Scholarship Saturday – April 30, 2022

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Below you will find many scholarships, most with general eligibility requirements. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday.

Don’t wait. Apply for these great scholarships today! And, if you missed the last Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open! You can also find scholarships on my other scholarship lists, such as scholarships with requirements based on your statemajorgrade levelethnicity, or religion. And, lastly, check out my list of scholarships with April and May deadlines.

Only brief information about each scholarship is listed. Therefore, you are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites to get further details about eligibility and requirements.

Here are 52 scholarships for Saturday, April 30, 2022.

$2,500 Easy Scholarship STEM Works for Me
Sponsor: DoSomething
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Take a quiz about your interests and we’ll tell you the perfect STEM jobs for you. Have your friends take the quiz too to see how they can work in STEM too. Send us a photo of you hyping up your friends about finding their dream STEM job. You’ll be entered for a chance to win a $2,500 scholarship!

Be U Scholarship Program
Sponsor: UNCF | P&G | Family Dollar
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current HBCU students. Applicants must attend an HBCU located in North Carolina, Virginia, or Washington, DC.

Bruce and Marjorie Sundlun Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island residents who are low-income single parents (men or women). Preference will be given to parents currently or previously receiving state aid or those who have been previously incarcerated.

Frances L. Macartney Porter Fund
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island residents and students attending a Rhode Island institution of higher learn who are single parents. Preference will be given to individuals enrolled in trade school. At scholarship site, search for scholarship name.

Illinois Restaurant Association Scholarships
Sponsor: Illinois Restaurant Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students in the state of Illinois who are studying culinary arts.

James J. Burns and C.A. Haynes Textile Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island students who are studying textiles at an accredited institution. At scholarship site, search by scholarship name.

Journalism Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: The National Press Club
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA who are planning to have a career in journalism and will bring diversity to U.S. journalism.

Lighted Pathways Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to African American college freshmen and sophomores who have at least a 2.7 GPA. All majors are eligible, with a preference for Business, Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, or Math majors. The opportunity has two components: a scholarship and an internship. By applying for this scholarship, you are also committing to a potential summer internship placement in summer 2023 that will include complimentary housing, transportation, a meal plan, and other wrap-around services in Boston.

Paula M. Rivard Memorial Fund
Sponsor: Rhode Island Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to single Rhode Island women who are pursuing undergraduate higher education or job training beyond high school.

Ralph and Fanny Ellison Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to permanent residents of New York who are current college sophomores enrolled full-time at any accredited college or university with preference given to students at HBCU’s. Applicant must be a Literature/English or Music Major.

Richard G. Zimmerman Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: National Press Club
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who plans to pursue a career in journalism. Applicant must submit three work samples and other application materials.

Scholarships for Students with Autism
Sponsor: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current students attending two or four-year universities, life skills or post secondary programs, or vocational, technical, or trade schools. Applicant must face daily challenges related to autism and attend programs that assist in skill-building, job-readiness, and other transition-related skills.

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships for Freshmen Students
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarships are open to women who are graduating high school seniors and who will be pursing an ABET-accredited baccalaureate degree in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science.

Teacher Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA)
Amount: Up to $2,500 per semester
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to Kentucky residents who are admitted into a teacher education program at a participating school.

UNCF Budweiser Natalie Johnson Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF | Anheuser-Busch
Amount: $4,000
Closing Date: May 2, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to college juniors and seniors who attend a four-year, accredited, historically black college or university in the fall of 2022. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and have a declared major in mechanical, electrical, chemical or industrial engineering, chemistry, marketing, economics, sales, financial, or supply chain logistics.

Cobell Scholarship
Sponsor: Cobell Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 3, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open any post-secondary (after high school) students who are enrolled members of a U.S. Federally Recognized Tribe, and enrolled full-time in an accredited non-profit, public or private institution.

JSSA Undergraduate Scholarships
Sponsor: Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA)
Amount: Up to $6,000
Closing Date: May 3, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are Jewish and are residents of the metropolitan Washington, DC area.

