Kennesaw State University Office of Student Financial Aid.


External Scholarship Information

This list of external scholarships has been compiled by the Office of Student Financial Aid. The information contained on the list has been provided by various scholarship providers. All of the products, services and resources listed below are completely independent of Kennesaw State University and the University System of Georgia. KSU is not involved in the selection process in any way.

12 Keys Rehab Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • U.S. resident

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

12keysrehab

AAE Scholarship (Association of Energy Engineers)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Majoring in energy management or energy engineering

Deadline

April 10

How to Apply

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A Better America Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal citizen of the U.S., or have a valid green card
  • International students studying in the U.S. are eligible, but they will have to demonstrate their intention to stay in the country after graduation and see through their change-making agenda
  • Must be currently enrolled at an accredited university
  • High school seniors are eligible to apply.

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Adobo Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal U.S. resident
  • Must be currently enrolled

Deadline

September 1 for the Fall award

January 31 for the Spring award

How to Apply

adobo

A Place for Mom Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Majoring in gerontology, long term care administration, social work, medicine, nursing, sociology, psychology, PT/OT, or speech pathology

Deadline

April 15

How to Apply

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Accountemps and AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance

Eligibility Requirements

  • Pursuing a degree in an accounting or business
  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

May 1

How to Apply

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AES Engineers Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Awarded on the basis of character

Deadline

October 6

How to Apply

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. – Educational Advancement Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

akaeaf

American Association of University Women (AAUW – Cobb County Branch)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Female applicants only
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Currently enrolled
  • Must have completed at least one semester

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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American Chemical Society Scholars Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or chemically related degree program
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident
  • Racial/ethnic minority
  • Demonstrated financial need

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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American Residential Warranty Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.

Deadline

December 15

How to Apply

American Residential Warranty

Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be Female
  • Senior year of undergraduate degree or graduate student
  • Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical Field Major
  • Full-time Enrollment
  • Minimum GPA: 3.5

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Army Emergency Relief (AER)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Scholarships awarded to spouses and dependent children of soldiers
  • Full-time students pursuing their first undergraduate degree
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Army ROTC

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S citizen
  • Between ages 17 and 26
  • Have a high school diploma or the equivalent
  • Score minimum of 920 on the SAT or 19 on the ACT
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on active duty or in a reserve component

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Asbestos.com Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full-time enrollment
  • undergraduate or graduate students
  • Minimum age: 18

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

Asbestos

ASCO Numatics Engineering College Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full-time enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program in engineering or related field
  • Must have completed sophomore year in a bachelor’s program
  • Minimum GPA: 3.2
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal U.S. resident

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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AT&T Scholars Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Earned a Technical College System of GA Associate Degree
  • Degree must be from either: Aerospace, Agribusiness, Energy & Environment, Healthcare & Eldercare, Life Sciences or Logistics and Transportation
  • Graduated with a GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Admitted and committed to enroll in one of the USG colleges or universities

Deadline

October 15

How to Apply

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Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarshp

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have been or be an athlete at the high school or college level
  • Must be a current college student or high school senior entering college
  • Must be enrolled full-time

Deadline

May 1

How to Apply

athnet

Atlanta Chapter of AFCEA

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizen
  • Full-time undergraduate attending a four year college or university in metro Atlanta or North Georgia
  • Majoring in science, engineering, mathematics, international affairs, public policy, or information technology

Deadline

April 8

How to Apply

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Bank of America Joe Martin Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Dependent of an associate who has been employed by Bank of America for at least 1 year. Dependents of deceased, disabled, or retired associates also are eligible
  • Enrolled in degree seeking program
  • Award based on academic achievement, leadership, contributions to school and community, character, and financial need

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Blaze Wifi Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizen or a permanent legal resident
  • Must be high school senior or attending a post-secondary institute
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00

Deadline

May 30

How to Apply

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Brickhouse Security

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be individual, spouse or dependent of a former or currently employed uniformed peace office in the U.S. who was wounded, disabled or suffered serious injury in the line of duty.
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00
  • High school graduate or current college student
  • U.S. citizen

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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BrokerFish Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full-time enrollment
  • Undergraduate students in any major
  • any nationality is acceptable

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Bryant Surety Bonds Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Business Management Scholarships

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Cascade Healthcare Solutions

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students
  • Nursing degree
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00
  • Legal resident of the U.S. or hold a valid student visa

Deadline

August 1

How to Apply

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Christopher W. Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students
  • Majoring in criminal justice, pre-law, english, history, political science, journalism or communications

