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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!

NPELRA Foundation Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available for U.S. graduate students who are majoring in labor & employee relations, or a related field.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 26

Reno High Sierra Chapter Ninety-Nines Advanced Rating Scholarship

U.S. female pilots seeking advanced rating are eligible for this award. Students must reside within 99 nautical miles of Reno Tahoe International Airport.

Total: $3500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 30

Reno High Sierra Chapter Ninety-Nines Private Pilot License Scholarship

Female student pilots who have flown solo by the application deadline are eligible to apply for this award.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 30

National Eagle Scout Association STEM Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Eagle Scouts are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors planning to enter college in the year that the scholarship is applied for.

Total: $50000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  October 31

Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship

U.S. and international nursing students in baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs with a grade point average of 3.2 or higher are eligible for this award. Eligible applicants must be admitted or enrolled in a nursing school affiliated with CertifiedBackground.com or have submitted their application through NursingCAS.

Total: $5000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  October 31

AIST Ronald E. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in or planning to major in engineering, metallurgy, or materials science with plans to have a career in the iron and steel industry. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  October 31

AIST Smith Graduate Scholarship (AIME)

This award is available for graduate students pursuing a degree in materials science, metallurgical, electrical, mechanical, industrial, chemical, environmental, and computer engineering majors. Applicants must be accepted to or enrolled in a graduate level program, and must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher at the time of application.

Total: $6000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 31

AIST Willy Korf Memorial Fund

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in or planning to major in engineering, metallurgy, or materials science with plans to have a career in the iron and steel industry. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  October 31

AIST William E. Schwabe Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in or planning to major in engineering, metallurgy, or materials science with plans to have a career in the iron and steel industry. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 31

AIST Steel Internship Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. college juniors who are studying metallurgy or materials science with plans for a career in the iron and steel industry, and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must be eligible for employment at a steel company in the country in which they are attending school.

Total: $12000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  October 31

Samuel H. Kress Grants for Research and Publication in Classical Art and Architecture

U.S. and international graduate and post-graduate archaeological students will be awarded this grant in support of the scholarly publication of already excavated archaeological art and architecture in a peer-reviewed outlet.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 01

Harriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship

Citizens or permanent residents of Canada or the U.S. or students pursuing advanced degress in archaeology in North America are eligible for this award.

Total: $5000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  November 01