Women: HS Seniors, College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Student Aid

College Scholarships for Women
Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships and Grants

Financial aid for women in college, high school seniors, graduate school and postdoctoral study

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Google — The Generation Google Scholarship for High School Seniors, Undergraduate or Graduate student studying computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field

Apr 23
The Generation Google Scholarship will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, demonstrated leadership, and academic performance. we strongly encourage students from historically underrepresented groups, including Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian, or Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, to apply.

Google — The Women Techmakers Scholars Program — $10,000

Dec 5
A group of female undergraduate and graduate students all over the world 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. Applicants must be a female student entering her senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program and enrolled in Computer Science or Computer Engineering program, or a closely related technical field.
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Women's History Institute of Historic Hudson Valley Summer Research Fellowships

Dec 17
The Women's History Institute of Historic Hudson Valley is pleased to offer Summer Research Fellowships to support college and graduate students to engage in scholarly research connected to the women who shaped the culture and chronicle of the Hudson River Valley. It is an opportunity to gain a privileged and sustained engagement with the Library and Archives of Historic Hudson Valley, as well as a stipend to offset expenses incurred during the research period.

UNESCO-L'Oréal UNESCO-L'Oréal International Awards in Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Computer science

May 31
The UNESCO-L'Oréal International Fellowships are designed to identify and reward fifteen deserving, committed and talented young women scientists, from all over the world, active in the field of life sciences. With a view to ensuring that a balanced geographical representation is made, a maximum of three young women, from each of the five geo-cultural regions of the world, will be awarded fellowships.

L'Oréal Women in Science Program - USA Postdoctoral Fellowships for Women in Science — $60,000

Jan 31
The L'Oréal USA Fellowships for Women in Science program is a national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers. Recipients each receive up to $60,000 that must be put towards their postdoctoral research.

American Nuclear Society (ANS) — Delayed Education Scholarships for Women in Nuclear Science, Nuclear Engineering, or a Nuclear-Related Field — $1,000 to $2,500

Feb 1
One scholarship is awarded to a mature woman whose undergraduate studies in nuclear science, nuclear engineering, or a nuclear-related field have been delayed.

Association for Women in Mathematics - Travel Grants for Women Researchers

Feb 1
The Mathematics Travel Grants provide full or partial support for travel and subsistence for a meeting or conference in the applicant's field of specialization.

Women at Microsoft Scholarship

Mar 13
This scholarship will be awarded to promising high school senior women and non-binary people* who plan to attend a vocational or academic college and target a career in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math). .

Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) - Fellowships in Women's Public Policy Issues — $27,000

Feb 15
IWPR offers a fellowship in public policy to a promising scholar each year. The Mariam K. Chamberlain Fellow contributes to a variety of research projects to inform policies affecting women. Research activities may include reviewing literature; collecting, checking and analyzing data; gathering information; and preparing reports and report graphics. Attending relevant Congressional briefings, policy seminars and meetings is also a component of the fellowship program. Applicants should have at least a bachelor's degree in a social science discipline (such as sociology, psychology, education, or public policy), statistics, economics, mathematics or women's studies. Graduate work is not required.

Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) - Summer Internships

Mar 1
IWPR's internship program is designed to provide participants with challenging work experiences under the guidance and supervision of researchers with extensive knowledge of women's policy issues and social science research.

Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR) - Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Graduate Scholarship

Feb 15
The goal of the enhancement programs is to increase the pool of and opportunities for qualified minority and female candidates in intercollegiate athletics through graduate scholarships. The NCAA awards $7,500 to 13 ethnic minorities and 13 female college graduates who will be entering their initial year of graduate studies. The applicant must be seeking admission or have been accepted into a sports administration or program that will help the applicant obtain a career in intercollegiate athletics, such as athletics administrator, coach, athletic trainer or a career that provides a direct service to intercollegiate athletics.

Society of Women Engineers — Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Reentry, and Graduate Scholarships for Women in Engineering and Computer Sciences — $1,000 to $20,000

Feb 17
Mar 1
The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science.

