April Scholarships

Club Z! Annual Achievement Award
Sponsor: Club Z!
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Award is open to students in grades 5-12 who have overcome obstacles, shown leadership in the classroom or on the field, or who simply demonstrated improvement and a positive attitude this year.

Distracted Driving Essay Program
Sponsor: Morris King & Hodge
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Alabama high school seniors and college freshmen enrolled in an Alabama college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

Future Leader Scholarship
Sponsor: Generations Federal Credit Union
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, current undergraduate students, graduate students, doctoral, post-doctoral, and/or continuing education, trade school and/or vocational school students who are members of Generations Federal Credit Union (Texas). Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy
Sponsor: The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time graduate students with a pre-lingual bilateral hearing loss in the moderately severe to profound range, using listening and spoken language as their primary method of communication. Application must be attending an accredited mainstream law schools or a master or doctoral program in public policy or public administration.

GLBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: GLBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to current college students who are residents of Texas and self-identify as GLBT or is a member of a GLBT family or an ally.

Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship
Sponsor: Fiesta del Sol
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
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).

HospitalityMaine Scholarships
Sponsor: HospitalityMaine
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to students who are residents of Maine and are, or will be attending, an institution of higher education in a field of study clearly associated with the Culinary Arts, Restaurant, Hotel or Hospitality Management.

IAA Credit Union Art Scholarship
Sponsor: IAA Credit Union
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school students currently attending a high school located in McLean County, Illinois. Applicant must submit a photo of an original piece of artwork they have created.

LadyLike Scholarship
Sponsor: LadyLike
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
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 Jersey Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are New Jersey residents and have visited the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial.

Ralph W. Shrader Graduate Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students (women and minority students) currently pursuing a graduate degree in a STEM field at any accredited academic institution.

Robert A. Shuker Scholarship
Sponsor: Robert A. Shuker Scholarship Fund
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a law school who are legal residents of the Greater Metropolitan Area of Washington D.C., which is defined as including the Maryland counties of Montgomery, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, and Howard, and the Virginia counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudon, Prince William, and the City of Alexandria.

Small Business Scholarship
Sponsor: SuretyBonds.com
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be enrolled a s full-time student in a higher education program for Fall 2019 who have small business experience. Applicant must submit a video sharing how small business has influenced their life and how they plan to use their experience in the future.

STEM Majors Scholarship for Undergraduates
Sponsor: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate students majoring in STEM fields, including Cyber Security, Intelligence, and Homeland Security-related disciplines.

STEM Teacher Graduate Scholarships
Sponsor: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students actively pursuing a graduate degree or credential/licensure for the purpose of teaching STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) subjects at a U.S. school in grades K-12.

Student Loan Hero Scholarship
Sponsor: Student Loan Hero
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students actively enrolled (at least part-time) in a college or university who are legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must submit an essay answering three personal questions related to finances.

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes
Sponsor: SunTrust
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Sweepstakes is open to high school seniors and college undergraduates with permanent residence in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, or the District of Columbia. Students can enter online or by mail once during each two week drawing period.

War Veterans Scholarship
Sponsor: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 12, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services, to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (including Reservists and National Guard personnel) of the Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan or Iraqi Freedom Operations who are currently enrolled and attending classes in an Undergraduate program part-time or full-time in an eligible STEM major degree program at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S.

Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Futurama Foundation
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 13, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to female Maine residents who will graduate or have graduated from high school and who will enroll in an accredited college or school for post-secondary education this year. Applicant must have demonstrated financial need. Primary consideration will be given to those with dedicated school and/or community involvement. Secondary preference will be given to those women seeking a journalism degree.

Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship
Sponsor: Futurama Foundation
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 13, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school senior girls and recent graduates who will enroll in an accredited college or training program in the fall for their first year of post-secondary study.

Webber Group Career Advancement Scholarship
Sponsor: Futurama Foundation
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 13, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Maine women who are at least 30 years of age and are enrolled in, or returning to, an accredited college or training program of study, either full or part-time.