Deadline

July 31

How to Apply

christopherwkeyser

COIT Carpet Checklist Design Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. University

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

coit

Common Form - Finance or Accounting Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • High school seniors or undergraduate students
  • Finance, accounting majors, or related field
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Volunteered at a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization within the past calendar year
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

May 30

How to Apply

commonform

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

cfgreateratlanta

Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Chicago Injury Center's - Disabled Veteran Scholarships

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrollment or planning to attend an accredited college or university in the U.S
  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 2.50
  • Proof of honorable discharge

Deadline

June 1st

How to Apply

Disabled Veteran's

Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Graduate students
  • Pursuing a Master’s degree for a career in state or local government finance
  • U.S. citizen

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Provide students and recent graduates with experiences via a paid summer internship program
  • Applicants must be U.S citizens
  • Minimum GPA: 2.9

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Diversity Jobs.com

Eligibility Requirements

  • Awarding $1000 three times annually
  • Scholarships are open to diversity and minority students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Drive to Learn Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full-time enrollment
  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

March 1

How to Apply

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Dry Defender Protect Your Bed Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be a legal U.S. resident
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. University

Deadline

June 30

How to Apply

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Education-Portal.com Academic Awards

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See wwebsite for deadline

How to Apply

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Emerge Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Non-traditional female students
  • Minimum age 25
  • Resident of Georgia

Deadline

April 1

How to Apply

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Entrepreneurs Change Lives Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate
  • Business major
  • High school students who have been accepted into a college and plan to study business and/or marketing
  • Legal resident of the U.S. or hold a valid student visa
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

August 1

How to Apply

livingspinal

Fannie Wilder Educational Fund

Eligibility Requirements

  • Female
  • Resident of Georgia
  • High school seniors or undergraduate students
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5

Deadline

March 16

How to Apply

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Foreclosure.com

Eligibility Requirements

  • All current enrolled undergraduate students
  • Incoming Freshman students are eligible once they receive student ID number

Deadline

December 15

How to Apply

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Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Full-time enollment
  • Preparing for a career in state or local government finance

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

gfoa

Garden Club of Georgia, Inc., Cherokee Rose Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Graduate students majoring in historic preservation, decorative arts, environmental planning and design, historic preservation, historic architecture or landscape architecture
  • GA Resident for at least 4 years
  • Demonstrate Financial Need

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Georgia Fiscal Management Council

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full or part-time college senior, rising college senior or graduate student
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Majoring in accounting, public or business administration or finance

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

georgiafmc

Georgia Press Educational Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadlines

How to Apply

gapress

Green Home Improvement Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal U.S. residents
  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

December 15

How to Apply

homeadvisor

Health Wonk Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Master's or doctoral students
  • Majoring in medicine, public health, nursing and related fields
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Legal residents of the U.S.

Deadline

November 30

How to Apply

healthwonk

Hotels Cheap Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizens
  • Need based
  • High school students, undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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I'm In Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

December 31

How to Apply

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Information Systems and Technology Management

Eligibility Requirements

  • Pursuing a Master's degree in information systems, informatics, computer information technology, computer systems security, and technology management

Deadline

April 1

How to Apply

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iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Minimum GPA: 3.4

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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JLF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be Jewish
  • Enrolled in a program leading to a degree or professional certificate
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Live in one of JLF’s affiliated communities (FL, GA, NC, SC, VA)
  • US citizen or legal resident

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

jelf

Just Jobs Scholarship Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Awarding $2000 three times annually
  • Scholarships are open to all students
  • Full-time enrollment

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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JW Surety Bonds Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. University

Deadline

September 30

How to Apply

jwsuretybonds

Karman Healthcare Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have a mobility disability and use a wheelchair or other mobility device on a regular basis
  • Enrolled as an undergraduate or in the final year of high school
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5

Deadline

September 1

How to Apply

karmenhealthcare

Korean American Scholarship Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Students with a Korean heritage (direct descendents of Korean War Veterans)
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00
  • Currently enrolled or high school seniors 

Deadline

May 31

How to Apply

Chu Family Foundation
(Click on link to request scholarship application)

LatPro.com

Eligibility Requirements

  • Awarding $2000 three times annually
  • Scholarships are open to all Hispanic and Bilingual students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

learn.latpro

Life Foundation (Life Lessons Scholarship)

Eligibility Requirements

  • College & college bound students
  • Ages 17-24
  • Suffered the death of a parent or guardian