Society of Women Engineers — Local Scholarships

A number of SWE Sections offer scholarship assistance to female students on a local level. If you reside or attend school within the geographical areas covered by these Sections, you may be eligible for additional scholarship assistance. Contact these Sections directly for detailed information and application forms. Scholarships are listed by state.

Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund - Scholarships for Low-Income Women, Ages 35 and Older — $2,000

Mar 1
Scholarships for women pursuing undergraduate degrees at accredited colleges and universities: a technical or vocational education, an associate's degree, or a first bachelor's degree.

Association for Women in Computing (AWC) - Ann Arbor AWC Scholarship for Women in Computing — $1,000

Mar 17
The scholarship recognizes outstanding women participating in an institution accredited for higher education in the state of Michigan pursuing a career in a computer or technology-related field. .

Association for Women Geoscientists Foundation — Chrysalis Scholarships for Women Geoscience Graduate Students — Up to $2,000

Mar 31
The Chrysalis Scholarship provides degree-completion funding for women geoscience graduate students whose education has been significantly interrupted by life circumstances. The awards are intended to cover costs associated with completion of her thesis/dissertation, beyond what is traditionally covered by primary research funding.

Delta Gamma Foundation - Graduate Fellowships for Women

Apr 1
Delta Gamma Foundation fellowships are grants awarded on a competitive basis to qualified initiated members pursuing graduate/professional degrees.

Delta Gamma Foundation - Undergraduate Merit-Based Scholarships for Women

Feb 15
Delta Gamma Foundation scholarships are grants awarded on a competitive basis to qualified initiated members pursuing undergraduate degrees.

Delta Gamma Foundation - Student Loans for Women — Up to $2,000

The Delta Gamma Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate loans.

Brown and Caldwell — Women in Leadership Scholarship

A $5,000 Women in Leadership Scholarship to support female students that are interested in pursuing a career in the environmental profession. Declared major in civil, chemical, mechanical, electrical or environmental engineering or one of the environmental sciences (e.g. geology, hydrogeology, ecology).

Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting - College and Graduate Scholarships for Women in Accounting — $1,000 to $16,000

Apr 30
May 15
The Educational Foundation awards scholarships to women who are pursuing accounting degrees at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. One scholarship is designated for a woman who is the primary source of support for her family and is enrolling as an incoming freshman to earn a Bachelors degree in Accounting.

American Planning Association — College Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships for Minorities and Women — $2,000 to $4,000

Apr 30
The American Planning Association awards are made to students currently enrolled in degree programs in Planning or a closely related field.

Omega Phi Beta Sorority - Reach for the Gold Book College Scholarship — $1,000

May 26
The Reach for the Gold Book Scholarship recognizes academic and benevolent achievement among young women of color, and supports continued success through the first year of college.

American Physical Society (APS) — M. Hildred Blewett Scholarships — Up to $45,000

Jun 1
Enables early-career women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers for family reasons. The applicant must currently be a U.S. citizen, legal resident, or resident alien of the United States or Canada. She must be currently in Canada or the United States and must have an affiliation with a research-active educational institution or national lab. She must have completed work toward a PhD.

American Physical Society (APS) — APS/IBM Research Internships for Undergraduate Women

Feb 15
Must be female with sophomore or junior standing at a U.S. college or university at the time of application. Must be majoring in chemistry, physics, materials science or engineering, computer science or engineering, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, or biology, if it has an emphasis on one of the other areas listed.

Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World — PhD Training Fellowships for Women Scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries

Apr 15
The Fellowship is offered to women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs) to undertake PhD research in the Natural, Engineering and Information Technology science.

International Federation of University Women — International Fellowships and Grants — 8,000 to 10,000 Swiss francs

Jun 30
International fellowships and grants to women graduates for postgraduate research, study and training. Fellowships are offered for the second and subsequent years of a doctoral programme and for post-doctoral studies. First year doctoral students do not qualify.

International Federation of University Women — National Awards

Many of IFUW's national affiliates offer fellowships, grants, scholarships and stipends to women and girls for primary and secondary education, undergraduate studies and postgraduate research, study and training.

HORIZONS Foundation Scholarships — $4,000 to $20,000

Jun 12
The HORIZONS Scholarship encourages 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.

