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COLLEGE / GRADUATE SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES


ACT-SO "OLYMPICS OF THE MIND" SCHOLARSHIPS for African-American youth
http://www.naacp.org/programs/actso/actso_index.html

ACTUARIAL SCHOLARSHIPS for minority students in the pursuit of actuarial
careers. The Casualty Actuarial Society/Society of Actuaries scholarship program is
available to African North Americans, Hispanic, and Native North Americans. An
applicant must be either a U.S. citizen or have a permanent resident visa.
http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarship.cfm

ADA FOUNDATION-MINORITY DENTAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Applicants must be 2nd year students at the time of application and currently
attending or enrolled at a dental school accredited by the Commission on Dental
Accreditation. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
http://www.ada.org/prof/ed/scholarships.asp

AID & RESOURCES FOR RE-ENTRY STUDENTS
http://www.back2college.com/

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.akaeaf.org/scholarships.htm

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF ADVERTISING AGENCIES, Inc Multicultural
Advertising Internship Program
http://www.aaaa.org/diversity/foundation/funds.htm

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS MINORITY DISADVANTAGED
SCHOLARSHIP This is a scholarship for minority students enrolling in architecture
programs. Awards are from $500 to $3,000. Generally, 20 students are selected.
http://www.e-architect.com

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERS MINORITY DOCTORAL
FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAM Students must be studying or intending to study
chemical engineering. Open to minority high school seniors or college students
(freshman to juniors.) Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. 212-591-7338
http://www.aiche.org/students/studentawards/stulist.html

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS SCHOLARSHIPS
For undergraduates studying accounting at a U.S. college with at least 30 credits
completed. Awards up to $5,000 with about 300 winners annually.
http://www.aicpa.org/members/div/career/mini/smas.htm

AMS-CENTENNIAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM Applicants must have held their
doctoral degree for at least three years. 401-455-4107
http://www.ams.org/employment/centflyer.html

ART MAJORS SCHOLARSHIP Award for undergraduate study. Student
must be majoring in Graphic Design and have a 3.0 GPA. Amount Awarded:
$500-1500. Number of Awards: 250-300. To request an application for this
scholarship write to:

Kristin Winkowski, Program Coordinator
National Scholarship Trust Fund of the Graphic Arts
200 Deer Run Rd.
Sewickley, PA 15143

ARTS RECOGNITION AND TALENT SEARCH AWARDS These awards are granted
to high school or college students (17, 18 years of age) who show talent in dance,
voice, music, art, photography, jazz, visual arts, writing, or other creative areas.
You must audition or submit a portfolio or tape. The award is to be used for
freshman year in college. Awards from $100 to $3,000.
http://www.artsawards.org

ASPIRA ASSOCIATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.aspira.org/

AYN RAND ESSAY SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.aynrand.org/site/PageServer?pagename=education_contests_index

BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS for Underrepresented Minorities
Bell Lab /Lucent Technology Scholarship

BLACK COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.iesabroad.org/financialAid.do

BLACK ALLIANCE FOR EDUCATIONAL OPTIONS SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.baeo.org/programs/?program_id=2

BLACK EXCEL FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm

BLACK EXCEL SCHOLARSHIP GATEWAY
http://www.BlackExcel.org/link4.htm

BOEING SCHOLARSHIPS (Some of these scholarships have HBC/U or historically
Black Colleges /Universities connections)
http://www.boeing.com/educationrelations/scholarships/

BONNER SCHOLAR SCHOLARSHIPS Award amount: $4,000 and renewable till
graduation. Community service is pivotal, as well as need. Your college must be a
participating college. Approx. 1,500 awards granted. Deadline varies.
http://www.bonner.org/

BURGER KING SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
http://www.scholarshipamerica.org/

COCA COLA TWO YEAR COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
https://www.coca-colascholars.org.cokeweb/jsp/scholars/index.jsp

COMMONWEAL FOUNDATION-PATHWAYS TO SUCCESS SCHOLARSHIP
Awarded to 9-12th grade students who wish to attend boarding school. Applicants
must have a family income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level, and must
be willing to participate in work and community service opportunities.
301-592-2009
http://www.commonweal-foundation.org

DATATEL SCHOLARS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP Must be currently attending a
Datatel Client college or university, or who work at a Datatel non-education Client
site and will attend any college or university during the upcoming academic year.
scholars@datatel.com
http://www.datatel.com/global/scholarships/applicants.cfm

DAVIS-PUTTER SCHOLARSHIP FUND Open to graduate or undergraduate
students. Must demonstrate financial need. Must demonstrate participation in
expanding civil rights, economic justice, and international solidarity
http://www.davisputter.org

EASLEY NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
http://www.naas.org/senior.htm

ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS for Minority Students
www.apsanet.org/section_177.cfm

FEDERALLY FUNDED SCHOLARSHIPS, GRANTS & INTERNSHIPS
http://www.studentjobs.gov/

FINAID: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships
http://www.finaid.org/

