Scholarships

Scholarships

Jefferson Scholarship
$293,000
Developing leaders for a self-governing people is at the heart of what we do. Since 1980, the Jefferson Scholarship Program has been cultivating outstanding undergraduate students, providing them with the financial support to pursue their passions and develop their talents for the good of the University and beyond. The mission of the Jefferson Scholars Foundation is to benefit the University of Virginia by identifying, attracting, and nur­turing individuals of extraordinary intellectual range and depth who possess the highest concomitant qualities of leadership, scholar­ship, and citizenship. Students who wish to be considered for a Jefferson Scholarship nomination but do not attend...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
Robertson Scholars
$240,000
Students who have not yet matriculated to any university apply for The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program using the High School Application. The High School Application is for students of all nationalities or citizenship with the exception of New Zealand. The application opens annually on the 15th of August and is due on the 15th of November. The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program welcomes applications from International students. There is one application for all High School students regardless of nationality or citizenship. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure they are able to obtain a VISA to study in the...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2021
Act Six Indianapolis
$195,000
Indianapolis's only full-tuition, full-need scholarship. Act Six brings together diverse, multicultural cadres of young people who want to use their college education to make a difference on campus and in their communities. Eligibility STUDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY IF THEY: A) Love your community and want to use your college education to make a difference as a leader on campus and at home; B) Will graduate from high school in 2022, or previously graduated in 2021 or 2020; C) Are not currently enrolled at a four-year college (students at two-year colleges may apply); D) Live in one of our seven...
Deadline
Nov 02, 2021
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program
$160,000
The Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is the largest undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. In addition to the monetary award, Cooke Scholars receive comprehensive educational advising, significant cohort-based programming, and graduate school funding, as well as a thriving network of nearly 3,000 fellow Cooke Scholars and alumni. Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student's educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well...
Deadline
Nov 18, 2021
Furman Merit Based Scholarships
$140,000
Merit-based scholarships support students who show great potential to make a positive impact on the Furman community. In awarding merit-based scholarships, we consider: A) GPA B) Strength of curriculum C) Test scores (if submitted) D) Essay E) Co-curricular activities Your application for admission also serves as your application for merit-based scholarships. 1) James B. Duke Scholarships Duke Scholarships are Furman's most prestigious academic awards, given each year to incoming students in recognition of their exceptional academic accomplishments as well as significant leadership, service and co-curricular involvement. These awards go to our most outstanding applicants–typically the top one or two percent...
Deadline
Jan 15, 2022
Vilas Scholarship
$128,000
The Vilas Scholarship is an $128,000 scholarship ($32,000 per year) awarded to domestic students who want to complete a St. Lawrence University liberal arts education as preparation for a career in business. The Vilas Scholarship was established in 1976 by the Bodman Foundation of New York City to honor Homer A. Vilas, Class of 1913. Homer Vilas was a successful Wall Street financier, corporate director and businessman during his life. He also was a generous benefactor to many non-profit organizations, including his alma mater, St. Lawrence University. The scholarship assists students financially, but also guides Vilas Scholars as they establish...
Deadline
Jan 11, 2022
Flinn Scholarship
$120,000
The Flinn Scholarship isn't about what you get. It's about who you become and the impact you make. With the world-class education made possible by the Flinn Scholarship, you can become an agent of discovery, creativity and leadership who will make a difference. The Flinn Scholarship-valued at more than $120,000-covers tuition, fees, housing, and meals at one of Arizona's public universities, plus study abroad. Each year, about 20 top Arizona high-school seniors are chosen to learn from amazing faculty, business leaders, and civic innovators and join a vibrant, eclectic community-including a powerful alumni network. What's the Flinn Scholar blueprint? There...
Deadline
Sep 27, 2021
Park Scholarships
$107,000
If you believe you're qualified for the Park Scholarships based on our selection criteria of scholarship, leadership, service, and character, we welcome you to apply! The application processes for Park Scholarships and NC State undergraduate admissions are separate, so be sure to follow the instructions below. By November 1: A) Apply for undergraduate admission to NC State. B) Complete the Park Scholarships application, which is housed in a Park Scholarships portal. To access this, you must either be endorsed by your high school (by October 15) or you must self-endorse. Explanations of each endorsement method appear near the bottom of...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2021
Thiel Fellowship
$100,000
Founded by technology entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel in 2011, the Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program for young people who want to build new things. Thiel Fellows skip or stop out of college to receive a $100,000 grant and support from the Thiel Foundation's network of founders, investors, and scientists. What is the Fellowship? The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year, $100,000 grant for young people who want to build new things instead of sit in a classroom. How does the grant work? Fellows receive $100,000, spread out over two years. We do not take equity in your company. How...