Microsoft Academic Programs - Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship — Up to $25,000

Sep 21
A research grant for PhD students at U.S. and Canadian universities who are members of groups underrepresented in computing. The Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship aims to increase the pipeline of diverse talent receiving advanced degrees in computing-related fields by providing a research funding opportunity for doctoral students from groups underrepresented in computing (women, African-Americans/Blacks, Latinos, American Indians/Alaskan Natives, Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders, and/or people with disabilities).

Margaret Mcnamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) — United States and Canada Grants — $12,000

Jan 15
For students from developing countries who are currently studying in the United States or Canada. The MMMF also typically invites the recipients to Washington DC to participate in a three day Awards Program organized in their honor.

Margaret Mcnamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) — South Africa Grants — $4,000

Sep 15
For students from developing countries who are currently studying in South Africa. (The University of Witwatersrand, University Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria and University of Capetown ONLY) .

Margaret Mcnamara Memorial Fund (MMMF) — Latin America — $3,000

Sep 30
El Fondo Margaret McNamara otorgará subsidios educativos no renovables, a estudiantes universitarias que realizan sus estudios en universidades de Argentina, Chile, Colombia, México o Perú (Universidad Austral en Argentina; Universidad Católica en Chile; Universidad de los Andes, Universidad Javeriana y Universidad Nacional en Colombia, Iberoamericana en México y Pontificia Universidad Católica en Perú).

University at Albany - Graduate Fellowships on Women and Public Policy — $10,000

Aug 31
The Fellowship is an intensive leadership development program designed to promote equity and excellence in public service, and encourage government to be more responsive to the needs of women, children, families, and communities in New York State.

American Medical Women's Association — Medical Education Scholarships for Women — $500

Sep 30
Dec 31
Scholarships for women currently enrolled in medical school. Awardees will be chosen based on need as well as embodiment of the goals of AMWA.

U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) — Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)

Oct 1
The goals of the ADVANCE program are (1) to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers; (2) to develop innovative and sustainable ways to promote gender equity in the STEM academic workforce; and (3) to contribute to the development of a more diverse science and engineering workforc.

African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) - Fellowships for African Women in Agricultural Research

Oct 8
African women working in agricultural research and development from Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia who have completed a bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree in selected disciplines are invited to apply. Applicants must be nationals of the above listed countries and be available in Africa throughout the fellowship period. .

Georgetown University Law Center — Women's Law and Public Policy Fellowships — $41,000

Oct 12
The Women's Law and Public Policy Fellowship Program (WLPPFP) offers Fellowships for public interest lawyers from the United States who are committed to advancing women's rights throughout their careers. Throughout the Fellowship year, participants gain invaluable experience by working on women's issues in Washington, D.C. with a public interest organization or governmental agency and by participating in educational and professional development opportunities organized by WLPPFP.

The Institute for Citizens & Scholars — WW Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships in Women's Studies — $5,000

Oct 16
The WW Dissertation Fellowship in Women's Studies encourages original and significant research about women that crosses disciplinary, regional, or cultural boundaries.

Schlumberger Foundation — Faculty for the Future Fellowships for Women from Developing and Emerging Economies — $40,000 to $50,000

Nov 5
Faculty for the Future fellowships are awarded to women from developing and emerging economies who are preparing for PhD or post-doctoral study in the physical sciences, engineering, or related disciplines to pursue advanced graduate study at top universities in their disciplines abroad. Related disciplines may also be awarded. For example, awards in biological sciences are limited to interdisciplinary research between physical and biological sciences.

Zonta International — Amelia Earhart Graduate Fellowships for Women — $10,000

Nov 15
The Amelia Earhart Fellowship is awarded annually to women pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering.

Zonta International — Young Women in Public Affairs Awards — $1,000 to $4,000

The Young Women in Public Affairs Award honors young women in secondary level or pre-university schools, ages 16 to 20, who demonstrate a commitment to leadership in public policy, government and volunteer organizations.

Zonta International — Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships — $1,000 to $7,000

The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is awarded annually to women pursuing undergraduate or Master's degrees in business management.

