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.

Cards Against Humanity Science Ambassador Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who identify as women and are seeking a degree in a STEM field. Students must submit a three-minute video explaining a scientific topic about which they are passionate.

Total: $15000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 9
2019

DePaul University Music Performance Scholarship

U.S. graduating high school seniors who plan to attend the DePaul University School of Music are considered for this award upon completing an audition for admissions.

Total: $16000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  December 9
2019

The Lyceum Scholars Program

This scholarship is available to incoming freshman and sophomore students who are attending Clemson University and planning to pursue a major in politics, business, economics, history and/or philosophy.

Total: $2500 Awards:  20
Deadline:  December 11
2019

NJSCPA High School Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of New Jersey and are enrolled in a New Jersey high school. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.5 or above, or a minimum combined verbal, math and essay SAT score of 1260 or higher, or minimum average ACT score of 26 or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  15
Deadline:  December 11
2019

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program

The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is available for students worldwide who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in the sciences.

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  December 13
2019

R&D Systems Scholarship

The R&D Systems Scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in science. Click here to learn more and apply today!

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  December 13
2019

Pancholi Scholarship for Nevada Educators

The Pancholi Scholarship for Nevada Educators is available for high school seniors and undergraduate students in Nevada who are planning to major in and pursue a career in education. Click here to learn more and apply today!

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 13
2019

AvaCare Medical Scholarship

The AvaCare Medical Scholarship is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are majoring in or planning to major in a healthcare field.

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

Nebraska Access College Early Scholarship Program

This award is available to Nebraska High School students who demonstrate financial need and are in dual-enrollment or early enrollment programs with eligible Nebraska Postsecondary institutions.

Total: $450 Awards:  3000
Deadline:  December 15
2019

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship Program

This award is avaliable for U.S. high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Students must graduate or have graduated from high school in one of the following Middle Tennessee counties: Bedford, Dekalb, Humphreys, Maury, Rutherford, Wayne, Cannon, Dickson, Jackson, Smith, White, Montgomery, Cheatham, Fentress, Lawrence, Moore, Stewart, Williamson, Clay, Franklin, Lewis, Perry, Sumner, Wilson, Coffee, Giles, Lincoln, Pickett, Trousdale Cumberland, Hickman, Macon, Putnam, Van Buren, Da...

Total: $15000 Awards:  27
Deadline:  December 15
2019

Mas Family Scholarship Program

This award is available for Cuban-American undergraduate students who have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Applicants must also demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $8000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  December 15
2019

McConnell Scholarship for Future Leaders

This award is available for U.S. graduating high school seniors who are residents of Kentucky and plan to attend the University of Louisville. Students must have a grade point average of 3.8 or higher, have an SAT score of 1390 or higher or an ACT score of 30 or higher, and major or minor in political science.

Total: $4125 Awards:  10
Deadline:  December 15
2019