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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!

Glenn and Greta Snell Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. graduate students who are pursuing a career in nurse anesthetics and are residents of Kansas. The eligible schools in Kansas are Newman University or the University of Kansas Medical Center and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Hester L. Thurston Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. nursing students who are residents of Kansas and attend a college or university in Kansas. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The scholarship committee shall consider the following priorities in making scholarship recommendations to the board of trustees: Graduate and postgraduate nursing study; registered nurses pursing undergraduate degree in a formal nursing program or advanced nurse practitioner program.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

KSNA District Two Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. nursing students who are residents of Kansas and attend a Kansas college or university. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The following will receive priority consideration for this award: RNs pursuing BSNs; graduate and postgraduate nursing study; formal nursing programs - advanced registered nurse practitioner, etc.; and students enrolled in undergraduate nursing programs.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Lois Ann Newman Nursing Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. registered nurses pursuing B.S.N.s; registered nurses in B.S.N. program in private school preferred; B.S.N. nursing school students with intent to practice medical, surgical or acute care nursing; associate in nursing program with intent for gerontological nursing; registered nurses seeking certification in medical-surgical nursing by ANCC; or registered nurses seeking national conference on nursing diagnosis and/or patient quality of care focus. Students must b...

Total: $300 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Morgan-Sanders Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. registered nurses pursuing B.S.N.s; graduate students in nursing education, nursing administration, or adult education programs with priority given to master's level then doctoral level; non-academic nursing or nursing-related programs leading to a certificate; students enrolled in undergraduate BSN programs; and students enrolled in undergraduate ADN programs. Students must be residents of Kansas and attend a college or university in Kansas. Students must also h...

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Roberta D. Thiry Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. registered nurses who are pursuing a career in nursing. Students must be residents of Kansas and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students who are pursuing a bachelor's of science in nursing at Kansas Wesleyan University.

Total: $500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  June 30

Rose Mary Vopat Dlabal Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. nursing students who are residents of Kansas and attend a college or university in Kansas. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The scholarship committee shall consider the following priorities in making scholarship recommendations to the board of trustees: registered nurses pursuing a bachelor's of science in nursing; graduate and postgraduate nursing study; formal nursing programs (advanced registered nurse practitioner, etc.); ...

Total: $300 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Sister M. L. Pirotte Fund Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. graduate nursing students who are residents of Kansas and attend a college or university in Kansas. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher and be members of the Kansas State Nurses Association (KSNA).

Total: $300 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Wesley School of Nursing Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are residents of Kansas and attend or plan to attend Wesley School of Nursing in Kansas. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher and have a parent, grandparent, or other relative who graduated from Wesleyan School of Nursing.

Total: $5000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  June 30

Law Office of John J. Sheehan Overcoming Injuries Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. students who are enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program in the United States. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must submit an essay about overcoming serious injury.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

Maine Osteopathic Association Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who are in their first year of study at an American Osteopathic Assocation-approved school of osteopathic medicine. Students must have been residents of Maine for three or more years prior to application (residence in Maine for the purpose of postsecondary education does not qualify).

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30

COCPA General Educational Foundation Scholarship for College Students

High school graduates or older students who are pursuing an accounting course of study at accredited Colorado college or universities are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and enroll in six or more credit hours per semester.

Total: $2500 Awards:  20
Deadline:  June 30