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.

Ashley County Single Parent Scholarship

Single parents residing in Ashley County in Arkansas who are head of households with sole custody of one or more children under the age of 18. Students must be high school graduates or have obtained a GED, plan to enroll full time, and have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  July 15
2019

ITSA Graduate Student Scholarship

International and U.S. graduate students with one or more years of school remaining are eligible for this award. Students must be majoring in thermal spray processes (plasma, flame, arc, HVOF) or materials at an accredited university.

Total: $2000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP) for Future Nurses

This award is for Ohio undergraduate students who are pursuing a career in nursing. The student must serve as a registered nurse in Ohio after graduation for loan forgiveness.

Total: $1500 Awards:  127
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP) for Future Nurse Instructors

This forgivable loan is for Ohio registered nurses enrolled in approved Ohio post-licensure nurse education programs who intend to serve as nurse faculty after graduation. To qualify for loan cancellation, recipients must be employed as a faculty member instructing licensed practical nursing and/or registered nursing coursework to future nurses in the State of Ohio for a minimum of four years after graduation.

Total: $5000 Awards:  139
Deadline:  July 15
2019

A-Dec/HDA Foundation Scholarship

U.S. third- and fourth-year dental students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must current HDA (Hispanic Dental Association) members.

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Dr. Juan D. Villarreal/HDA Foundation Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dental and dental hygiene students enrolled at a college or university in Texas. Applicants must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 15
2019

HDA Foundation Scholarship

U.S. dentistry or dental auxiliary students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must be current members of the Hispanic Dental Association.

Total: $1500 Awards:  6
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Dr. Esperanza Rodriguez Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. dental students who are in their second and third years of study. Students must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Colgate-Palmolive Company Dental Residency or Specialty Program Scholarship

This award is for U.S. students who are training in an accredited dental residency or specialty program (including dental public health, oral surgery, orthodontics, endodontics, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, periodontics, pathology, and radiology). Students must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Proctor & Gamble Professional Oral Health Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dentistry, dental hygiene, dental assisting, and dental technician students. Applicants must be current members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Kentucky Early Childhood Development Scholarship

This award is available to Kentucky resident students who are pursuing a degree or certificate in early childhood education at an eligible postsecondary institution in Kentucky. The student must be employed in an eligible capacity in the early childhood education field.

Total: $1800 Awards:  585
Deadline:  July 15
2019

Ohio GFOA Member Continuing Education Scholarship

Ohio GFOA members who have been employed in a government position for two or more years and are working toward a bachelors degree or higher in accounting, finance, budgeting, or related field at an Ohio college or university are eligible for this award.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 15
2019