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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!

Carolyn Kohn Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. graduate students who are residents of New York state and who are currently attending a college/university in New York State. Students must be members of the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 17

Charlotte Prudich/Elizabeth B. Devereaux Award

This award is available for U.S. college sophomores and/or graduate students who are residents of West Virginia. Students must be members of the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $375 Awards:  3
Deadline:  October 17

Florence Wood Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college sophomores and/or graduate students who are residents of Arkansas and who are currently attending a college/university in Arkansas. Students must be members of the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 17

Fred Sammons and Barbara Rider Endowed Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college sophomores and/or graduate students who are residents of Michigan and who are currently attending a college/university in Michigan. Students must be members of both the Michigan Occupational Therapy Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 17

District of Columbia Occupational Therapy Association Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. graduate students who are residents of Washington, D.C., Maryland, or northern Virginia and who are currently attending Howard University in Washington, D.C. Students must be members of both the District of Columbia Occupational Therapy Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursuing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  October 17

Harlan and Rita Temple Endowed Scholarship

The Harlan and Rita Temple Endowed Scholarship is available for U.S. college sophomores and/or graduate students who are residents of South Dakota and who are currently attending a college/university in South Dakota. Students must be members of the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 17

Chris Ebbers Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college sophomores and/or graduate students who are residents of South Carolina and who are currently attending a college/university in South Carolina. Students must be members of the American Occupational Therapy Association and be pursing a career in occupational therapy.

Total: $500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  October 17

Computing Research Association Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award

This award is for U.S. and international undergraduate students who are studying a computer-related field at a North American university. Selections are primarily based on the quality of research projects. Unless a student has completed significant research in the computing field, they are not eligible for this award and should not seek nomination.

Total: $1500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  October 18

ARTBA Student Transportation Video Contest

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who submit a two to four minute video on current issues in American transportation.

Total: $500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  October 20

Hertz Fellowship

The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation is available to graduate students majoring in physical sciences at select partner universities of the foundation. The list of eligible schools can be found at www.hertzfoundation.org/dx/Fellowships/Guidelines/Schools.aspx. All applicants are evaluated on merit only.

Total: $33000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  October 23

Gail Achterman Leadership Scholarship - Portland Chapter

This scholarship is available for women in Oregon and southwest Washington who are majoring in transportation or a related field. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate qualities of leadership.

Total: $6800 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 25

Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship - Portland Chapter

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate women who are majoring in a field related to transportation. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and reside in Oregon and southwest Washington

Total: $3500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 25