P.E.O. Sisterhood — Scholar Awards for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Students

Nov 20
P.E.O. Scholar Awards are one-time competitive, merit-based awards for women of the United States and Canada who are either pursuing a doctoral level degree or are engaged in postdoctoral research at an accredited college, university or institution. In addition to recognizing and encouraging excellence in higher education, these awards provide partial support for study and research for women who will make significant contributions in their varied fields of endeavor. Priority is given to women who are well established in their programs, study or research.

P.E.O. Sisterhood — International Peace Graduate Scholarships for International Women Students - Up to $10,000

Dec 15
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS) Fund was established in 1949 to provide scholarships for international women students to pursue graduate study in the United States and Canada.

P.E.O. Sisterhood — STAR Scholarships for Women High School Seniors — $2,500

Nov 1
Scholarships for exceptional high school senior women to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the United States or Canada in the next academic year.

Women in Aviation, International — Aviation Scholarships for Women

Oct 12
Scholarships to help women get ahead and advance into the aviation and aerospace careers.

Soroptimist International of The Americas — Live Your Dream Awards — Up to $10,000

Nov 15
The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards (formerly the Women's Opportunity Awards) assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Recipients may use the cash award to offset any costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education, such as books, childcare, tuition and transportation.

Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce — Paradigm Scholarship for Working Women — Up to $5,000

Nov 16
This merit scholarship is awarded annually to women who wish to complete their undergraduate degrees while working full-time for Chamber member companies.

Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity - Graduate Fellowships in the Physical Sciences — $20,000

Dec 15
Graduate Fellowships for STEM Diversity is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education, based at the University of Southern California. GFSD is open for application by all U.S. citizens regardless of race or gender. The GFSD fellowship supports full-time graduate study only. GFSD's goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in STEM fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool.

Brookhaven National Laboratory — Renate W. Chasman Science Scholarships — $2,000

Nov 30
Applicants must be women returning to school after a break in their education, and pursuing formal education in the natural sciences, engineering or mathematics, at the junior or senior undergraduate level or first-year graduate level at any accredited institution.

U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) — Dr. Nancy Foster Graduate Scholarships in Oceanography, Marine Biology and Maritime Archaeology — Up to $42,000

Dec 20
The scholarship program recognizes outstanding scholarship and encourages independent graduate level research -- particularly by female and minority students -- in oceanography, marine biology and maritime archaeology (including all science, engineering, social science and resource management of ocean and coastal areas). Prospective scholars do not need to be enrolled in a graduate program at the time of application, but must be admitted to a graduate level program in order to be awarded this scholarship.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — International Fellowships for Women

Nov 15
International Fellowships are awarded for full-time study or research in the United States to women who are not United States citizens or permanent residents. Both graduate and postgraduate study at accredited institutions are supported. Several fellowships are available for study outside of the U.S.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — Selected Professions Graduate, Dissertation and Professional Fellowships for Women — $5,000 to $18,000

Dec 1
Selected Professions Fellowships are awarded for the following master's programs architecture, computer/information sciences, engineering mathematics/statistics. Fellowships in the following degree programs are restricted to women of color, who have been underrepresented in these fields: Master's in business administration, law, doctorate in medicine. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — Community Action Grants for Women — $2,000 to $10,000

Dec 1
Community Action Grants provide funds to individuals, AAUW branches, and AAUW state organizations as well as local community-based nonprofit organizations for innovative programs or non-degree research projects that promote education and equality for women and girls.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — Local Chapter Graduate and Undergraduate Scholarships for Women

The purpose of this program is to create a centralized, standardized, online undergraduate scholarship application posting and processing initiative that supports AAUW's local scholarship programs across the U.S.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — American Dissertation and Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships for Women — $20,000 to $30,000

Nov 1
American Fellowships support women scholars who are completing dissertations, planning research leave from accredited institutions, or preparing research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence; quality and originality of project design; and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation — Career Development Grants for Women — $2,200 to $12,000

Dec 15
Career Development Grants provide funding to women who hold a bachelor's degree and are preparing to advance or change careers or re-enter the workforce. Primary consideration is given to women of color and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Funds are available for tuition, fees, books, supplies, local transportation, and dependent care.

