Additional Scholarship Opportunities
Five $1000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate’s, bachelor’s, or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, physical or occupational therapy, speech pathology or long-term care administration.
The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the chosen topic. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Submissions must be sent by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org. This award is valued at $1,000.
This is an undergraduate level scholarship for which applicants must possess a minimum 3.25 GPA; be an incoming college (undergraduate) freshman seeking a degree and career in fields of study including various engineering, computer science, operations management, management, finance, marketing, and other business oriented fields.
Accounting.com has a comprehensive listing of the site’s top 20 scholarships for accounting majors.
The Adelante U.S. Education Leadership Fund is a leadership development, non-profit organization dedicated to Hispanic college students. Their mission is to inspire the best and brightest Latino students to graduate and lead through scholarships, internships, and leadership training.
The Adobe Research Women-in-Technology Scholarship includes a $10,000 award paid once, a Creative Cloud subscription membership for one year, an Adobe Research mentor, and an opportunity to interview for an internship at Adobe.
AlcoRehab.org is proud to award $6,000 in scholarships each year to three students, who share their vision on the dangers of alcohol abuse and addiction. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for a graduate or undergraduate program.
Awarded to high school seniors who have outstanding academic achievements, leadership in school, civic and extracurricular activities, and motivation to serve and succeed. To be considered, nominees must have a have a minimum 3.25 GPA with an outstanding academic record; have demonstrated leadership and community service activities; and plan to be enrolled as a full time degree seeking college freshman in the fall.
The Full Circle Scholarship Program is awarded to students attending non-tribal colleges. These scholarships are funded through our partnerships with corporate and private donors and are available to American Indian/Alaska Native students attending public and private colleges and universities. The Full Circle scholarships are administered by the American Indian College Fund and are generally based upon merit or demonstrated financial need.
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) offers several opportunities for students to move forward in their educational journeys by providing a wide range of programs and scholarship opportunities.
The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarships award range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards.
The Asian Pacific Fund administers 13 scholarship programs to help undergraduate and graduate students achieve their education goals.
The Foundation offers scholarships to graduating seniors and college students. The scholarships have been created by donors to the Foundation. Scholarship are primarily awarded based on financial need, academic achievement and good citizenship. The Foundation only accepts online applications.
Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. This year, BAM will award two $5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology.
The BHW Group is excited to announce our Women in STEM academic scholarship for women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics
The Brian Terry Foundation is a nonprofit organization formed to honor the memory of fallen U.S. Border Patrol Agent, Brian A. Terry. One of the key missions of the Brian Terry Foundation is the provision of providing college scholarships to young men and women who exemplify the qualities of justice, honor, and accountability, qualities personified by Brian Terry during his lifetime. The scholarships support students studying criminal justice at the undergraduate level who plan on pursuing careers in law enforcement.
This scholarship from The Mortgage Reports is a $1,000 award for students in business and other finance-related fields.
The Bengal Group was founded in 1987 by a collection of Baton Rouge businessmen, many of whom are graduates of LSU. The Bengal Group Scholarship is funded by an annual golf tournament. The number of scholarship recipients vary each year, usually 10 to 15 students. The award is for one year, and students must apply each year. The value of each award varies from $5,000 to $250.
Caring.com offers three $1,500 scholarships to university students attending an accredited U.S. college or university who care for aging relatives.
Chafee Educational & Training Voucher
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program is awarded to students who have been in the foster care system and meet the below criteria. The award amount is $5,000 per year.
Interested students must meet the following criteria:
- Be ages 15 to 21, unless participating in the Chafee ETV Program at age 21 in which case they can receive ETVs until age 23
- Be one of the following:
- be in the foster care system
- be aged out of the foster care system
- have been under the care of a legal guardian
- have been in the foster care system or under the care of a legal guardian and adopted after age 16
- Be enrolled in an eligible postsecondary institution
- Have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for each year in college
Eligible students should complete the Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) Program Payment Request Form and return it to Financial Aid & Scholarships to begin the application process.
Chevron High School Scholar Athlete of the Week Award
In support of local student-athletes pursuing higher education, Chevron will be the presenting sponsor of the High School Scholar Athlete of the Week award that recognizes a male and female high school senior from the Greater New Orleans area. For more information regarding the scholarship or application, please email email@example.com.
Child of Deceased Faculty Member Fee Exemption
This award includes an exemption from all university-assessed undergraduate fees for sons and daughters of faculty members who had five or more years of service in the LSU System at the time of death. To apply for this assistance, contact the Office of Human Resource Management.
The Chris J. Roy, Jr. APLC is pleased to announce the availability of a scholarship for first-year law school students, which will be awarded at the beginning of the next academic year. This $1,000 scholarship is designed to encourage and award creative authorship. Scholarship applicants must submit a sample of their writing which has previously been published in a newspaper, magazine, professional blog or academic publication to their website.
