‘Signal Grace’ Scholarship Essay Contest

This essay contest is open to U.S. high school and college students who submit an essay on the book “Signal Grace” by T.M. Yates. Students must attend a U.S. institution, except for students residing in or attending school in Rhode Island.

Maria A. Sciara Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international high school seniors who reside in Nassau or Suffolk counties in New York and aspire to be teachers. Students must reside or have resided with a parent or guardian who is a survivor or victim of cancer (other than breast cancer). Those aspiring to become teachers will be given extra consideration for this scholarship but pursuing an education to become an educator IS NOT required to apply.

Toyota/UNCF Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. college freshmen who are enrolled at selected HBCUs in an eligible major. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Evelyn & Bernard J. Zucker Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and adult students entering their freshman year who reside in the Connecticut Community Foundation’s 21-town service area. Students must have a grade point average of B- or higher and must major in the humanities.

John L. and Jeanne C. Hughes Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and adult students entering their freshman year who reside in the Connecticut Community Foundation’s 21-town service area. Students must have a grade point average of B- or higher and must plan to pursue a bachelor of arts degree (i.e., liberal arts).

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program – Teacher Credential Program Category

This scholarship is open to California students who are pursuing a teaching credential program; undergraduate students and re-entry professionals are both eligible, and undergraduate students may be enrolled in an education major. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Jill Biden Scholarship – Biden Breast Health Initiative

This scholarship is open to Delaware resident high school seniors who are graduating from a Delaware high school and plan to pursue a career in healthcare or education. Students must have a low to moderate income and be active in community service.

Missouri State University Inclusive Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who plan to enter Missouri State University as freshmen and pursue a major leading to a bachelor’s degree in education or music education. Students must rank in the top 50 percent of their class or have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must have demonstrated leadership in multicultural school or community activities or organizations.

Trinity College of Vermont Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to Vermont undergraduate students who are seeking a degree in education or social work and who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must demonstrate financial need and community involvement and/or service.

Senator James M. Jeffords Endowed Scholarship to Honor Mary Jeffords Mills

This scholarship is open to high school seniors who reside in Rutland County, Vermont, or attend a Rutland County high school (preference given to students who attend Rutland High School). Students must seek an undergraduate degree in education, and must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need.