March Scholarships

UNCF STEM Scholars Program
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 19, 2020extended to April 3, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are African-American/Black, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0, and plan to study a STEM field in college, including Biological/life sciences, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science/Engineering, Information Sciences, Engineering, or Mathematics. Applicant must have demonstrated financial and unmet need as measured by the student’s college or university.

NSAA Scholarship
Sponsor: Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 9, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of Alaska who are high school seniors or current undergraduate students. Applicant must be a member of a high school cross-country ski team in their junior and senior year.

Project Impact Scholarships
Sponsor: Project Impact
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 11, 2020
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current college students from the state of Mississippi. There are multiple scholarships available – see website for details.

ASIST – Albuquerque Scholarship
Sponsor: Executive Women International – Albuquerque
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 27, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to non-traditional students who live within the boundaries of the Albuquerque Chapter and who are past high school age and who are either entering college or already enrolled in college. Applicant must have financial need and preference will be given to those individuals with children residing in the home.

ASIST – Columbus Scholarship
Sponsor: Executive Women International – Columbus
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 27, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to female incoming and current non-traditional students in Central Ohio. Special consideration will be given to students with financial need, socially, physically and economically challenged adults, and preference is given to those with children residing in the home.

Enlisted Prize Essay Contest
Sponsor: U.S. Naval Institute | Textron Systems
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Contest is open to enlisted personnel – active duty, reserve and retired-from any nation’s sea services. Applicant must submit an essay on a topic that makes the naval profession stronger.

Galvanize the Future: A Richard L. Brooks Memorial Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: American Galvanizers Association (AGA)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students of any age who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in North America and who are studying architecture, civil engineering, structural engineering, construction management, material science, or other related field.

No Sweat Scholarship
Sponsor: Cirkled In
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students 13 years of age or older who are legal residents of the United States or the District of Columbia. Applicant must create a free Cirkled in account.

Young Scholars Program
Sponsor: Jack KentCooke Foundation
Amount: Up to $40,000
Closing Date: March 23, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
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.

Mega Bank Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Mega Bank | Asian Pacific Community Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 25, 2020extended to April 17, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who reside in Los Angeles or Orange County (California) with plans to attend a California College. Applicant must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and have a household income at or below the County Low Income Level.

NPCA Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: NPCA Foundation
Amount: Up to $14,500
Closing Date: March 13, 2020extended to April 17, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are/will be pursuing careers related to the precast concrete industry (manufacturing, engineering, etc.)

Royal Business Bank Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Royal Business Bank | Asian Pacific Community Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 25, 2020extended to April 17, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who reside in New York City area (New York County, King County, Queens County, or Richmond County), Southern California (Los Angeles County, Orange County, Ventura County) or Nevada (Clark County). Applicant must be planning on attending a California, Nevada, or New York college, have at least a 3.0 GPA, and have a household income at or below the County Low Income Level.

TASF Scholarship
Sponsor: Taiwanese American Scholarship Fund
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 25, 2020extended to April 17, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and first year college students who are U.S. Citizens or permanent residents AND are a direct blood descendant of a Taiwanese citizen.

Commonwealth Credit Union Scholarship
Sponsor: Commonwealth Credit Union
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have a primary membership account at Commonwealth CU (Kentucky).

Tri-County Opportunities Council Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Tri-County Opportunities Council
Amount: Up to $1,250
Closing Date: March 20, 2020extended to April 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students planning to attend an accredited Illinois post-secondary educational institution during the fall of 2019 who are residents of Bureau, Carroll, La Salle, Lee, Marshall, Ogle, Putnam, Stark or Whiteside Counties. Applicant’s family income must be under a given amount for the number of persons in their family

UNCF-Ralph Lauren Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF | Ralph Lauren
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 30, 2020  – extended to April 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to African American students enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year HBCU who are college seniors (class of 2020).

Baptist Foundation of Alabama Scholarships
Sponsor: The Baptist Foundation of Alabama
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 22, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are residents of Alabama and a member in good standing of a Southern Baptist Church.

AFSA Scholarships and Grant Programs
Sponsor: Air Force Sergeants Association and Airmen Memorial Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 24, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are Air Force Dependent children pursuing undergraduate degrees.

Center for Advancing Opportunity Doctoral Fellowship
Sponsor: TMCF | Center for Advancing Opportunity
Amount: Up to $15,000
Closing Date: March 30, 2020extended to April 27, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current doctoral students pursuing a doctoral in an eligible discipline (Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Philosophy, or Political Science).

ETS Cares Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 27, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in New Jersey who can provide evidence of significant challenge(s)/hardship(s).

AHEPA Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to active members of the AHEPA Family OR is of Hellenic descent and OR Phil-Hellene who is the son or daughter of a member in good standing. Applicant must be a graduating high school student or current undergraduate or graduate student.

American Wine Society Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Wine Society Educational Foundation (AWSEF)
Amount: $3,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time graduate students who have completed at least one semester in a graduate program leading to an M.S., Ph.D., or equivalent in enology, viticulture, or health aspects of wine.