City-Year Application Fee Waiver
Undergraduate students who have participated in the City Year Program are eligible for the LSU admission application fee waiver. This award is available on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited to availability of funds. Prior to submitting an admission application, eligible students should contact City Year’s National Alumni Affairs office to request a verification letter. Verification letters should be sent from the National Alumni Affairs office directly to Financial Aid & Scholarships. Once City Year affiliation has been confirmed, the application will be processed and fees will be paid.
The Cobell Scholarship is administered by Indigenous Education, Inc. whose growing staff of individuals are committed to the overall success of the program and each awarded recipient. Both Merit-based and Need-based, the competitive Cobell Scholarship is annual, non-renewable, and available to any post-secondary (after high school) student who is; an enrolled member of a US Federally-Recognized Tribe, enrolled in full-time study and is degree-seeking.
The Coca-Cola Scholar Foundation is now accepting applications from current high school seniors. The award is $20,000. Applicants must provide a transcript, school profile, and resume.
We’ve created the Counter Culturist Literature Lovers Essay Scholarship for Undergraduate and Postgraduate students with a passion for the written word to receive a $500 award. Students who are currently studying English, Law, Philosophy, Psychology, Business, or other Liberal Arts may be extremely interested in this scholarship program, but it’s open to students across any discipline and area of study.
The Crush the CPA Exam scholarship is awarded to one accounting student interested in becoming a Certified Public Accountant. The winner will receive $1,000 to pay for their CPA exam fees and also a complete CPA review course from Wiley CPAexcel worth $2,295.
Tate Law Offices PC is offering three scholarships to college students, submitting an essay about the importance of driving safely.
The Elks National Foundation awards four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in their competition. Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. High school graduates are not eligible to apply.
Our annual scholarship of $1500 is for a current female law student and must provide a transcript.
The Esprit de Femme Leadership Award is for a current LSU student that exemplifies the qualities of leadership, character, and service in elevating the status of women. LSU students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and have completed at least 45 credit hours as an undergraduate student or at least 9 credit hours as a graduate student
This is a $2,000 award awarded to any graduating high school senior or current college student. The submission should include a short video answering two questions.
SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide offers a scholarship to three students annually. Applicants must provide a 250 word introductory bio and a 500-750 word essay.
The Garden Club of America offers 27 merit based scholarships, fellowships, internships, and awards. These scholarship offerings fund the study of diverse subjects in the areas of botany, ecology, horticulture, the environment and more. Award amounts vary.
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian Pacific Islander American**, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest.
Gauthier Amedee is offering an annual scholarship to prospective and current undergraduate students who are attending an accredited college or university anywhere in the United States. This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 dollars towards their costs of education.
The Good Call “Best Decision” Scholarship requires an essay between 400 and 500 words detailing one of the most important decisions a student has made in their life. The value is $2,500.
The Government Finance Officers Association offers several scholarships. Candidates should have a superior record of academic achievement and/or job performance and show promise of completion of their studies at a high level of performance. In addition, candidates should have plans to pursue a career in state or local government finance. Available for the Spring of 2016 to students expecting to be enrolled in the 2016 Spring semester (including 2016 graduates). The values of the awards range from $8,000 – $13,000.
GraphicSprings will award a $2,000 scholarship to one eligible application. Applicants must be enrolled in a marketing, PR, graphic design or branding program, have completed one year of course work, and have a 3.0 GPA.
The purpose of The GreenPal Small Business Scholarship is to assist a motivated, driven student and future business leader. If you currently run a small business while attending college or have a small business idea to start while you plan to attend college, visit our website for the instructions and criteria for applying for the GreenPal scholarship. Each winner will receive (4) awards of $500 for each semester completed.
When you're pursuing an advanced health care degree, the last thing on your mind should be how you're going to pay for it. The U.S. Army can help with one of the most comprehensive scholarships available in the health care field — The F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program. Qualifying students receive full tuition for any accredited medical, dental, veterinary, psychiatric nurse practitioner, psychology or optometry program, plus a generous monthly stipend of more than $2,000.
This program invites recent college and graduate school alumni to apply for full-time, six-to-nine month fellowships in Washington, DC. Fellows receive a salary of $3,000 per month and health insurance, plus travel expenses to Washington, DC. The program also provides $1,000 per fellow for professional development to attend relevant conferences or meetings that could cover travel, accommodations, and registration fees, or to take a language or policy course.
We have created the Hiking Ambition Wellness Scholarship for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,000 award.
The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis. Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.
Houzz is proud to offer three awards: Women in Architecture Scholarship, Residential Design Scholarship, and the Sustainable Residential Design Scholarship. Each award is valued at $2,500. This award is available to students who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll in interior design, architecture, landscape architecture, or architectural engineering programs, both at the undergraduate and graduate level.
