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College scholarships and grants, graduate fellowships, summer research internships and postdoctoral awards
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Receive up to $100,000 for college over four years; up to $30,000 toward a public service-related graduate degree; awards and education programs; interdisciplinary graduate education programs in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the social sciences; junior and senior graduate fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers; undergraduate transfer scholarships for students; get money for college; financial resources; Federal Pell grants for college.





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Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
 

College Scholarships for First-Time Freshman or Existing College Students — Up to $100,000

Feb 29 College scholarships for high school seniors or graduates or be current undergraduate students in engineering/technology or select design and business-related programs of study. A dedicated student. A leader in school. A volunteer worker. A college-bound and community-minded individual. The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program wants to reward students who have succeeded both inside and outside of the classroom-and who may not be able to attend college without financial assistance. It's a reward for what you've made of yourself and the difference you are making for others.

Morris K. Udall Foundation — Awards and Education Programs
 

College Scholarships for Rising College Juniors and Seniors in Fields Related to the Environment — Up to $5,000

Mar 15 Scholarships are offered in any of three categories: to students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment including policy, engineering, science, education, urban planning and renewal, business, health, justice, economics, and other related fields; or to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to tribal public policy; or to Native American and Alaska Native students who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to Native health care.

James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation — Graduate Fellowships
 

Junior and Senior Graduate Fellowships in the Study of the U.S. Constitution for Students and Teachers — Up to $24,000

Mar 1 The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers Junior and Senior Graduate Fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. Generally, one Fellowship per state is awarded each year.





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Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
 

College Scholarships for Deserving Sons and Daughters of Marines and Children of Former Marines — Up to $30,000

Mar 1 The son or daughter of one of active duty, reserve or veteran U.S. Marine, or U.S. Marine who has served at least 90 days and has received an Honorable Discharge, Medical Discharge or was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, or active duty or reserve, or U.S. Navy Corpsman who is currently attached to a Marine unit, or was attached to a Marine unit, or U.S. Navy Corpsman who was attached to a Marine unit and has received an Honorable Discharge, Medical Discharge, or was killed while serving in the U.S. Navy.

Watson-Brown Foundation — Get Money for College
 

College Scholarships for Georgia and South Carolina High School Seniors and Current Undergraduate Students — $3,000 to $5,000

Feb 15 The primary mission of the Watson-Brown Foundation is to provide college scholarships to area students based on merit and need.

California Student Aid Commission (CSAC)
 

Cal Grants and Other Financial Aid Resources for California Students Up to $12,000+

Mar 2
Sep 2

Whether you're planning to go to college or get career training, there's money available to help you pay for it. Here you will learn about Cal Grants and other student aid programs, their requirements and how to apply for them.

Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA)
 

College Scholarships — $500 to $5,500

Mar 28 For current civilian federal and postal employees with at least three years of federal service, their children and spouses.

Orphan Foundation of America
 

College Scholarships and Grants for Orphans and Youth in Foster Care — $1,500 to $6,000; up to $10,000

Mar 31 OFA provides scholarship and grant money to former foster students in colleges and specialized training programs across the country.

National Federation of the Blind (NFB)
 

College Scholarships for Legally Blind Students — $3,000 to $12,000

Mar 31 Scholarships to recognize achievement by blind scholars.

Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust
 

Carver Scholarships for State of Iowa College Juniors

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.

Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education

Interest-Free Loans — $5,000 to $15,000

Apr 9 Interest-free loans to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need. High school seniors may also apply.

American Legion — Scholarships
 

American Legion Legacy Scholarships for Children of U.S. Servicemembers Who Died on or after Sept. 11, 2001 — $2,275

Apr 15 Through The American Legion Legacy Scholarship, the Legion works to ensure children of U.S. servicemembers who died on or after Sept. 11, 2001, receive equal opportunities in their pursuit of higher learning.

 

The American Legion Baseball Scholarship

The American Legion will award several scholarships this year depending on the number of applicants and interest earned from the trust fund.

 

Samsung American Legion Scholarship

Samsung scholarships are for undergraduate study only and may be used for tuition, books, fees, and room and board. Winners are selected according to academic record, involvement in school and community activities, community service and financial need. Applicants who are direct descendants of Korean War veterans will receive special consideration.

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation — Scholarship Program
 

College Scholarships for Students in Restaurant/Foodservice-Related Programs — $2,500 to $3,500

Apr 23 A variety of merit-based scholarships to students who want an education and a career in the foodservice industry as well as professional development scholarships for restaurant and foodservice educators.