Army Nurse Corps Association (ANCA) Scholarship
Sponsor: Army Nurse Corps Association
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in an accredited baccalaureate or advanced degree nursing or nurse anesthesia program who are serving or have previously served in any branch of a component of the U.S. Army. Applicant must not currently be receiving funding by a component of the U.S. Army and have received an Honorable Discharge (if applicable).

Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship
Sponsor: Automotive Aftermarket
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled or planning to enroll as a full-time student in a two or four-year college or an ASE/NATEF certified post-secondary automotive, collision repair, or heavy-duty program.

Barbara Rhomberg Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: B4 Brands
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate nursing students working towards an associates or bachelor’s degree. Applicant must be a non-traditional student, defined as a student who did not immediately continue their education after high school (at least a three-year gap between high school and enrollment in a college or university).

Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The National Children’s Cancer Society
Amount: $3,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to childhood cancer survivors under the age of 25 and diagnosed before the age of 18 with a cancer or a high grade or anaplastic brain tumor. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and accepted into a post-secondary school in the fall 2020.

Catherine T. Murray Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Ocean State Center for Independent Living
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current students who are Rhode Island residents with a significant disability.

Foster Care to Success Scholarships
Sponsor: Foster Care to Success
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have been in public or private foster care for the 12 consecutive months leading up to and including their 18th birthday; or have been adopted or placed into legal guardianship after their 16th birthday; or have been orphaned for at least one year at the time of their 18th birthday and not subsequently adopted. Applicant must be under the age of 25 and have been accepted into or expect to be accepted into an accredited, Pell-eligible college for undergraduate study.

Make Sense Foundation Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: The Make Sense Foundation
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020 extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to females living in the United States who are preparing to enter college in the fall. Applicant must submit a completed application, personal essay, and two references.

Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest
Sponsor: U.S. Naval Institute | Mine Warfare Association
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Contest is open to all persons eligible for membership in the Institute. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to naval mine warfare.

NEWH | Los Angeles Founding Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – Los Angeles Founding Chapter
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in Los Angeles, Southern California and zip codes 90000-93500. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)

Old School Labs Scholarship
Sponsor: Old School Labs
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 15, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current high school (or home-schooled) students attending a school in the U.S. who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic year and is planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. Applicant must submit a video on a given topic related to health and fitness.

UNCF/Best Buy Scholars Program
Sponsor: UNCF | Best Buy
Amount: Up to $20,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are African Americans with intentions to enroll full-time as a freshman at a HBCU. Applicant must have interest in one of the following majors: business, information technology, finance, data sciences, communications or marketing. Preference will be given to students who enroll at Central State University, Howard University, University of District of Columbia or Wilberforce University. Preference will also be given to students who are active high school participants in a Best Buy Teen Tech Center or key non-profit partner. The selection process will focus first on students from Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri or Ohio.

USPC Scholarships
Sponsor: United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Applicant must be an active Pony Club member who is currently enrolled in (or been accepted to) an institution of higher education. Multiple scholarships opportunities available.

Guadalupe A. Reyes Scholarship
Sponsor: Fiesta del Sol
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: March 27, 2020extended to May 8, 2020
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).

Advancing Agricultural Science Opportunities for Native Americans (AASONA) Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American students who are pursuing agriculture related STEM degrees during the upcoming academic year.

AISES 3M Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society | 3M
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American undergraduate students for the 2020-2021 academic year who will be studying any STEM degree.

AISES Aristocrat-VGT Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society | VGT
Amount: UP to $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American undergraduate and graduate students who are studying in a field related to casino gaming (software development, technology, supply chain, etc.)

AISES Chevron Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society | Chevron
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Nativen American undergraduate and graduate students who are studying Computer Science or IT, Earth Science, Engineering, Health Environment and Safety, or Naval Architecture.

AISES Intel Growing The Legacy Scholarship Program
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society | Intel
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American undergraduate and graduate students who are studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Mechnical Engineering.

APWU Scholarships
Sponsor: American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO
Amount: Up to $8,000 ($2,000 annually)
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to May 31, 2020
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors who are children or grandchildren (including stepchildren or legally adopted children) of an active member, Retirees Department member, or deceased member of the American Postal Workers Union.

Tom Cory Scholarship
Sponsor: Architectural Precast Association
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to June 5, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to current undergraduate and graduate students who are in pursuit for an architectural degree. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and must be involved in activities related to the architectural field.

Worthy Goal Scholarship
Sponsor: International Food Service Executives Association (IFSEA)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: March 20, 2020extended to June 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students who are enrolled or accepted as a full-time student in a food service-related major.

AMS Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Air & Waste Management Association: Allegheny Mountain Section
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2020extended to June 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students currently enrolled or high school students accepted for full-time enrollment in a four-year college or university program in Western Pennsylvania or West Virginia, which will lead to a career in the environmental fields.

Que Llueva Café Scholarship
Sponsor: Chicano Organizing and Research in Education (CORE)
Amount: $500
Closing Date: March 14, 2020extended to July 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school, college bound, undocumented students of Chicano/Latino descent. Applicant must demonstrate financial need.

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