Texts=Wrecks Scholarship
Sponsor: GibsonSingleton PLLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 3, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on their good choices like choosing not to drive distracted or choosing not to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

LadyLike Scholarship
Sponsor: LadyLike
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 4, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to female high school seniors who are living in Southern California. Applicant must submit an essay answering questions related to women.

New Heights Scholarship
Sponsor: The Bussey Law Firm, P.C.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 4, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students enrolled in a two-year or four-year post-secondary educational institution. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, hold permanent residency or be a DACA recipient. Applicant must submit a short introduction and essay on their future goals.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Antibody Scholarship
Sponsor: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: May 4, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to legal U.S. residents 16 years of age or older at the time of application and enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate student for the 2022 term. Applicant must have a declared major of biology, chemistry, bio-chemistry, or related life science field.

Countdown to College Scholarship
Sponsor: Potential Magazine
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 5, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to college-bound teens in 9th-12th grades. Students need to sign up for Potential Magazine’s free weekly eNewsletter and they will automatically be entered to win the scholarship.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 5, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens, national and lawful permanent residents who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing located in the United States.

William J. Cook Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: The Chicago Community Trust
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: May 5, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to male high school seniors who are attending a high school in Cook County, Illinois and planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the fall.

CGCS – Bernard Harris Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Council of the Great City Schools
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 6, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American and Hispanic students completing their senior year of high school in a member of the Council of the Great City Schools. Applicant must have a commitment to pursue a career in a STEM field.

DMI Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Dairy Promotion and Research Board (NDPRB)
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: May 6, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students (sophomore through senior) enrolled in college/university programs that emphasize diary. Majors can include communications/public relations, journalism, marketing, business, economics, nutrition, food science, and Ag education.

Van Zanten Scholarship
Sponsor: Community YMCA of Eastern Delaware County
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 6, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors living in the Community YMCA’s service area (Eastern Delaware). Applicant must have YMCA experience and must submit an essay on their YMCA experience.

You are the Future Scholarship
Sponsor: Financial Plus Credit Union
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 6, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who live in an area where a Financial Credit Union Plus is located (Michigan). Applicant must submit an essay on how they plan to make a positive impact in their community.

Crouthamel Family Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: The Philadelphia Foundation
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 9, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students studying at the school of nursing at a two-year or four-year college or university in the Philadelphia area. Applicant must have a genuine desire to help others and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and siblings of a nurse.

D. Colman Witte Scholarship
Sponsor: Philadelphia Foundation
Amount: Up to $6,000
Closing Date: May 9, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are studying (or will be studying) art, architecture or interior design. Applicant must be attending a college or university in the Philadelphia region.

ICTM Scholarships
Sponsor: Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 9, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to juniors and seniors in an accredited university or college in Illinois during current Spring term with a graduation during May of this year or later. Applicant must be a mathematics education major, or mathematics major with an education minor, or an education major with an official mathematics emphasis.

Young Scholars Program
Sponsor: Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Amount: Up to $40,000
Closing Date: May 9, 2022
Description: Program is open to high-performing 7th grade students with financial need. Program provides comprehensive academic and college advising, as well as financial support for school, Cooke-sponsored summer programs, internships, and other learning enrichment opportunities.

Alberta C. Kaufman Scholarship
Sponsor: Kaufman & Stigger, PLLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 10, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to Kentucky and Indiana residents who are graduating high school seniors or current college students. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on someone who has been influential to the them.

CEA Scholarships
Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 10, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have applied to a CEA Study Abroad Program for the Fall semester.

Writing the Future Scholarship
Sponsor: Di Bella Law Offices, P.C.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 10, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA and current undergraduate students either attending or planning to transfer to a four-year university. Applicant must submit an essay a good deed they did or are currently doing for someone else.

Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Alliance for Women in Media | Loreen Arbus Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to female undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited college or university in the United States in the upcoming fall term. Those pursuing a media career in an area such as cable, television, radio, digital media, publishing, journalism, advertising, production, creative design, or others are especially encouraged to apply.