FORD INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
http://www.fordifp.net/

GATES MILLENIUM SCHOLARSHIPS
Gates Millenium Scholarships

GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS For Minorities Nationwide
http://www.cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/list.phtml?category=MINORITIES

HARRY S. TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP The is one of the most prestigious
scholarships, shaped for students who intend to pursue a career targeted to public
service or government. Graduate study should be a goal, with a portion of the
funds directed there. You must be at least a junior, and your college must nominate
you. A "nomination" package must be created. The awards can reach as high as
$30,000 over the years. Generally, about 80 students are selected.
http://www.truman.gov

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.holocaust.hklaw.com/

HOPE SCHOLARSHIPS & LIFETIME CREDITS
http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/index.html

INROADS INTERNSHIPS
http://www.inroads.org/

INSTITUTE FOR HUMANE STUDIES SCHOLARSHIP Available for undergraduate or
graduate study in the United States or abroad. Open to students interested in the
classical liberal tradition. 703-993-4880 or 800-697-8799 ihs@gmu.edu
http://www.theihs.org

INTEL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH The award is from $5,000 to $100,000. There
are approx. 40 awards in this prestigious competition. You must present a scientific
research project.
http://www.sciserv.org/sts

INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS
http://www.yale.edu/iefp/fellowships/by_category/nonUS_citizen.htm

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS & FINANCIAL AID
http://www.iefa.org/

JACKI TUCKFIELD MEMORIAL GRADUATE BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIPS (for AA
students in South Florida)
http://www.jackituckfield.org/

JACKIE ROBINSOUND FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP The award: $6,000 per year.
Number of winners: about 100. Renewable. Academic merit, leadership, community
service, all fields.
http://www.JackieRobinson.org

JARVIS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS for African Americans. Has
engineering programs linked with UA campus. Historically Black, Disciples of Christ
Affiliate , Hawkins, TX
http://www.jarvis.edu

LEONARD M. PERRYMAN COMMUNICATIONS SCHOLARSHIP for Ethnic Minority
Students majoring in journalism or mass communications. 888-278-4862
http://www.umcom.org/pages/news.asp?class=6&type=2&id=305

MICROSOFT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
http://www.microsoft.com/education/default.aspx

MIGRANT FARM WORKER SCHOLARSHIPS Recent history of movement for
agricultural employment . Scholastic achievement and financial need.
800-245-5681
http://www.migrant.net

MINORITY SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID A listing of scholarships and
financial aid opportunities for minority students can be reviewed at
http://www.unt.edu/edo/MulticulturalCenter/financialaidscholarship.htm

MULTICULTURAL SCHOLAR AWARDS These awards are offered to students with
multicultural ancestry and/or interests by University of North Texas. Contact Patrick
Vasquez, Director of Community Development and Outreach at pvasquez@unt.edu
for further information. 940-565-2456.

NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL FOR MINORITIES IN ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS
The awards go up to $20,000, and many are awarded. You must be an
engineering student.
http://www.nacme.org/scholarships/

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK JOURNALISTS SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.nabj.org/programs/scholarships/index.html

NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS Awards are
given in all sports categories, amounts from $3,000 to $12,500. Awards are also
available for sports-related study (like sports journalism). Deadlines vary, as do
the number of awards each year.
http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

NATIONAL & COMMUNITY SERVICE INTERNSHIPS
http://www.cns.gov/jobs/index.html

NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIPS (Sponsored by the National
Association of Secondary School Principals) This is a scholarship for National
Honor Society members in their senior year. Your chapter/school nominates you.
Award amount is $1,000 for about 250 students nationwide.
http://www.nassp.org/s_nassp/index.asp

NATIONAL PEACE ESSAY CONTEST Students in 9th through 12th grades who
attend a public, private or parochial school or participate in a high school
correspondence pro­gram in any of the 50 states, DC or the US territories.
http://www.usip.org

NATIONAL SCULPTURE SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP Offered for students of
figurative, realist, or representational sculpture. nss1893@aol.com
http://www.nationalsculpture.org

NEW HORIZON SCHOLARS PROGRAM Hispanic or African American students who
are infected with Hepatitis C, or who are dependents of someone with Hepatitis C
and want to attain a college education. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.
http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/intranet/hispanic/scholarship.html

NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIPS Award amount:
generally from $1,500 to $3,000 for members of NSBE. Number of awards varies.
This is primarily for engineering students and others majoring in related disciplines.
http://www.nsbe.org/programs/index.php#scholarships

NUCLEAR AGE PEACE FOUNDATION This foundation offers a poetry and an
essay contest.
http://www.wagingpeace.org

PAUL & DAISY SOROS FELLOWSHIPS FOR NEW AMERICANS PROGRAM
http://www.pdsoros.org/

PHI DELTA KAPPA INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP Applicant must show interest
in pursuing a career within the field of education. 800-766-1156
information@pdkintl.org
http://www.pdkintl.org

