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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!

Energy Education For Michigan

The Energy Education For Michigan Scholarship is available for undergraduate students in Michigan who are majoring in a field relevant to the energy industry. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher and unmet financial need.

Total: $500 Awards:  5
Deadline:  August 03

AIChE Minority Scholarship Award for Incoming Freshmen

International and U.S. high school seniors who are AIChE members planning to pursue a science or engineering major are eligible for this award. Students must be part of a minority group, enroll full time, and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  August 03

AIChE Minority Scholarship Award for College Students

International and U.S. AICHE student members who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate chemical engineering program are eligible for this award. Students must be part of a minority group and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  August 03

Pfafftown Jaycees/Lynn Canada Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to residents of Forsyth County, NC, who are pursuing a first-time associate's degree in nursing at Forsyth Technical Community College. Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 15

Annual Diversity Scholarship

This award is for first-year law school students who are members of a diverse population that has been historically represented in the legeal profession. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S. and have demonstrated excellent academic performance at their undergraduate school.

Total: $15000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  August 15

PlushBeds Green/Environmental Scholarship

This award is for U.S. and international students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate green degree program at an accredited American college or university.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 15

SHRM Undergraduate Foundation Scholarship

This award is available for current undergraduate students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher who are majoring in human resources. Applicant must have completed at least two semesters of course work in an HR major or HR emphasis area, including at least one human resources management course. The student must also be a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

Total: $2500 Awards:  6
Deadline:  August 15

SHRM Graduate Foundation Scholarship

This award is available for current master's degree students who have completed six or more credit hours of course work and are clearly pursuing a degree with an emphasis in HR (human resources) or an HR-related program. The student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and must be a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

Total: $5000 Awards:  22
Deadline:  August 15