ThanksUSA
 

College Scholarships for Dependent Children, Age 24 and Under and All Spouses of Active-Duty U.S. Military Service Personnel — $3,000 to $4,000

May 15 College, technical and vocational school need-based scholarships for the children and spouses of active-duty US military personnel.

American Foundation for the Blind

AFB Scholarship Application — $500 to $2,500

Jul 31 Most of AFB's scholarships are designated for specific fields of study. You will only be considered for the scholarships that you select on the application.

Other Scholarships and Grants for Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Organizations offering scholarships.

U.S. Department of Education — Student Aid on the Web
 

Pell Grants — Up to $5,730

Jun 30 A Federal Pell Grant, unlike a loan, does not have to be repaid. Undergraduate and vocational students enrolled or accepted for enrollment in participating schools may apply. Pell Grants are awarded usually only to students who have not earned a bachelor's or a professional degree. To be eligible for a Pell grant, you must also meet the general federal student aid eligibility requirements. To apply for a Pell grant, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

 

FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Submit electronically the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). All students interested in financial aid for college will need to complete this form.

 

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG) for Undergraduates with Exceptional Financial Need — Up to $4,000

Pell Grant recipients with the lowest expected family contributions (EFCs) will be considered first for a FSEOG. Just like Pell Grants, the FSEOG does not have to be repaid.

Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grants

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families.

Direct Student Loans

Students and parents can explore the site for information about the Direct Loan Program, including helpful publications and tools to help manage their Direct Loans.

 

Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need: IEGPS

This program provides fellowships, through academic departments and programs of IHEs, to assist graduate students with excellent records who demonstrate financial need and plan to pursue the highest degree available in their course study at the institution in a field designated as an area of national need.

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation — Entrepreneurship
 

Kauffman Dissertation Fellowships — $15,000

Aug 17 The Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship (KDF) is an annual competitive program that awards up to 20 Dissertation Fellowship grants of $20,000 each to Ph.D., D.B.A., or other doctoral students at accredited U.S. universities to support dissertations in the area of entrepreneurship.

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
 

Graduate Fellowships for New Americans — Up to $90,000 over two years

Nov 1 Each fellowship supports up to two years of graduate study — in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program — in the United States. A New American is defined as a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; children of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.

U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), National Defense Education Program — Programs

Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation (SMART) Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships — $25,000 - $38,000 per year

Dec 1 An opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion. Students pursuing degrees related to the following are encouraged to apply: Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Biosciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Cognitive, Neural, and Behavioral Sciences, Computer and Computational Sciences, Electrical Engineering , Geosciences , Industrial and Systems Engineering (technical tracks only), Information Sciences , Materials Science and Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering , Nuclear Engineering , Oceanography , Operations Research (technical tracks only), Physics.

 

National Defense Science and Engineering (NDSEG) Graduate Fellowships — $30,000+

Dec 9 The NDSEG Fellowship is a highly competitive, portable award for U.S. citizens and nationals in the beginning stages of their overall graduate study who intend to pursue a doctoral degree a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines. NDSEG confers high honors upon its recipients and allows them to attend any accredited U.S. institution. NDSEG Fellowships last for up to three years (36 consecutive months) and provides full tuition and mandatory fee coverage, a monthly stipend, and a $1,000 per year medical health insurance allowance.

U.S. Department of Energy — Internships, Fellowships and Scholarships
 

DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program

Nov 21 The goal of the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is to prepare graduate students for science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) careers critically important to the DOE Office of Science mission, by providing graduate thesis research opportunities at DOE laboratories. The SCGSR program provides supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to pursue part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE laboratory in areas that address scientific challenges central to the Office of Science mission. The research opportunity is expected to advance the graduate students' overall doctoral thesis while providing access to the expertise, resources, and capabilities available at the DOE laboratories.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation — Scholarships
 

Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships for Students and Recent Alumni from Two-Year Institutions — Up to $30,000

Dec 15 The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship honors excellence by supporting outstanding community college students with financial need to transfer to and complete their bachelor's degrees at the nation's top four-year colleges and universities.

Mensa Education & Research Foundation — College Scholarship Program

U.S. Scholarships — $600 to $1,000

Jan 15 The applicant must currently be a resident of a participating American Mensa Local Group's area; be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date; submit an application and essay explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals.

