Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Friday, January 22, 2016

Awarded By

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

Award Amount

Each scholarship covers eligible expenses for tuition, fees, books, and room and board, up to a maximum of $7,500 annually. Scholarship monies not used during one academic year are not transferable to the succeeding academic year. Junior-level scholarship recipients are eligible for a maximum of two years of scholarship support, and senior-level scholarship recipients are eligible for a maximum of one year of scholarship support.


Approximately 300 awards offered annually. The number of scholarships to be awarded per state will depend on the number and qualifications of the nominees. The awards will be given to two groups of students: those who will be college juniors and those who will be college seniors in the upcoming academic year.

Deadline Info

The application deadline has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to be the same as last year. The date shown here is tentative based on last year’s deadline date. Please check back i ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.