InvestmentZen aims to promote a lifetime of financial responsibility which starts as soon as we start managing our own money. The good financial habits we develop as collegiates can serve us for the rest of our lives. To help promote financial responsibility among post-secondary students, we’re thrilled to award (1) $1,000 USD scholarship to help alleviate educational costs.
The iSeeCars.com Future Entrepreneurs Scholarship is awarded to any full time student. Applicants must provide an application, college transcript, and a 500-600 word essay. This scholarship amount is $1,000.
Through its Mentoring and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $28,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.
The LSAT Prep Course Scholarship by The Johnston Law Firm, LLC is a recurring scholarship designed to cover the cost of an LSAT prep course, or $1,000, whichever is less. Applicants must provide an application, 450+ word essay, an unofficial transcript, and a resume.
KASF scholarships (which range from $500 to $5,000) are offered to the qualified Korea American students (including foreign students from Korea).
El Dabe Law offers an annual $1,500 scholarship for law school and poliscience students. This is an opportunity for an essay contest, explaining the importance of higher education.
Louisiana Association of Secretaries to the Chief of Police Scholarship
LASCP offers a scholarship to students studying Criminal Justice, Criminology, or Business Administration. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the scholarship application.
The Louisiana Garden Club Federation, Inc. offers ten scholarships. The values of the awards range from $250 – $2,000. Applicants must be planning careers in floriculture, landscape design, botany, plant biology, plant pathology, forestry, agronomics, environmental soil/water science, city planning, land management, crop science, and/or allied subjects.
Applicants must meet the following criteria for this award:
- High school graduate
- Honorably discharged Veteran, Active Duty Military, or a dependent of an Honorably discharged Veteran or Active Duty Military
- Two letters of reference from past professors or teachers
- Applicant must be a declared major at an accredited college, university, or technical school
- Veteran or Active Duty Military must be a legal resident of the State of Louisiana
- Applicant must be registered full time for the semester covered by the scholarship
- Applicant must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale); a certified copy of the applicant’s transcript from the educational facility must be provided
- Applicant demonstrates a financial need ( a demonstrated financial allows preference in the award provided all other criteria are met)
A committee will determine the number of scholarships available each year based on the available funds and eligible applicants. The initial scholarship amount will be $1,500, but the amount could change. Recipients of the scholarship will agree to provide receipts indicating the scholarship was used for tuition, books, or room and board. Receipts are not required for funds sent directly to a college, university, or technical school expressly for a recipient’s tuition, books, or room and board.
This need-based award is given to children in any of the following categories: active duty and reserve U.S. Marines, veteran U.S. Marines who have received an honorable discharge or were killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, active duty and reserve U.S. Navy Corpsmen who are serving or have served with a U.S. Marine unit, or veteran U.S. Navy Corpsmen who have served with a U.S. Marine unit and have received an honorable discharge or were killed while serving in the U.S. Navy. Awards range from $1,500 to $40,000. Special funding is available for the children of those who were wounded or killed in combat operations.
Microsoft awards tuition scholarships and conference scholarships each year to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. To qualify, students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.
Montem Outdoor Gear understands the importance of learning and practicing healthy habits and has created this award for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,500 award.
MyLEDLightingGuide's scholarship goal is to provide guidance for business, engineering, and environmental science students. The winning student will be awarded a $1000 scholarship for their efforts, which can then be used for tuition, books, or living expenses. Before you write or submit your work, please read our "about us" page to better understand our mission and purpose behind the MyLEDLightingGuide Scholarship.
This scholarship from Brown, PC Tax Practice Group is a $500 stipend which will be awarded to a current U.S. undergraduate student earning their bachelor’s degree in business, with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship.
The $2,500 scholarship goes to a promising young person who demonstrates the academic skills and commitment to help create the next generation of leaders in the hydropower industry.
The NSBE offers several private and corporate-sponsored scholarships and awards for black engineering students. Applicants must be active NSBE members and are required to submit transcripts to the main office before the due date.
National Tax Law Scholarship and National Business Law Scholarship
These awards are $500 stipends which will be awarded to a second or third year U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in tax law or business law. Contact Kristen.Brown@brownpc.com for more information.
The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Scholarship is a one-year award of $2,000 for students who are enrolled in a field of study related to the multi-service utility industry (example: business, management, administration, accounting, engineering [electrical, civil, or environmental], environment, or information technology).
The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding Latino students with an interest in the media and entertainment industry pursue a bachelor’s degree at a U. S. post-secondary institution. The NBCUniversal/LNESC Scholarship Program is sponsored by NBCUniversal and administered by the LULAC National Educational Service Centers (LNESC).
The NBMBAA® Scholarship Program awards African American undergraduate students who demonstrate academic excellence, and exceptional leadership potential, and are actively involved in their local communities through service to others.
