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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!

Basil L. King Scholarship Fund - Medical and Dental Scholarship

Residents of St. Lucie County in Florida who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited school of medicine or dentistry are eligible for this award. Students must enroll full time and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  June 30
2020

Basil L. King Scholarship Fund - Two- and Four-Year Award

Residents of St. Lucie County in Florida who are high school seniors or current undergraduate students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must enroll full time in a health science program.

Total: $4500 Awards:  5
Deadline:  June 30
2020

Central PA Architects Foundation Fund Architecture Scholarship

This award is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in architecture. Applicants must be present or former residents with a current mailing address in one of the eligible Pennsylvania counties.

Total: $5000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2020

COCPA General Educational Foundation Scholarship for College Students

High school graduates or older students who are pursuing an accounting course of study at accredited Colorado college or universities are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, and enroll in six or more credit hours per semester.

Total: $2500 Awards:  20
Deadline:  June 30
2020

Judge John R. Brown Scholarship

This writing contest is available for students currently enrolled in an accredited law school in the United States. There is no page limitation or restriction on the topic except that the writing must be on a legal subject.

Total: $10000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2020

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 1
2020

Marjorie A. Johnston Memorial Scholarship for Adult Students

This scholarship is available for adult re-entry students who are at least 25 years of age and residents of Butler County, OH. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and plan to major in nursing or a related healthcare field.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 1
2020

LivSecure Student Scholarship

The LivSecure Student Scholarship is available for graduating high school seniors, college freshmen, and college sophomores who are majoring in or planning to major in law enforcement, legal studies, criminal justice, or a related field.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 1
2020

Harold E. Ennes/Robert D. Greenberg Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who plan to pursue a career in the technical aspects of broadcasting. Preference will be given to applicants who are members of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) and/or are employed at least part-time in broadcast engineering.

Total: $1500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  July 1
2020

Maryland Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant

This award is available for Maryland students who are planning to attend a Maryland postsecondary institution. The student must be enrolled in a program of study currently experiencing a statewide and regional workforce need and plan on working in that specific career/occupational program upon graduation.

Total: $4000 Awards:  380
Deadline:  July 1
2020

Upsilon Pi Epsilon Student Award for Academic Excellence

This scholarship is for members of the IEEE Computer Society who currently have a 3.0 grade point average or higher. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a career in the computing industry.

Total: $1000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 1
2020

UPE/ACM Scholarship Award

The Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery is offering two scholarships for a UPE member that is majoring in information technology. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 1
2020