Major-specific Scholarships

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You’re lucky if you’ve known what you’ve wanted to be since you started high school. Maybe even before. A writer, an artist, an engineer, a teacher, a musician, a nurse, or a lawyer. What makes you lucky is that by knowing what you want to major in enables you to apply for many scholarships. Many universities, colleges, and organizations award scholarships to students pursuing a specific major. Extra money, that is, to ease the financial burden of college. If you know your field of study, you can use that information to search for a major-specific scholarship on Unigo. By searching the scholarship directory, you can find tons of scholarships related to your field of study. And even if you’re still undecided on what major you want to study, a peek at the scholarship opportunities may give you the direction you’re looking for. Check it out!

Warner Norcross & Judd Law School and Paralegal Scholarship

This award is available for minority students in Michigan who are pursuing a higher education in law. Applicants may be undergraduates studying to become a paralegal or legal secretary, or graduate students at an accredited law school in the United States.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Llewellyn L. Cayvan String Instrument Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are studying the violin, viola, violon, cello, or the bass viol.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Virginia Valk Fehsenfeld Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Kent County undergraduate students who are majoring in dietetics, nutrition, education, or general human services. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher and demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Guy D. & Mary Edith Halladay Music Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. students who are residents of Kent County, Michigan. Applicants must be majoring in music at the undergraduate or graduate level and maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Violet Wondergem Health Science Scholarship

This scholarship is available for residents of Kent and Ottowa counties in Michigan who are majoring in a medical field at any college or university in the state. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Ladies Literary Club Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. students residing in Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon, Allegan, Montcalm or Barry counties in Michigan. Applicants must be majoring in literature, must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Economic Club of Grand Rapids Scholarship

This award is available for undergraduate students residing in Kent or Ottawa County, Michigan. Applicants must be majoring in business, must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Peggy (Kommer) Novosad Scholarship

This scholarship is available for residents of Kent County, Michigan who have graduated, or are about to graduate with an undergraduate degree from Grand Valley State University or Michigan State University. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and plan to enroll in a Michigan college or university graduate program.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Dr. Noyes L. Avery, Jr. & Ann E. Avery Scholarship

This award is available for residents of Kent County, Michigan who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in medical studies. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids Minority Scholarship

This award is available for minority undergraduate students who are majoring in visual or performing arts. Applicants must be residents of Kent County, Michigan, and must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

John T. & Frances J. Maghielse Scholarship

This award is available for undergraduate residents of Kent County, Michigan who are pursuing a major in education. Applicants must be enrolled at a college or university in Michigan, must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Paul Collins Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are residents of Kent County, Michigan. Applicants must be studying applied or fine art at one of the following local colleges: Aquinas, Calvin, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids Community College, or Kendall. Selection is based on academic performance and demonstrated financial need.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 1
2020