Deadline
Dec 31, 2021
Cincinnatus Scholarship Program
$94,000
The cornerstone scholarship program for incoming freshmen to the University of Cincinnati is Cincinnatus. The brightest and most promising prospective freshmen in all academic disciplines are selected to receive renewable awards totaling more than $22 million in University of Cincinnati four-year scholarships. To be considered for awards, incoming freshmen with a strong high school record must have a complete application for admission (the Common Application* including UC-specific areas, high school-submitted transcript, and official test scores sent directly from testing agencies) by December 1st of their senior year. Eligible Cincinnatus scholars will be determined by academic program.
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
Donaghey Scholars Program
$90,000
The Donaghey Scholars Honors Program is open to all majors at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. With a generous financial package, interdisciplinary core curriculum, study abroad, and supportive community, the Donaghey Scholars Honors Program offers a distinctive learning environment for undergraduate studies. The program virtually replaces the University's core courses with an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking through the reading of primary texts, writing, and discussion. As the campus-wide honors program, the Donaghey Scholars Honors Program builds a strong foundation for students to pursue their major areas of study at UA Little Rock. This is a highly...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Morehead-Cain Scholarship
$80,000
We seek driven, courageous, and inquisitive leaders eager to embrace new and unknown experiences. In return, we provide life-changing opportunities. We offer you the freedom to chart your own course. We set your potential free. Are you willing to commit yourself to superior effort, industry, and responsibility? Are you ready to add your mark to the Morehead-Cain legacy? The benefits of making such a commitment are practically limitless. Who We Are The first merit scholarship program established in the United States. Founded at the first public university in the United States. The first to envision and implement a strategic summer...
Deadline
Oct 15, 2021
Whitinger Scholars Program
$74,356
The Whitinger Scholarship is the signature scholarship of the Honors College and the most prestigious scholarship awarded by Ball State. It supplements Ball State's Presidential Scholarship to provide full tuition and required fees plus on-campus room and board for eight new Honors College students of exceptional potential each year. This award honors Dr. Ralph J. Whitinger, a 1929 graduate who served many years as the first president of the Ball State University Foundation. AWARD AMOUNT This scholarship covers full tuition (in-state or out-of-state), mandatory fees (those which apply automatically to all students), and on-campus room and board (a typical DeHority...
Deadline
Nov 16, 2021
Terry Foundation Freshman Scholarship
$70,000
The Terry Freshman Scholarship, known as the Terry Traditional Scholarship, is awarded to Texas high school seniors who have been accepted for admission to one of the Terry-affiliated public universities in Texas. Affiliated Universities The University of Texas- Austin Texas A&M University University of Houston Texas State University The University of Texas- Dallas The University of Texas- San Antonio Texas Tech University University of North Texas Texas Woman's University Texas A&M University- Galveston Sam Houston State University The University of Texas- Arlington The University of Texas- El Paso What are the qualifications for Freshman Applicants? A) Demonstrated financial need (as...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
Albright Scholarships
$60,000
High achieving students with demonstrated leadership and commitment to service add to the Albright community in significant ways. To reward those students for their good work, Albright offers a variety of Scholarships and Awards. All Scholarships and Awards are renewable in each semester of a student's four-year degree as long as the student remains in good academic standing and in compliance with Albright's Student Code of Conduct. All students who apply by April 30 will automatically be considered for the scholarships and awards listed below. Winners of scholarships and awards will be notified at the time of acceptance, or soon...
Deadline
Apr 30, 2022
National Scholars Award
$60,000
The UA National Merit Scholarship award packages below include the college-sponsored, corporate-sponsored, or National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC)-sponsored awards. Students must respond to NMSC requests to accept these awards. A) Arizona Scholars: $15,000 per academic year + one-time $1,500 Study Abroad Award B) Non-Arizona Scholars: $30,000 per academic year + one-time $1,500 Study Abroad Award Availability Four consecutive years (8 semesters total) for fall and spring semesters only; based on academic year renewal requirements. Students who complete their undergraduate degree in less than 8 consecutive semesters may use the remaining semester(s) toward graduate or Pharmacy school costs at UA in...
