Scholarships

Date Updated:

05/15/17

Economic Scholarships

Special Needs Scholarships

Minority Scholarships        

Undefined Scholarships

Major & Merit Scholarships

Scholarship Search Sites

Articles, Guides, & Financial Tips

 

 

Economic Scholarships

  1. Debt.ca International Student Loans Scholarship. The Student Loan Scholarship Program will award $500 to two qualifying students with the most thought-provoking and well-reasoned essay as judged by a panel of Debt.ca staff members. This application is generally due in May. Students will generally be notified in June.  (Debt.ca)
  2. Federal Student Aid Scholarships.  This page contains information on various scholarships available through the Federal Student Aid website.  Depending on each scholarship’s deadline, some deadlines are as early as a year before college starts, so if you’re in high school now, you should be researching and applying for scholarships during the summer between your junior and senior years. But if you’ve missed that window, don’t give up! Look at scholarship information to see which ones you can still apply for now. (studentaid.ed.gov)
  3. Gates Foundation Scholarships.  Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation support eight scholarship programs. You can learn about eligibility and how to apply by contacting each program directly. This application is generally due in October. More scholarship for US citizens can be found here. (scholarship-positions)
  4. Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship: The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation 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.  This application will generally be notified in March.  The application opens in early September. The applications are reviewed December through February, and final notifications are made in mid-March. (JKCF)
  5. Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund (rankinfoundation.org)
  6. Renaissance Scholar Application for Foster Youth at Cal Poly, Pomona
    Students must demonstrate:
    - High motivation and academic potential to succeed in college
    - Must be a current or former foster youth between the ages of 17-24
    - Qualify for admission to Cal State Polytechnic University, Pomona as a freshman or transfer student:
    - Qualify for EOP (Educational Opportunity Program).  This application is generally due in January. Students will generally be notified in March. (DSA-CPP)

Major & Merit Scholarships

  1. Accounting Scholarships (mastersinaccounting.info)
  2. American Dental Education Association Scholarships (adea.org) 
  3. American Psychological Association Scholarships, Grants and Awards (apa.org) 
  4. Best Medical Assistant Programs Scholarship (bestmedicalassistantprograms.org)
  5. Cal Grant Transfer Entitlement Award (csac.ca.gov)
  6. CNA Plus Annual Scholarship (cna.plus)
  7. CPR Certification Institute Scholarship (cprcertification.com)
  8. ENTELEC's Wayne V. Black Scholarship (entelec.org)
  9. HealthGrad.com Leadership Scholarship (healthgrad.com)
  10. Houzz Scholarship Program (houzz.com)
  11. Loyola Marymount University NOYCE Scholarship 
  12. Medical Assistant Healthcare Scholarship (medicalsssistantdegrees.net)
  13. National CPR Association Scholarship (nationalcprassociation.com)
  14. Honors Society (PTK) (ptk.org)
  15. PacificMedicalTraining Scholarships (pacificmedicaltraining.net)
  16. PG&E Bright Minds Scholarship (pge.com)
  17. Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation Scholarships (pgsf.org)
  18. Society of Women Engineers Scholarships (societyofwomenengineers.swe.org)
  19. Stop-painting.com Floor Marking Scholarship (stop-painting.com)
  20. UC Berkeley TAAP Scholarship (alumni.berkeley.edu)
  21. Women in Technology Scholarship Program (studysoup.com)

Minority Scholarships

  1. Cien Amigos - IME Scholarship Fund (cienamigosimebecas.org)
  2. Chicana/Latina Foundation (chicanalatina)
  3. Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships (migrant.net) 
  4. Hispanic Scholarship Fund (hsf.net)
  5. Hispanic and Latino Scholarships (collegestart.org)
  6. Liberty Hill Scholarship & Stipend Programs (LibertyHill)
  7. Online Guide to Hispanic Scholarships. (affordablecolleges online)
  8. Abrego Future Scholars - Dreamer Book Scholarship, CSU Fullerton
  9. UNCF Scholarship Programs (UNCF) 
  10. WyzAnt College Scholarships (wyzant)