International Scholarships — $1,000

Jan 15 The Mensa Foundation's international scholarship program is intended to provide scholarships for foreign students enrolled at colleges or universities in the United States. The program follows, in broad terms, the outline of the scholarship program already in place in the United States.

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation — Bulletin of Information for the Competition.
 

College Scholarships in Math, Science and Engineering for Rising College Juniors and Seniors — Up to $7,500 annually

Jan 27 The Foundation will award undergraduate scholarships to outstanding students. The awards will be made on the basis of merit to two groups of students—those who will be college juniors and those who will be college seniors the following academic year—who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. Four-year institutions are eligible to nominate up to four students who are in the sophomore or junior class during the present academic year. Two-year institutions may nominate up to two students who are sophomores during the present academic year. To be considered, a student must be nominated by his or her college or university using the official online nomination process on the Foundation's website.

Microsoft — Scholarships
 

Minority Scholarships — Full Tuition

Jan 26
Microsoft awards college tuition scholarships each year to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. Recipients will be awarded in recognition of their demonstrated passion for technology, academic excellence and leadership while working to push the software industry forward. A large majority of the scholarships will be awarded to female students, underrepresented minority students (African-American, Hispanic or Native American etc.) or students with disabilities.

Center for Reintegration — People with Schizophrenia and Related Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders

Baer Reintegration Scholarships — Tuition, books, laboratory supplies and mandatory fees

Jan 31 To be eligible for consideration for the scholarship, applicants must be with diagnosed with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder, be currently receiving medical treatment for the disease, including medications and psychiatric follow-up, and be actively involved in rehabilitative or reintegrative efforts, such as clubhouse membership, part-time work, volunteer efforts or school enrollment. Eligible programs include: high school equivalency programs, trade or vocational school, or certificate programs, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or graduate degree.

Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation — Scholarships and Awards
 

College Scholarships for Undergraduate Students Attending Nebraska Public Universities, Colleges, or Community Colleges — Up to $4,000+

Feb 1 The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation provides scholarships for tuition and fees and a textbook allowance for undergraduate students attending Nebraska public universities, colleges, or community colleges.

Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation — Are You a Potential Truman Scholar?
 

College Scholarships in Government Careers for College Juniors — $30,000

Feb 7 The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation awards merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in government or elsewhere in public service. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government. Each nominee for the Truman Scholarship must be a full-time junior-level student at a four-year institution pursuing a bachelor's degree. 'Junior' here means a student who plans to continue full-time undergraduate study and who expects to receive a baccalaureate degree between or a student in his or her third year of collegiate study who expects to graduate during the academic year, or a senior-level student who is a resident of Puerto Rico or the Islands.

University of New Orleans — Financing Your Education
 

Graduate School Assistantships

Students enrolled in a graduate degree program may be hired on a competitive basis to work either in academic departments or administrative units as Teaching, Research or Service assistants. Graduate assistants in good academic standing and meeting full-time enrollment requirements receive a stipend and a waiver of the non-resident fee.

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Federal Student Loan Repayment Program for Prospective or Current Federal Employees

The Federal student loan repayment program permits agencies to repay Federally insured student loans as a recruitment or retention incentive for candidates or current employees of the agency.

Ventures Scholars Program
 

Undergraduate Students Interested in Pursuing Math- and Science-Based Careers

The Ventures Scholars Program is a national membership program designed to help underrepresented and first-generation college-bound students interested in pursuing math- and science-based careers link to information, resources, and opportunities that will help them successfully pursue their career goals.

New Mexico Higher Education Department — Students and Parents Overview
 

Legislative Lottery Scholarships — 100% tuition

The Legislative Lottery Scholarship helps pay tuition expenses for New Mexico high school graduates (or GED recipients) who plan to attend an eligible New Mexico public college or university.

 

New Mexico Scholarships, Grants and Workstudy

The State of New Mexico offers a variety of scholarship programs to targeted groups who do not typically qualify for the Lottery Success Scholarship.

University of New Mexico
 

Graduate Financial Aid Info

Graduate student support funds at UNM are provided in a variety of forms, including fellowships, grants, and assistantships.

IGERT — National Recruitment Program
 

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeships (IGERT)

This site features over 215 interdisciplinary graduate education programs in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the social sciences funded by the National Science Foundation to proposing universities.

Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation — The ABCs of Scholarships
 

Charley Wootan Grants for Graduating High School Seniors and Undergraduate Students

Program established to provide assistance to students who have difficulties pursuing their higher education dreams because of financial need.


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