The Nutritional Source Scholarship is an award of $1,000 awarded to any undergraduate or graduate student. Applicants must provide a 800-1000 word essay.
Oxagile is a software development company with clients range from startups to international corporations like Discovery Communications and Telecom Argentina. Oxagile wants to support young, talented students regardless of where in the world they are. Every year, we offer one scholarship to the student who writes the best essay on the topic of our choosing.
Pandaneo has created a scholarship designed for those who love camping and those related to the topic, with students who are passionate with camping being granted a $1000 award to help fund their studies.
In an effort to the cause of preventing cyberbullying, we have created the Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students/ high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college to receive $1000 award.
LGBTQ undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full time at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States are encouraged to apply. Point Foundation considers many factors when assessing scholarship applicants, including academic performance, leadership skills, financial need, personal goals and the applicant’s involvement in the LGBTQ community.
RapidSeedbox is motivated to help students who are dedicated to pursuing their dream to be computer engineers and help to improve the world with forward-thinking technology, therefore and hold a $1,000 merit-based scholarship twice a year.
Redfin is the next-generation real estate brokerage, combining its own full-service agents with modern technology to redefine real estate in the customer's favor. This $2,500 scholarship is a way for Redfin to help one student on his or her journey through higher education.
Rising Capital Associates has over 30 years of combined industry experience in the life settlement market. The company focuses on working with you to find a solution that meets your financial needs. The Rising Capital Associates Structured Settlements Scholarship is open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited U.S. college, university or institute.
Sixt Rent a Car is offering five scholarships worth $5,000 each to graduating high school seniors. Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale and be attending a 2 or 4 year college.
Teachers Make Teachers Scholarship
Each year, School Furniture Depot will award 1 applicant a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring teacher. The application should be sent to email@example.com.
The Technical Generation Scholarship was established to help aspiring students become leaders in their field of interest. Selected students will receive 2,000 USD for the 2017-2018 school year. Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate and graduate students.
Ted Rollins and TXG Capital award a $1,000 scholarship twice each year to one talented student who is majoring in a field related to sustainability. This money may be used to pay for tuition, books or living expenses.
Thomas Law Offices is offering a once-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming semester.
Tigerchef is excited to be giving away a scholarship for $1,000 to any culinary student who submits a winning essay on what inspired them to choose an educational path in the food industry! Applicants must provide a 500-600 word essay and a brief bio.
The Tobi Care Scholarship is a $3,000 award is offered to a female undergraduate student in a four year college or community college. The award will be distributed directly to the winner’s selected college/community college once we have verified that they have been admitted and are registered to attend.
Toptal offers a scholarship to help women pursue their technical career aspirations. Every winner will receive $5,000 and a year of weekly one-on-one mentoring by a Toptal senior developer.
UK has launched a scholarship program, in order to help students more easily seek out and achieve their entrepreneurial endeavors. UK Writings will award up to 10 scholarships of $850 to those applicants who have met all of the requirements, and have clearly shown their unequivocal entrepreneurial passion and potential.
Unique Builders & Development “Vision and Dreams” Scholarship
Unique Builders & Development would like to give back to the community by awarding one (1) prospective college student with a $1,000 scholarship. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at 713-352-1464.
Major corporations have established their Hallmark Scholarships with USPAACC, and Asian American businesses have stepped forward to support the Scholarship Program and endow their own scholarships. Today, between ten and twenty scholarships ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 each are being awarded every year to high school seniors nationwide for their post-secondary education. Over 3,000 applications are received annually.
VeteranAid.org is the leading online resource for information on veterans’ Aid & Attendance pension benefit. This is a general scholarship of $2,000. Applicants must provide a 500-750 word essay and a 150 word introductory bio.
The Veterinary Student Scholarship Award is open to all students currently enrolled at an accredited college of veterinary medicine anywhere in the US.
The Wells Fargo Scholarships for Undergraduate provides funding to American Indian and Alaska Native students who are enrolled with a U.S. Federally recognized tribe or state recognized tribe. Wells Fargo is looking for full-time and degree-seeking college freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors who hold a current GPA of 2.7 or higher with up to $5,000 for one year of study in any chosen major at any accredited institution in the United States.
WIMI Sports & Fitness was created with the idea that anyone wishing to lead an active lifestyle, must be encouraged to pursue it. WIMI Sports & Fitness is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students who practice any kind of sporting activities.
Study Soup is offering a $1,000 Women in Technology Scholarship to an outstanding female student who is planning a career in the field of computer science and/or computer programming.
This scholarship award is for students interested in business marketing, commerce, information communication technology and networking. Applicants must provide a 700-1000 word essay.
The 10th Circle Internet Marketing Scholarship is a $1000 award for both undergraduate and graduate students who have a passion for internet marketing. Candidates are required to properly research and write an essay of 600 to 1000 words about ‘the significance of internet marketing today.’