Deadline
May 02, 2022
Scholarship Buddy California
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for California High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a California high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus is required...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Scholarship Buddy Florida
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for Florida High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a Florida high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus is required...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Scholarship Buddy Texas
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for Texas High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a Texas high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus is required...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Scholarship Buddy New York
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for New York High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a New York high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Scholarship Buddy Georgia
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for Georgia High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a Georgia high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus is required...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Scholarship Buddy Illinois
$51,000
Eligibility Criteria for Illinois High School Students and College Students A) Be in undergraduate studies or in your final year of uninterrupted full-time studies in a Illinois high school. B) Present a minimum cumulative average of 75%. C) Be at least 16 years of age by September 1st of the following year. D) Students who graduated this year and are currently taking a gap year are also eligible to apply. Receiving the Award Successful recipients will receive notification in the summer prior to their first year of study. Requirements Full-time enrollment of 15 college-level credit hours on campus is required...
Deadline
Sep 30, 2021
Burger King Scholars Program
$50,000
Created in memory of BURGER KING Co-founder James "Jim" W. McLamore, the BURGER KING Scholars program has awarded $35 million in scholarships to more than 33,000 high school students, BK employees and their families across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico since 2000. In 2018 alone, the Foundation awarded $3.7 million to more than 3,400 students in North America. Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service. The...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2021
Rhodes Scholarships
$50,000
The Rhodes Scholarship application is available each year in early July. The application deadline is 11:59 PM U.S. Eastern Time on the first Wednesday of October each year. District receptions and interviews are held annually on the Friday and Saturday preceding the Thanksgiving holiday. District Secretaries will notify candidates regarding interview status at differing intervals, but in all cases no later than two weeks prior to the interviews. Election announcements are made at the conclusion of the Saturday interviews. For those contemplating application, rules and requirements will generally remain similar from year to year. At the time of application, an...
Deadline
Oct 06, 2021
Sachs Undergraduate Scholarships
$50,000
The Sachs Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship application is available to Colorado High School seniors planning to pursue their undergraduate degree beginning in the autumn of 2021, Sachs Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship grants are typically awarded in the amount of $10,000 to $12,500 per year for four years of study ($40,000 to $50,000 total award) and can be applied to any accredited institution where a student is enrolled full-time. All students who fit the below criteria are encouraged to apply using the link at the bottom of the page. Applications are only available between January 1 through March 15. CRITERIA: In order to...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Elks Most Valuable Student Competition
$50,000
The Most Valuable Student scholarship is available to high school seniors who are United States citizens. Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks. Applications are judged on academics, leadership, service and financial need. Eligibility: A) Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. B) Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks. C) High school graduates are not eligible to apply. D) Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are submitted; permanent legal...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2021
Real World Design Challenge Scholarships
$50,000
The Real World Design Challenge (RWDC) is an annual high school competition run by a public-private partnership with the goal of sustainably increasing the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. The partners are focused on working within the context of the American educational system to transform STEM education in the United States by providing professional science and engineering and learning resources to students and teachers. The RWDC began in 2008 through a partnership between industry, government, academia, and non-profit. The partners were committed to bringing a program to schools that brought professional engineering resources into the classroom and could...
Deadline
Nov 20, 2021
Daniels Scholarship
$40,000
The Daniels Scholarship Program provides the opportunity for highly motivated students to earn a bachelor's degree that helps them build a successful career and rewarding life. Daniels Scholars® demonstrate exceptional character, leadership,and a commitment to serving their communities. Bill Daniels would also want his scholars to be proud Americans who value our free enterprise system and are prepared to give the world their very best shot. The Daniels Scholarship Program offers a four-year college scholarship that provides financial and personal support focused on helping Daniels Scholars succeed in college, and in life. The Daniels Scholarship can be used at any...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2021
Boettcher Scholarship
$40,000
We need our most dynamic thinkers, doers, and difference makers to stay in Colorado so they can positively impact their communities across our state. That was the foresight behind the Boettcher Scholarship Program when it was created more than 65 years ago. The vision continues today as our Scholars personify the promise of Colorado and potential of Coloradans. Awarded in partnership with our state's four-year, nonprofit institutions of higher education, our comprehensive Scholarship program has two models. Read on or visit here to learn more about our eligibility requirements, selection criteria, and how to apply. Beyond financial support, we provide...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2021
Sachs Foundation Graduate Scholarship
$40,000
This scholarship is ONLY available to Sachs Foundation undergraduate scholarship recipients who will, or have, received their undergraduate degree within the last three years. For former Sachs scholarship recipients pursuing their graduate degree beginning in the autumn of 2021, Sachs Foundation Graduate Scholarships are awarded in the amount of $10,000 per year for up to four years of study depending on course of study. INSTRUCTIONS: Applications will be available online through the below link between January 1st and March 15th of each year. As part of the application, you will be asked to submit the following required materials:; A) Your...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022