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

lifehappens

Logomaker Scholarship Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

logomaker

Mark A. Forester Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

December 31

How to Apply

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Marietta Kiwanis Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

March 31

How to Apply

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Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund (MMMF)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadlines

How to Apply

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Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in a degree program at an accredited American institute

Deadline

January 15

How to Apply

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Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • U.S. citizen
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Students who have battled cancer at any point in their lives (not limited to mesothelioma) or those who have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend that has battled or is currently fighting cancer
  • Must be in academic "Good Standing"
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

Mesothelioma

Military Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Military students currently enrolled or
  • Students with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces

Deadline

December 31

How to Apply

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Mind the Gap Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Graduate students
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university

Deadline

May 31

How to Apply

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Minority Student Opportunities

Eligibility Requirements

  • Various opportunities for minority students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

minority

NAACP

Eligibility Requirements

  • Member of NAACP
  • Various scholarship opportunities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

uncf

National Federation of the Blind

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be legally blind in both eyes
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Studying in a post-secondary course of study in a degree program
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Must participate in the entire NFB convention and all its scheduled scholarship activities

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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National Research Associateship Awards

Eligibility Requirements

  • Postdoctoral and senior research associateship awards to postdoctoral and senior scientists and engineers

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Online Master's Degree Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full or part-time students
  • Pursuing an online Masters level degree

Deadline

April 1

How to Apply

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Order Sons of Italy in America

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizens of Italian descent
  • Undergraduate or graduate students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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PetPlan Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate students or students in Veterinary school
  • Minimum GPA: 3.5
  • Minimum age: 18

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

PetPlan

Pruitt Cares Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Residents of Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina or Florida
  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Nursing, pharmacy or rehab majors who are dedicated to helping those in hospice
    or long term care
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

August 31

How to Apply

PruittCaresFoundation

Rockdale Retired Educators Association

Eligibility Requirements

  • Graduate from a Rockdale County High school
  • Teacher Education major
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must have completed at least one year of college and be able to provide transcript

Deadline

March 31

How to Apply

Contact Kathy Voshall
(Click on link to request scholarship application)

Sixt Rent A Car

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum GPA: 3.5
  • Current high school seniors planning on enrolling at an accredited institution

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Software Providers Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • U.S. resident
  • Full-time enrollment

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Solutionreach.com

Eligibility Requirements

  • Current undergraduate students - must have at least 9 credit hours completed
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

solutionreach

Spokeo Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the United States
  • Minimum GPA: 3.00
  • Incoming freshmen or currently enrolled students

Deadline

July 1

How to Apply

Spokeo

SunTrust

Eligibility Requirements

  • High school seniors or current undergraduate students

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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SuretyBonds.com

Eligibility Requirements

  • Students with small business experience
  • Full-time enrollment

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must have a declared major or biology, chemistry, biochemistry or a related life science field
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

December 29

How to Apply

Thermo Scientific

Travel Nursing.org

Eligibility Requirements

  • Full-time enrollment
  • Medical related program
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. resident
  • 16 years or older
  • Attending or accepted to a federally accredited four year college, university or graduate program
  • Must be involved within your community

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

trufit

Ty Cobb Educational Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate with minimum of 30 semester credits
  • GA Resident
  • Financial need
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

tycobbfoundation

Tylenol Future Care Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Pursuing a health-related career

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

tylenol

US Bank

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizen or permanent legal residents of the U.S.
  • High school seniors or college undergraduate students
  • Minimum GPA: 3.2

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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USPostmail.org Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • U.S. resident

Deadline

April 15

How to Apply

USPostmail

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • A current active-duty service member
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces
  • Spouse of a service member or veteran
  • Surviving spouse or child of a fallen service member
  • Child of a service member or veteran
  • Must display financial need
  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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Webucator Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Full-time enrollment
  • Has completed at least one computer science class with a minimum grade of 3.4
  • Plans of taking at least one computer science class in the upcoming school year
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

Webucator

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Eligibility Requirements

  • U.S. citizens
  • Undergraduate students must apply as rising seniors
  • Graduate applicants must be seeking admission to a two-year master's degree program in the Fall of 2015
  • Majoring in programs relevant to: international affairs, political and economic analysis, administration, management and science policy.
  • All ethnic, racial and social backgrounds who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career with the U.S. Department of State are encouraged to apply

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

WoodrowWilson

Xero

Eligibility Requirements

  • Accounting or finance majors
  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be enrolled full-time
  • U.S. citizen
  • Minimum GPA: 3.5

Deadline

See website for deadline

How to Apply

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