Major-specific Scholarships

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This full list of major-specific scholarships is a great place to start — whether you are entering college undecided or know exactly what your future career should be. This Scholarship Directory gives you an idea of available financial aid based on a chosen majors to help you either make a decision on what to study or perhaps find even more ways to help fund your college education.

ATCA Non-Employee Student (Category B) Scholarship

Undergraduate students enrolled in six or more credit hours with a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed are eligible for this award. Students must be enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to obtain a bachelor's degree in an aviation-related field.

Total: $2500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Gabe A. Hartl (Category A) Scholarship

Undergraduate students enrolled in six or more credit hours with a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed are eligible for this award. Students must be enrolled or accepted in a two-year or greater air traffic control program at an institution appproved and/or listed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

Total: $2500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Johnson & Johnson/AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Program

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are pursuing a master's or doctoral degree in nursing and are members of an underrepresented minority group. Students must commit to serve as nursing faculty for one year for each year of scholarship funding provided.

Total: $18000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Wells Fargo American Indian Scholarship

This award is for U.S. college juniors and seniors and graduate/professional students who are of Native American or Alaskan Native descent and pursuing a degree in fields relating to banking, resort management, gaming operations, management and administration (including accounting, finance, information technology and human resources). Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demostrated financial need.

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Puget Sound Welding Society Scholarships

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students who reside in the Puget Sound area of Washington. Applicants must be pursuing education to further a career in welding.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Audria M. Edwards Scholarship

This award is available for students who self-identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender or are the children of gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender persons who reside in Oregon or southwest Washington. Applicants must plan to enroll in an undergraduate program and demonstrate financial need.

Total: $1500 Awards:  5
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Hawaii High School Humanitarian Scholarship

This award is available for high school seniors in Hawaii who demonstrate a commitment to community service. Click here to learn more and to apply today!

Total: $1 Awards:  5000
Deadline:  May 1
2019

FBEF Forgivable Loan Scholarship

This loan forgiveness program is available for Florida college juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are attending an eligible college. Students must major in a banking-related field, such as business, economics, finance, accounting, business administration, business management, marketing, or human resources and must maintain a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Students who have already worked in Florida banking for five years or more can apply for grant funding at the freshmen and sop...

Total: $5000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Educators for Maine Program

This forgivable loan program is available to Maine graduating high school seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students who are pursuing initial certification as a teacher, including speech pathology or child care provider qualifications. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  83
Deadline:  May 1
2019

FFGC Scholarship

This award is for U.S. high school seniors, college sophomores/juniors/seniors, and graduate students who are majoring in agriculture, botany, city planning, conservation, ecology, forestry, horticulture, landscape design/architecture, or a related field. The student must be a resident of Florida and attend a Florida college, and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  16
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Byron Hanke Fellowship

This fellowship is available for graduate students who are willing to participate in a fellowship project addressing management, institutions, organization and administration, public policy, or architecture, as well as political, economic, social, and intellectual trends in community association housing.

Total: $4000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 1
2019

KHEAA Teacher Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Kentucky undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing an initital teacher certification. Priority is given to Juniors, seniors, and graduate level students.

Total: $5000 Awards:  650
Deadline:  May 1
2019