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.

ABA Public Contract Law Journal Writing Competition

This award is for students who are seeking a J.D. degree and attending law schools within the United States and its possessions, as well as lawyers under the age of 36 years (or admitted to practice less than five years as of Sept. 30), and candidates for an L.L.M. degree attending law schools within the United States and its possessions.

Total: $5000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Richard E. Merwin Scholarship

This award is available for international and U.S. college juniors, seniors and/or graduate students who are majoring in electrical or computer engineering, computer science, or a well-defined computer-related field of engineering. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and be an active member of an IEEE Computer Society Student Branch Chapter.

Total: $1000 Awards:  22
Deadline:  September 30
2019

The Power of Resilience Scholarship

The Power of Resilience Scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in and planning to pursue a career in law. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must submit an essay about overcoming adversity.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

LSAT Prep Courses Scholarship

The LSAT Prep Courses Scholarship is available for current or incoming law school students studying in the U.S. To enter this contest, applicants must submit one or more reviews of LSAT prep courses and/or study guides.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Marion B. Pollock Fellowship

Graduate students enrolled full time in a master's in health education program who are committed grade school teachers are eligible for this award.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Delbert Oberteuffer Scholarship

Graduate students with three years teaching experience at the K-12 level who are pursuing a degree in health education at an accredited college or university are eligible for this award.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Allegheny County Medical Society (ACMS) Medical Student Scholarship

Pennsylvania medical school students who are entering their third/fourth year of medical school are eligible for this award. Students must be from Allegheny county.

Total: $4000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Myrtle Siegfried, MD, and Michael Vigilante, MD, Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. graduate students who are in their first year of medical school. Students must be a resident of Lehigh, Berks, or Northampton counties in Pennsylvania.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

LeCoMASE Medical Student Scholarship

Residents of Lehigh County in Pennsylvania who are enrolled full time in a U.S. medical school are eligible for this award.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Lycoming County Medical Society Scholarship Fund

This award is for graduate students who are enrolled full time in an allopathic or osteopathic medical school within the United States, and are residents of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.

Total: $3000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  September 30
2019

NYLA Dewey Scholarship Award

This scholarship is available for U.S. students pursuing a master's degree in library science at one of the ALA-accredited schools located in New York state. Students must have a grade point average of 'B' (3.0) or higher. Both the student and the library school must be members of the New York Library Association.

Total: $1000 Awards:  7
Deadline:  September 30
2019

Bobbie Anderson Faculty Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. registered nurses who have been accepted into a master's degree nursing program and plan to teach in an associate's degree nursing program for two years or more.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 30
2019