Candice’s Sickle Cell Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: Candice’s Sick Cell Fund, Inc.
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 14, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors with sickle cell disease who will be pursing higher education.

LEAGUE Foundation LGBTQ Scholarship
Sponsor: LEAGUE Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 14, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who self-identify as Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender.

Adults with Autism Scholarship
Sponsor: Autism Delaware
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Delaware resident students with autism spectrum disorder who have completed high school or earned a GED and possess the capacity to complete a post-secondary program. Applicant must have been accepted into a post-secondary program.

AGA Scholarships
Sponsor: Association of Government Accountants (AGA)
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college and graduate students who are pursuing studies in disciplines such as accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, information technology or public administration.

American Legion Legacy Scholarship
Sponsor: The American Legion
Amount: Up to $20,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to children of fallen post-9/11 service members, and VA-rated, post-9/11 veterans with a disability of 50 percent or higher. Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or current college student.

Army Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Army Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to sons, daughters, or spouses of regular active duty, active duty Reserve, or active duty National Guard U.S. Army members in good standing, OR sons or daughters of former U.S. Army members who received an honorable discharge or medical discharge, or who were killed while serving in the U.S. Army. Applicant must be a high school senior, high school graduate, or registered undergraduate student.

Autism Teacher Certification Scholarship
Sponsor: Autism Delaware
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to any current educator in a state of Delaware public or charter school who is currently working with students with autism spectrum disorder in an educational environment.

Ava’s Grace Scholarship
Sponsor: Ava’s Grace Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are children of an incarcerated parent and who reside in Missouri or specific counties in Illinois (see website for details).

Beth E. Marcus Scholarship
Sponsor: Reformed Church in America
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to women members of the Reformed Church of America who are preparing for ministry through theological education.

Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation
Amount: $400
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are residents in Linn, Marion, or Polk counties (Oregon) and who have at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must prove an interest in the automotive hobby or enrollment in automotive classes in an institution of higher learning.

Bridge the Gap Scholarship
Sponsor: The Quell Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in psychology, social work, or other fields of study related to provision of mental health services.

Chef Hoaro Cantu Scholarship
Sponsor: Thr Trotter Project
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students with at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must be studying Culinary Arts, Baking/Pastry, or Hospitality.

CJ Pony Parts Scholarship Video Contest
Sponsor: CJ Pony Parts
Amount: $500
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. residents who will be enrolled in post-secondary education in their next semester. Applicant must submit a video that is under three minutes on one of several given topics related to cars.

CURE Scholarship
Sponsor: Citizens United For Research in Epilepsy (CURE)
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are diagnosed with epilepsy by a physician or have an immediate family member (parent, spouse, child or sibling), and/or are a caregiver of a person living with epilepsy. Applicant must be seeking to advance their personal knowledge in the field of epilepsy, as it is related to research, health education, awareness, and/or advocacy.

Diabetes Scholars Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Diabetes Scholars Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship programs are open to high school seniors with Type 1 diabetes seeking a higher education at an accredited four-year university, college, technical or trade school.

Dollars 4 Tic Scholars College Scholarship
Sponsor: Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate students who have Chronic Tic Disorder or Tourette’s Syndrome.

EAF Undergraduate Scholarships
Sponsor: Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarships are open to full-time undergraduate students who are in their sophomore year or beyond. Applicant must demonstrate community service and involvement.

Eckenfelder Scholarship
Sponsor: Brown and Caldwell
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are interested in pursuing a career in the environmental profession. Applicant must be in his/her Junior, Senior year or graduate program at an accredited college or university and have a declared major in civil, chemical or environmental engineering or one of the environmental sciences.

Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Calaveras Big Trees Association
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: April 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled full-time in an accredited California post-secondary educational institution whose educational career goal coincides in communicating and interpreting nature’s wonder. Applicant must be pursuing degrees in environmental protection, forestry, wildlife and fisheries biology, parks and recreation, park management, environmental law and public policy, environmental art, or California history.

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