Merit-based Scholarships

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If you've got excellent grades and high SAT or ACT scores, these scholarships are for you! Merit-based scholarships seek to reward, recruit, or encourage the students who show the highest levels of academic achievement and have specific eligibility requirements based on the applicant's GPA and/or test scores.

Next Genius Union College Scholarship

The Next Genius Union College Scholarship is available for high school seniors in India who demonstrate critical thinking, a passion for education, and the desire to create positive changes in the world. Applicants must attend Union College in New York state, U.S.A.

Total: $51696 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 10
2019

Next Genius University of Rochester Scholarship

The Next Genius University of Rochester Scholarship is available for high school seniors in India who demonstrate critical thinking, a passion for education, and the desire to create positive changes in the world. Recipients must attend the University of Rochester to receive the award.

Total: $50142 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 10
2019

Next Genius Wheaton College Scholarship

The Next Genius Wheaton College Scholarship is available for high school seniors in India who demonstrate critical thinking, a passion for education, and the desire to create positive changes in the world.

Total: $32950 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 10
2019

The BL Mandhana Scholarship

The BL Mandhana Scholarship is available for high school seniors in India who demonstrate critical thinking, a passion for education, and the desire to create positive changes in the world.

Total: $10000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 10
2019

Olin E. Teague Scholarship

The Olin E. Teague Scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors who have expressed an interest in aerospace sciences.

Total: $4000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 11
2019

NFAA youngARTS Program

This award is for U.S. students 15 to 18 years old, or those in grades 10 through 12, who have a talent for the arts.

Total: $10000 Awards:  400
Deadline:  October 11
2019

Richard Eaton Award

The Richard Eaton Scholarship Award is available for juniors, seniors and graduate level students majoring in broadcast communications who have maintained a 3.0 GPA or better.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 14
2019

Vincent T. Wasilewski Award

This scholarship is available for graduate students who are majoring in broadcast communications and have a 3.0 GPA or better.

Total: $4000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 14
2019

BEA Founders Award

This award is available for undergraduate students who plan to pursue a career in broadcasting. Preference will be given to students who are enrolled at, or have graduated from, two-year colleges that have a departmental membership with the Broadcast Education Association.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 14
2019

Library of American Broadcasting Foundation Award

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who plan to pursue a career in radio. Funds may be used for junior, senior, and graduate level classes at accredited colleges and universities that have at least one department that is a member of the Broadcast Education Association (BEA).

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 14
2019

John Bayliss Radio Scholarship

The John Bayliss Radio Scholarship is offered to juniors, seniors and graduate level students majoring in broadcast communications who have maintained a 3.0 GPA or better.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  October 14
2019

Abe Voron Award

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who plan to pursue a career in radio. Funds may be used for junior, senior, and graduate level classes at accredited colleges and universities that have at least one department that is a member of the Broadcast Education Association (BEA).

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  October 14
2019