P.L.A.T.O.® SCHOLARSHIP
http://www.plato.org

POETRY CONTEST Open to all poets. 410-356-2000
http://www.poetry.com

PRESIDENTIAL FREEDOM SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/

PRSSA-MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Applicants must be
of Latino, African-American, Asian, Native American, Alaskan Native, or Pacific
Islander ancestry. Must be full time students at an accredited four-year college or
university with at least junior status by the time the scholarship will be used.
Membership in PRSSA is preferred, a major or mi­nor in public relations is also
preferred. 212-460-1474 prssa@prsa.org
http://www.prssa.org

RADIO TV NEWS DIRECTOR ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION Must officially be a
sophomore enrolled in college and have at least one more academic year
remaining to graduate. May be enrolled in any major so long as career intent is in
television or radio news. 202-467-5218 Karenb@rtndf.org
http://www.rtndf.org

RON BROWN SCHOLARSHIPS $10,000 for 10 to 20 students, renewable.
Academic merit, leadership, community service, all fields.
http://www.RonBrown.org

RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES (And the United Negro College Fund)
Students must be studying at an HBCU which is a member of the UNCF and have at
least a B average. It's for sophomores. The award is from $1,000 to full tuition.
Approx. 60 students are selected.
http://www.rmhc.com


SAUL T. WILSON SCHOLARSHIP (Veterinary)
http://www.aphis.usda.gov

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FELLOWSHIPS
http://omsa.uchicago.edu/

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDY IN PARALEGAL STUDIES
http://www.paralegals.org

SCHOLASTIC ART & WRITING AWARDS Open to students in grades 7-12 enrolled
in US public schools. Awards are available in 10 writing categories and 16 art
categories. 212-343-6493 A&wgeneralinfo@scholastic.com

SCIENCE NET SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.cse.emory.edu/sciencenet/undergrad/scholarships.html

SEARS CRAFTSMAN SCHOLARSHIP Available for high school seniors of any age,
race, ethnic origin and personal belief. Students must have a 2.5 GPA or above
and plan to attend a 2 year or 4 year college or trade/technical school.
626-250-2296

SIEMENS WESTINGHOUSE COMPETITION
http://www.siemens-foundation.org/

SOCIETY OF WOMEN ENGINEER SCHOLARSHIPS These scholarships are
targeted for women who are majoring in engineering or computer science. Award
amounts are from $200 to $5,000, and at least 90 are granted.
http://www.swe.org

SOROS FELLOWSHIPS FOR NEW AMERICANS provide opportunities for
continuing generations of able and accomplished new Americans to achieve
leadership in their chosen fields. The national program awards thirty fellowships
each year, at
http://www.pdsoros.org/

SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS AND INTERNSHIPS
http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

STUDENT INVESTORS SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES AND SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/intranet/hispanic/scholarship.html

STUDENT VIDEO SCHOLARSHIPS
http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html

THE EMMA L. BOWEN FOUNDATION FOR MINORITY INTERESTS in Los Angeles,
CA, wishes to increase minority representation in the media industry by providing
multi-year paid internships and scholarships to minority freshmen students.
http://www.emmabowenfoundation.com/main.html

THE ROOTHBERT SCHOLARSHIP FUND
http://www.roothbertfund.org/scholarships.php

THE USA GROUP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM The scholarship is open to high
school seniors or currently enrolled college students. Besides being an
undergraduate, you can be in graduate school (even law school or medical school).
Here, you must have an annual adjusted gross family income of $30,000 or less.
The scholarships may be renewed annually if a minimum grade-point average of
2.5 is maintained. Academics, potential, leadership and participation in school and
community activities are important. A reference is necessary. To get complete
details you must write or call:

USA Group
30 South Meridian
Indianapolis, IN 46204-3503
317-849-6510
800-428-9250

UNITED STATES INSTITUTE OF PEACE SCHOLARSHIPS IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION
http://www.usip.org/fellows/index.html

UNITED COLLEGE FUND SCHOLARSHIPS The awards are of varying amounts,
and there are a great many under different names and requirements
(Grandmet, Duracell, for example).
http://www.uncf.org/index.asp

YOSHIYAMA AWARD FOR EXEMPLARY SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY Must
demonstrate self motivation, leadership, creativity, dedication, and a commitment to
pursuing community service. 202-457-0588
http://www.hitachi.org

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDY


HBCU "PACKARD" SIT ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS for international study
http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/index.html

PATRICK STEWART SCHOLARSHIPS from Amnesty International for young
activists seeking experience overseas on the front lines of human rights activitism,
advocacy, and research. See
http://www.amnestyusa.org/patrickstewart/

RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD
http://www.rhodesscholar.org/info.html

ROTARY YOUTH EXCHANGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Contact Bruce at rb@positivethought.com
http://www.scrye.org/outbound/index.html


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