1, 2019 for High School Seniors
Amount: $1,000 - $10,000
Scholarship Name: Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund
Organization: American Business Women's Association
Description: The Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund exists to provide educational grants and scholarships to women pursuing post-secondary educational goals as well as ongoing professional development in order to support their career advancement and to help them become the role models, mentors and leaders of the future.