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.

Scholastic Art & Writing Award

This award is for students attending U.S. or Canadian schools, or American schools abroad. Students must be in grades 7-12 and submit a written work or original work of art.

Total: $10000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  December 1
2018

UR Richmond Scholars Program - Science Scholars

This scholarship is available for international and U.S. high school seniors who plan to atted the University of Richmond. Students must major in the sciences and exhibit a strong potential for the successful pursuit of a career in a science, math, or computer science field.

Total: $64980 Awards:  12
Deadline:  December 1
2018

UR Richmond Scholars Program - Artist Scholars

This scholarship is available for U.S. and international high school seniors who plan to attend the University of Richmond. Students must display extraordinary artistic talent and plan to major or minor in the visual or performing arts.

Total: $50000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  December 1
2018

WBDI College Scholarship Program

This award is available to any female student who is enrolled in a university music curriculum pursuing a degree in music education with the intention of becoming a band director.

Total: $500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  December 1
2018

South Carolina Teaching Fellows Program

South Carolina high school seniors who are graduating from a South Carolina high school and who plan to enter the teaching profession may apply for this program. Students must attend an eligible South Carolina college.

Total: $6000 Awards:  200
Deadline:  December 1
2018

NPPF Television News Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. college juniors and/or seniors who have an interest in photo journalism and are pursuing a career in television production.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018

Reid Blackburn Scholarship

This award is available for undergraduate students who are pursuing a degree in photojournalism. Students must be enrolled full time at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States or Canada.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018

Kit C. King Scholarship

This award is available for graduate students who are pursuing a degree in photojournalism. Students must attend full time at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018

NPPF Still and Multimedia Scholarship

This award is available for undergraduate students who are studying photojournalism and concentrating on still and multimedia. Students must be enrolled full time at a four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada and have one or more semesters remaining in school.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018

NHSCPA Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to New Hampshire college seniors and graduate students who are accounting or business majors or are seeking further education to be eligible to take the CPA exam. Academic achievement will be considered when making scholarship awards.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  December 1
2018

George Gustafson HSE Memorial Scholarship

This award is for international and U.S. college juniors and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in occupational safety and health or a closely related field. The applicant must enroll full time and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Priority will be given to students residing in Texas or attending a Texas university.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018

Georgia Chapter ASSE Scholarship

This award is for college juniors who are residents of the state of Georgia. Students must be pursuing a degree in occupational safety and health or a closely related field and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 1
2018