U.S. Department of Energy - Fossil Energy Mickey Leland Energy Summer Fellowships in Math, Science and Engineering — $6,000 to $8,500

Jan 12
The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) is an Internship program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy to provide opportunities to women and under-represented minority students who are pursuing academic majors related to the Fossil Energy mission.

American Geological Institute — Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship for Female Graduate Geoscience Students

Jan 5
The Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship is available for female students pursuing a Master's or Doctoral degree at an accredited institution of higher education in a recognized geoscience program. The scholarship is a merit-based award, which is $5,000 per year, up to two years.

American Water Works Association (AWWA) — Holly Cornell Scholarships for Women in Water Supply and Treatment — $7,500

Dec 20
The Holly A. Cornell Scholarship encourages and supports outstanding female and/or minority masters students in pursuit of advanced training in the field of water supply and treatment.

Sigma Delta Epsilon/Graduate Women in Science - Research Fellowships for Women — Up to $10,000

Jan 10
To be eligible, the applicant must be enrolled as a graduate student, or engaged in post-doctoral or early-stage junior faculty academic research, and demonstrate financial need for continuation or completion of their research.

Women's Sports Foundation — The Linda Riddle/SGMA Endowed Scholarship — $3,000

The goal is to provide young female athletes of limited financial means the opportunity to continue to pursue their sport in addition to their college studies.

Minorities: College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

Hispanics, Latinos, Mexican Americans, Chicanos, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Dominicans, South and Central Americans, African Americans, Native Alaskans, Aleuts, Inuit, Eskimos, Native Americans, Native Pacific Islanders, Hawaiians, Polynesians or Micronesians.

Minority Health Scholarships: Medical School, Public Health, Health Professions

Allied Health, Communication, Sciences and Disorders, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Medicine, Mental Health, Nursing, Nutritional Science, Psychology, Pharmacy, Premed, Public Health. .

African Americans: Scholarships and Grants for College & Graduate School

Minority scholarships for African American students, Black high school seniors,Graduate school students, college scholarships, Graduate Fellowships.

Hispanics: College Scholarships and Grants, Graduate Fellowships, Postgraduate Awards

Hispanics, Latinos, Boricuas, Canarios, Catrachos, Chamorros, Chapines, Chicanos, Cubans, Dominicans, Ecuatoguineans, Spaniards, Filipinos, Guajiros, Guanacos, Jíbaros, Mexicans, Mexican Americans, Nicas, New Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Quisqueyans, Sephardim, South and Central Americans, Texanos, Ticos.

Original People: College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships and Postdoctoral Research Awards for Students

Aboriginal Canadians, Native Alaskans, Aleuts, Inuit, Eskimos, Native Americans, Native Pacific Islanders, Hawaiians, Polynesians or Micronesians.

Association for Computing Machinery - Travel Scholarships for Women Students in Computer Science and Related Programs Who Wish to Attend Research Conferences.

ACM-W provides support for women undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Science and related programs who wish to attend research conferences.

Distinguished Young Women - College Scholarships for High School Senior Girls

A scholarship recipient must be enrolled in her chosen field of study at an approved school or institution by the fall term following her high school graduation unless a deferment is approved by the Foundation's board of directors.

Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America - College Scholarships for Women

Recognizing the need for help in funding the education of our young people, the following scholarships are offered under the auspices of The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America through the generosity of the families and organizations whose names they bear.
Nationally Coveted College & Graduate School Study Abroad Biomedical Internships
Hispanics, Latinos High School Seniors Teachers Internships & Summer Jobs
Minorities Engineers & Computer Sci. Medical School Ethnic Groups & Studies
Minority Health High School Students Public Health Library Studies & History
Women Biology & Environmental Sci. Cancer Research Media Communications
African Americans Physical Sciences & Math Nurses Free Scholarships
Native Americans Social Sciences Arts & Humanities Updates
CDC Fellowships DOE Internships Most Popular SEARCH THIS SITE

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