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.

Sonlight Scholarship

U.S. and international homeschooled high school seniors who plan to enroll in college in the upcoming fall semester are eligible for this award. Applicants must have purchased and used five full Sonlight Curriculum Core programs.

Total: $5000 Awards:  13
Deadline:  December 3
2019

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship

This scholarship is available for single mothers in the U.S. who are currently enrolled in a law school or undergraduate program. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and submit an essay on the advantages of parenting experience in school.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  December 5
2019

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships

U.S. students who are enrolled in an accredited educational institution (kindergarten through graduate school) in the United States are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Students must have demonstrated on-going commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States at within the last 12 months. Volunteer services must be helping non-family members.

Total: $5000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  December 5
2019

Learning Disabilities Won’t Stop Me Scholarship Program

The Learning Disabilities Won’t Stop Me Scholarship Program is available for graduating high school seniors, undergraduate students, and graduate students who have been diagonsed with a learning disability.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  December 5
2019

SVC Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available for international and U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled in a course of study important to vacuum coating technology at an accredited educational institution and plan for a career in vacuum coating technology.

Total: $2500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  December 5
2019

Wells Fargo Scholarship Program for People with Disabilities

The Wells Fargo Scholarship Program for People with Disabilities is available for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who have been diagnosed with a disability. Financial need and academic achievement will be factors in consideration for this award.

Total: $2500 Awards:  25
Deadline:  December 6
2019

Clay County Agricultural Fair Association Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Clay County (FL) high school seniors who are members of 4-H, FFA, FCCLA, or Police Explorers.

Total: $1000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  December 6
2019

AREMA Educational Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship Program

This award is available for U.S. or international undergraduate college students who have completed one or more quarters or semesters of a four- or five-year engineering or engineering technology program.

Total: $1000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  December 6
2019

AREMA Women's Engineering Scholarship

Undergraduate women who are majoring in engineering are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and have an interest in railway engineering.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 6
2019

Michael W. & Jean D. Franke Family Foundation Scholarship

Engineering students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and have an interest in railway engineering.

Total: $6000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 6
2019

Norfolk Southern Foundation Scholarship

Engineering students enrolled in an undergraduate program at an institution located in Norfolk Southern's service area are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and have an interest in railroad engineering.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 6
2019

Michigan Tech Alumni Scholarship

Engineering students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at Michigan Tech University who are Railroad Engineering and Activities Club (REAC) members or club officers are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and have an interest in railway engineering.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  December 6
2019