Scholarships for College Freshmen

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Getting an early start is always a good idea. If you’re a first-year college student, these scholarships for freshmen can help lower your student debt and help pay for your college fees like tuition, living expenses, books, lab fees, and more. The sooner you start, the less you’ll have to pay back at graduation. Start browsing through our Scholarship Directory for college freshmen now and set yourself up for success. For even more scholarships, be sure to fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Baptist Life Scholarship

This award is for full-time U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who are insured (either a base policy or a rider) on a Baptist Life Association permanent life insurance certificate, term life insurance certificate, or annuity for two years or more prior to May 31.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Achievement Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri with seven or more transferable credits. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $8000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Excellence Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri and have earned seven or more college credit hours. Students must have a grade point average of 3.75 or higher.

Total: $10000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Columbia College of Missouri Transfer Recognition Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate students who are planning to transfer to Columbia College of Missouri and have earned at least seven college credit hours. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  25
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Christopher W. Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who have a career interest in legal or criminal justice fields. Students must major in one of the following fields: criminal justice, pre-law studies, English, history, political science, journalism, or communications.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Colorado Women's Education Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is intended for U.S. female students who are 25 years of age and older and enrolled in an accredited Colorado college or university. The applicant must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher to be eligible for this award.

Total: $1000 Awards:  25
Deadline:  May 31
2020

PFLAG Lubbock Chapter Lola Marie Drew Scholarship

This scholarship is available for residents of Lubbock Texas who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) or as a straight ally dedicated to LGBT equality. Selection is based on academic merit, financial need, and demonstrated commitment to community service and advocacy within the LGBT community.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

2019-20 PURSUING A POSITIVE IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP

The team at Commonwealth Law Group is excited to share the Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship! This scholarship was started to recognize students who are doing their best to improve their communities.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

2020 DefensiveDriving.com Scholarship

Click here to learn about the DefensiveDriving.com Scholarship that is open to all U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students. Home-schooled students may apply so long as your course of study is equivalent to a high school senior.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

The Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship

The Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship is provided annually to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  May 31
2020

NAJA Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available for Native American high school seniors and college students who are pursuing a career in radio, television, or print journalism. Students must be members of NAJA to apply.

Total: $5000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  May 31
2020

Nitro College Student Scholarship

The Nitro College Scholarship is available for U.S. high school students and college freshmen. Click here to apply today!

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