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This "Small Wonder" state can help students get big dollars with Delaware scholarships. After shopping tax-free and visiting sites like the Delaware Seashore State Park, the Grand Opera House (Wilmington), or the Dover International Speedway, be sure you also check out these top Delaware universities, including the University of Delaware (UD), Delaware State University (DSU), and Delaware College of Art and Design (DCAD). If you’re a student looking to attend a school in your home state of Delaware, you may be qualified for these state-specific scholarships. Check out this directory of scholarships for Delaware students, and apply online today! For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Fifth Month Scholarship

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2025) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

This scholarship sweepstakes is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are 16 years of age or older. Students must plan to attend or be attending an accredited, non-profit, four-year college or university located in the 50 United States, District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico.

Total: $5000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  May 31
2020

ScholarshipPoints.com $10,000 Scholarship

This $10,000 scholarship drawing is open to legal residents of the United States. Applicants must plan to attend college at least part time during the academic year.

Total: $10000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  June 1
2020

Delaware Optometry Incentive Program

This award is available for students enrolled full time in a program preparing them for licensure as an optometrist in Delaware. The loan award will be forgiven at a rate of one year of employment as an optometrist in Delaware for one year of loan.

Total: $3972 Awards:  6
Deadline:  June 5
2020

Delaware Nursing Incentive Program

This award is available for Delaware residents and state employees who are pursuing an RN or LPN program. All students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher; high school seniors must also rank in the top half of their class.

Total: $4013 Awards:  20
Deadline:  June 5
2020

Ada Leigh Soles Memorial Professional Librarian and Archivist Incentive Program - Master's Students

This award is available for Delaware residents who are enrolled in an ALA-accredited master's degree program of library and information science.

Total: $11600 Awards:  7
Deadline:  June 5
2020

Adoph Van Pelt Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are from the continental United States or Alaska. Students must be members of a federally recognized American Indian or Alaskan Native tribe.

Total: $1500 Awards:  28
Deadline:  June 15
2020

Allogan Slagle Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate and graduate students who are members of an American Indian or Alaskan Native tribe that is not recognized by the federal government.

Total: $1500 Awards:  8
Deadline:  June 15
2020

Do-Over Scholarship

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2025) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2020

Ada Leigh Soles Memorial Professional Librarian & Archivist Incentive Program-Bach./Doctoral Degree

This forgivable loan program is available to Delaware residents pursuing a bachelor's or doctoral degree program. Students must have worked at least two years at a Delaware public library, county department library, public school library, or state agency library or archive.

Total: $11600 Awards:  7
Deadline:  July 15
2020

Delaware Christa McAuliffe Teacher Incentive Program

This award is available for Delaware students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program leading to teacher certification who plan to teach in a public school in Delaware. High school senior applicants must rank in the top half of their class and have a combined SAT score of 1570 or higher; undergraduate applicants must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $4800 Awards:  25
Deadline:  July 15
2020

Delaware Speech-Language Pathologist Incentive Program

This award is available to Delaware students who are enrolled full time in a graduate program leading to a speech-language pathologist license. Recipients must seek employment as a licensed speech pathologist in a Delaware public school or a contracted provider of a Birth to 3 Early Intervention System program serving infants and toddlers for loan forgiveness.

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 15
2020