Major-specific Scholarships

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This full list of major-specific scholarships is a great place to start — whether you are entering college undecided or know exactly what your future career should be. This Scholarship Directory gives you an idea of available financial aid based on a chosen majors to help you either make a decision on what to study or perhaps find even more ways to help fund your college education.

Adolph Stutz Memorial Scholarship Award

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is offering a scholarship to members (who are enrolled for at least 6 credit hours), and the children, spouses, and dependent grandchildren of members (as of June 1, 2017) of District Lodge 141 with one year or more of good standing who are graduating seniors, or who are currently enrolled full time and/or commencing college full time.

Total: $2000 Awards:  7
Deadline:  July 01

Hungry to Lead Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who are enrolled in or plan to pursue a degree in a foodservice/hospitality program (or directly related). Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, or an SAT score of 1050 or higher, or an ACT score of 18 or higher; students must also demonstrate leadership capabilities.

Total: $2500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  July 01

George Hutchinson Writing Competition

This writing competition is open to all students enrolled for the upcoming school year in any law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA). Students must submit a paper on a topic that lies within the substance, procedure, or scope of the specialized jurisdiction of the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 01

New Mexico Medical Loan for Service Program

This award is for New Mexico residents who are seeking degrees in health profession programs. The student must be accepted to the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and must declare intent to practice as a health professional in a designated shortage area in New Mexico.

Total: $25000 Awards:  22
Deadline:  July 02

NM Allied Health Loan-For-Service

This award is for New Mexico residents who are enrolled at a public college or institution in New Mexico. The student must be accepted into a health profession program leading to a degree or certification and must declare intent to practice as a health professional in a designated shortage area in New Mexico.

Total: $12000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  July 02

NM Nursing Loan-For-Service

This award is for New Mexico residents who are enrolled at a public college or university in New Mexico. The student must be accepted into a into a Nursing program leading to a degree or certification and must declare intent to practice as a health professional in a designated shortage area in New Mexico.

Total: $12000 Awards:  38
Deadline:  July 02

New Mexico Teachers' Loan-For-Service

This award is for New Mexico residents who are enrolled at a public postsecondary institution in New Mexico. The student must be accepted into a teaching program or an alternative licensure teacher preparation program and must declare his/her intent to practice as a teacher in the New Mexico public school system.

Total: $4000 Awards:  33
Deadline:  July 02

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 06

Ava Doner Memorial Scholarship

U.S. and international female undergraduate students enrolled in a Los Angeles County institution or residing in Los Angeles County who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must be currently enrolled in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance or logistics, or in the field of environmental planning and science.

Total: $10000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 11

Myra L. Frank Memorial Scholarship

U.S. female graduate students enrolled in a Los Angeles County institution or residing in Los Angeles County who have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must be currently enrolled in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance or logistics, or in the field of environmental planning and science.

Total: $10000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 11

AIA Eastern Pennsylvania Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who are currently enrolled in an accredited architecture program and planning to pursue a career as a professional architect. Applicants must reside in one of the following Eastern Pennsylvania counties: Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, Schuylkill.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 13

Collective Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. college students who are rising juniors and seniors at select New England institutions and are African American, Asian American, Hispanic American, Native American, multiracial, or LGBTQ. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher and interested in pursuing a career in new media/digital advertising and/or data science.

Total: $10000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 14