Foundation for Your Future Scholarship
Sponsor: Wingate, Russotti, Shapiro & Halperin, LLP
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate college students with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, hold permanent residency, or be a DACA recipient. Applicant must submit a short introduction and an essay on who they look up to and why.

Jack and Jill – Jacqueline Moore Boweles Scholarship
Sponsor: Jack and Jill of America
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to African American rising college sophomores, juniors, and seniors majoring in Communications and have completed 60 hours of community service during the current academic year.

Jack and Jill of America Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Jack & Jill of America Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American students who are graduating high school seniors. Applicant must become and maintain full-time status at an accredited, four-year post secondary institution beginning in the fall of 2022 and be working towards a bachelor’s degree.

Nevada-UNCF Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in a HBCU in the fall of 2022. Applicant must be a permanent resident of the metropolitan Las Vegas region in the state of Nevada, have at least a 2.5 GPA, and have demonstrated unmet need as demonstrated by the FAFSA.

New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship
Sponsor: American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: May 11, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to doctoral students accepted or enrolled in a research doctoral program who will pursue a teacher-investigator career in the academic environment, university/college level.

UNCF 3M Science. Applied to Life. Scholarship
Sponsor: 3M | UNCF
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 12, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to underrepresented high school seniors and current first-year college students from St. Paul Public Schools, local Charter Schools serving St. Paul students, or the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District. Applicant must be interested in pursuing a STEM degree.

All-Star College Scholarship
Sponsor: UMPS Care Charities
Amount: Up to $5,000 every semester (for a four-year institution)
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming college freshmen under the age of 20 who have been adopted at or after the age of thirteen.

Corinne Jeannine Schillings Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Corinne Jeannine Schillings Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate women who have attained the Girl Scout Silver or Gold Award. Applicant must be planning on studying abroad or studying a foreign language.

Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship
Sponsor: Fiesta del Sol
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students of Latino/Hispanic descent with at least a 2.5 GPA and can demonstrate community or school service and financial need. Applicant must live on the Southwest side of Chicago (see website for specific locations).

HEA Scholarships
Sponsor: Hawaii Education Association
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college students who are HEA members, children of HEA members, or grandchildren or legally adopted grandchildren of HEA members.

Michael Greenberg Student Writing Competition
Sponsor: National LGBT Bar Association
Amount: $750
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Competition is open to students enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school. Applicant must submit an essay on a legal issue affecting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and/or intersex community.

Mometrix College Scholarships
Sponsor: Mometrix Test Preparation
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarships are open to current high school seniors through college juniors. Applicant must submit an essay on their favorite/best test preparation practices.

Mometrix Graduate School Scholarships
Sponsor: Mometrix Test Preparation
Amount: Up to $750
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to anyone who will be considered a full-time graduate student during the upcoming academic year at an accredited graduate school/program in the United States. Applicant must write an essay sharing their single biggest motivating factor that drives them in their pursuit of a graduate degree.

Mountain America Scholarship
Sponsor: Mountain America Credit Union
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarships are open to incoming and current college students who are Mountain American Credit Union members or family of members. In addition to the general scholarship, there are specific scholarships for community service and Business/Communications majors.

NEWH | Washington DC Metropolitan Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH – The Hospitality Industry Network | Washington DC Metropolitan Chapter
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 13, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students attending an accredited college in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia or Washington, DC. Applicant must have a career objective in of the areas of the Hospitality Industry (i.e. Hotel/Restaurant Management, Culinary/Foodservice, Architecture, Interior Design, etc.)

Brower Youth Awards for Environmental Leadership
Sponsor: Earth Island Institute
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: May 14, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to environmental change leaders ages 13 to 22 (as of May 14, 2022) living in North America (including Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean Islands) and U.S. Territories.

Note: Please use my scholarship lists as just one of the resources you use to look for scholarships. Here are 16 places to look for scholarships.

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