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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!

ALBA George Watt Memorial Essay Contest

This writing contest is open to all undergraduate and graduate students who submit an essay of 3,500 to 12,500 words addressing one or more of the topics listed at the website. The work must be have been produced to fulfill an undergraduate or graduate course or degree requirement, and may be submitted in English or in Spanish.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  July 01

Gist Marketing Scholarship

The The Gist Marketing Scholarship is available for current and incoming college students who are majoring in or planning to major in business. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be in good academic standing with their college or university.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 03

'Signal Grace' Scholarship Essay Contest

This essay contest is open to U.S. high school and college students who submit an essay on the book "Signal Grace" by T.M. Yates. Students must attend a U.S. institution, except for students residing in or attending school in Rhode Island.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 04

Tannenwald Writing Competition

This award is for full- or part-time law school students pursuing any law degree, or other students enrolled in a U.S. law school tax course as part of an MBA or other non-law degree program. Students must submit a paper on any technical or policy-oriented topics relating to any type of existing or proposed U.S. federal or state tax or taxation system, including topics relating to tax practice ethical and professional responsibility matters.

Total: $5000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  July 08

Ankin Law Scholarship

The Ankin Law Scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who submit an essay related to law and legal issues.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 15

A-Dec/HDA Foundation Scholarship

U.S. third- and fourth-year dental students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must current HDA (Hispanic Dental Association) members.

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 15

Dr. Juan D. Villarreal/HDA Foundation Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dental and dental hygiene students enrolled at a college or university in Texas. Applicants must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 15

HDA Foundation Scholarship

U.S. dentistry or dental auxiliary students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must be current members of the Hispanic Dental Association.

Total: $1500 Awards:  6
Deadline:  July 15

Dr. Esperanza Rodriguez Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. dental students who are in their second and third years of study. Students must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 15

Colgate-Palmolive Company Dental Residency or Specialty Program Scholarship

This award is for U.S. students who are training in an accredited dental residency or specialty program (including dental public health, oral surgery, orthodontics, endodontics, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, periodontics, pathology, and radiology). Students must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 15

Proctor & Gamble Professional Oral Health Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dentistry, dental hygiene, dental assisting, and dental technician students. Applicants must be current members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  July 15

Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP) for Future Nurses

This award is for Ohio undergraduate students who are pursuing a career in nursing. The student must serve as a registered nurse in Ohio after graduation for loan forgiveness.

Total: $1500 Awards:  127
Deadline:  July 15