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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!

Iowa Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program

This award is available to Iowa educators who are teaching in a shortage subject area, as designated by the Iowa Department of Education. The award is in the form of forgiveness of the recipient's outstanding student loan debt.

Total: $4000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  November 15
2019

Kentucky Early Childhood Development Scholarship

This award is available to Kentucky resident students who are pursuing a degree or certificate in early childhood education at an eligible postsecondary institution in Kentucky. The student must be employed in an eligible capacity in the early childhood education field.

Total: $1800 Awards:  585
Deadline:  November 15
2019

APSA Minority Fellows Program

This award is available for African American, Asian Pacific American, Latino, and Native American U.S. citizens who are enrolled or planning to enroll in a Ph.D. program for political science.

Total: $2000 Awards:  17
Deadline:  November 15
2019

Best Master of Science in Nursing Degrees Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who are pursuing a master's degree in nursing. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  November 15
2019

E.J. Sierleja Memorial Fellowship

This award is for graduate students with a grade point average of 3.4 or higher who are planning a career in rail transportation, are Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers members, and plan to graduate after May/June 2019.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 15
2019

CISE Undergraduate Scholarship

This award is for current undergraduate students who are majoring in industrial engineering, have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher, have a graduation date after May/June 2019, and are members of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers. Students may attend a college in the U.S. or U.S. territories, Canada or Mexico.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 15
2019

Dwight D. Gardner Scholarship

This award is for current undergraduate students who are majoring in industrial engineering, have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher, and are members of the Institute of Industrial Engineers.

Total: $3000 Awards:  11
Deadline:  November 15
2019

Harold and Inge Marcus Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in industrial engineering, have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher and are members of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers.

Total: $1000 Awards:  11
Deadline:  November 15
2019

United Parcel Service Scholarship for Minority Students

This award is for minority undergraduate students who have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher and are members of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE). The student must major in industrial engineering and may attend an institution in the U.S., its territories, Canada or Mexico.

Total: $4000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  November 15
2019

Marvin Mundel Memorial Scholarship

This award is for college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher and are members of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers. The student must major in industrial engineering and may attend an institution in the U.S., its territories, Canada or Mexico.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 15
2019

United Parcel Service Scholarship for Female Students

Female members of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE) who are pursuing a course of study in industrial engineering and have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher are eligible for this award. Students may attend a college in the U.S., its territories, Canada, or Mexico.

Total: $4000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 15
2019

IISE Presidents Scholarship

This award is for current U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in industrial engineering, have a grade point average of 3.4 or higher, and are members of the Institute of Industrial Engineers.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 15
2019