Special Needs Scholarships

  1. Scholarship Information for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired (vicaps.com)
  2. Diabetes Scholars Foundation (diabetesscholars.org)
  3. SeniorCare Aging Matters Scholarship (seniorcare.com)

Undefined Scholarships

  1. About Men's Scholastic Competition (aboutmens.com)
  2. Adele Weight Loss Scholarship Competition (adeleweightloss.com)
  3. Agora Pulse Social Media Management Scholarship (agoraplus.com)
  4. Annual CGTrader Scholarship (cgtrader.com)
  5. Ayn Rand Essay Contest (essaycontest.aynrandnovels.com)
  6. BestMattress Reviews.com Sleep Scholarship (bestmattressreviews.com)
  7. Best Pressure Cooker Reviews Scholarship (bestpressurecookerreviews.net)
  8. BOB Scholarship (bestofbests.net)
  9. Common Knowledge Scholarship Competition (cksf.org)
  10. Daniel Burrus Scholarship Fund (burrus.com)
  11. Dial My Calls Scholarship (dialmycalls.com)
  12. Facebook Advertising Scholarship (advertisement.com)
  13. First in Family Scholarship (studysoup.com)
  14. FormSwift Startup Scholarship (formswift.com)
  15. Global Student Scholarship (studysoup.com)
  16. GoStartABlog's Young Writers Scholarship (gostartablog.com)
  17. Green Home Improvement Scholarship (homeadvisor.com)
  18. Haka Tours Scholarship (hakatours.com)
  19. Headphones Encyclopedia Annual Scholarship Program (headphonesencyclopedia.com)
  20. Home Security List 2017 Smart Home Scholarship (homesecuritylist.com)
  21. How to Start a Blog Scholarship (howtostartablog.com)
  22. JPG to PDF College Scholarship (jpgtopdf.com)
  23. Monica's Health Magazine Academic Scholarships (monicashealthmag.com)
  24. Personal Finance Scholarship (peerfinance101.com)
  25. Reality Medics Scholarships (therealitymedics.com)
  26. Redfin Scholarship (redfin.com)
  27. The Sleep Judge State of Sleep Scholarship (thesleepjudge.com)
  28. Stock Market Basics Scholarship Opportunity (mystockmarketbasics.com)
  29. Tobacco Free for Life Academic Scholarship (tobaccofreelife.org)
  30. Vacuum Cleaner Hub "The Future of Cleaning" Scholarship (vacuumcleanerhub.com)
  31. Wear Action Scholarship (wearaction.com)
  32. YourWorkoutBook Annual Scholarship (yourworkoutbook.com)

Scholarship Search Sites

  1. Cappex (cappex.com)
  2. GoodCall Scholarship Search (goodcall.com)
  3. Outside Scholarships (outsidescholarships.org)
  4. Scholarship Search (scholarships.com)
  5. Scholarship Search Engine (collegescholarship.org)

Articles, Guides & Financial Tips

  1. Cash for College: Tax-Free 529 Plans (turbotax.intuit.com)
  2. The Comprehensive Guide to College Scholarships 2017 (elitepersonalfinance.com)
  3. Deduction for Higher Education Q & A (turbotax.intuit.com)
  4. Do You Have to Claim Pell Grant Money on Your Taxes (turbotax.intuit.com)
  5. The Lowdown on Education Tax Breaks (turbotax.intuit.com)
  6. Money Saving Pro's Ultimate Guide to College Scholarships (MoneySavingsPro)
  7. Private Student Loans Guide - Eligibility, Costs, Repayment & Warnings (studentloans.net)
  8. Search for Scholarships (thesearchforscholarships.blogspot.com)
  9. Take advantage of Two Education Tax Credits (turbotax.intuit.com)
  10. Turbo Tax Articles and Videos for College Students (turbotax.intuit.com)
  11. The Ultimate Guide to College Scholarships (moneysavingspro.com)