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No matter how you say it — beca, stipendium, bourse, borsa di studio — scholarships can help students pay for college or grad school, and this list of scholarships is just for those that plan to pursue a degree in a foreign language. If you plan to study a foreign language, careers in government, tourism, education, translation, and more are just a few options available after graduation. So, whether it’s Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, German, French, or Italian, foreign language majors should first start their search for free college money with this directory of scholarships. For an even more personalized directory of awards, create a free Unigo profile to receive a custom list of scholarships that you qualify for based on your school, demographics, interests, club associations, and more!

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.

Total: $3000 Awards:  25
Deadline:  January 30
2020

Missouri State University Inclusive Excellence Leadership Scholarship & Recognition Award

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who plan to enroll at Missouri State University as incoming freshmen. Students must: rank in the top 50 percent of their class or have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher; and have demonstrated leadership in multicultural school or community activities or organizations. Students with disabilities and/or historically underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

Total: $5000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  January 30
2020

Billy Brockmann Memorial Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. and international students who are residents of the following Illinois counties: Bond, Clinton, DeWitt, Madison, McLean, Peoria, St. Claire, Tazewell, Woodford. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and plan to study medicine, engineering, or education (teaching).

Total: $1300 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Bob and Jan Jones Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of one of the eligible Midwestern states. Students must major in education and have a grade point average of 2.5-3.5.

Total: $750 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Brenda and Wilbur West Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of select Georgia and Tennessee counties and attend a college/university in Tennessee. Students must major in business or education, and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Carol Murphy Memorial Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are 25 years of age or older and residents of Indiana, Missouri, and Texas. Students must major in business or education, and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Denton Family Honorarium Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who attend Grand Canyon University in Arizona and are Arizona residents. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, and pursue a degree in nursing.

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Elsie and Jay Vogler Memorial Teaching Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international students who are residents of Michigan or Arizona. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and major in education (i.e., teaching).

Total: $600 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Hope Baney Memorial Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international residents of Oregon who plan to attend a college or university in Oregon and major in teaching/education. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Jerry & Judith Huntley Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international residents of Clackamas, Douglas, or Malheur County, Oregon, who are majoring in teaching at any Oregon college or university. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $800 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

LaVerne 'Bun' Young Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are attending Southern Oregon University or Rogue Community College and majoring in education/teaching, nursing, or any medical field. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020

Olive Griffith Memorial Endowment Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of Montana and attend college in Montana. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and major in education.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2020