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.

Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant Program (VTAG)

This award is for Virginia resident undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled at an eligible private college or university in Virginia. Students must be enrolled in an eligible program in any area other than those providing religious training or theological education.

Total: $3300 Awards:  45224
Deadline:  December 1
2019

ACF Johnson & Wales University Scholarship

The ACF Johnson & Wales University Scholarship is provided annually to culinary arts majors at Johnson & Wales University.

Total: $2500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Lewis-Clark State College Presidential Out-of-State Scholarship

High school seniors and transfer students who are not residents of Idaho and are planning to enroll at Lewis-Clark State College for the first time are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must plan to enroll full time.

Total: $7745 Awards:  10
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Science, Mathematics, And Research for Transformation Defense Scholarship (SMART)

This scholarship is for students ages 18 or older who are U.S. citizens with a B average or higher and planning a career in science, math, or engineering fields. Recipients of this award must agree to participate in summer internships for the Department of Defense and work for the Department of Defense after their schooling is completed.

Total: $38000 Awards:  175
Deadline:  December 1
2019

University of Bridgeport Athletic Scholarship for International Students

International students who are first-time applicants to the University of Bridgeport and plan to participate in an organized sport are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Total: $8000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  December 1
2019

University of Bridgeport Music Scholarship for International Students

International students who are first-time applicants to the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut and plan to major in music are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  December 1
2019

University of Bridgeport Presidential Scholarship for International Students

First-time international applicants to the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut with a grade point average of 3.8 or higher are eligible for this award. There is not a separate application for this award; All international students who meet the initial criteria for admission to the university will be automatically considered.

Total: $15000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Zimmerman Tuition Discount for Assemblies of God Credentialed Ministers

This award is available for undergraduate students who are attending Evangel University in Missouri. The student must be an ordained Assemblies of God minister or the dependents of an ordained Assemblies of God minister.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Fleet Reserve Association Essay Contest

U.S. citizens/permanent residents in grades 7 through 12 are eligible to enter this contest. Students must be sponsored by a member or unit of the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) to apply.

Total: $5000 Awards:  18
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Saint Louis University Jesuit High School Award

U.S. high school seniors graduating from a Jesuit high school will automatically receive this award upon admission to Saint Louis University in Missouri.

Total: $3000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  December 1
2019

Saint Louis University Merit Scholarship

U.S. high school seniors and transfer students with under 24 hours of college coursework completed who have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher will be automatically considered for merit-based scholarships upon admission to Saint Louis University in Missouri.

Total: $23000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  December 1
2019

ONU Legacy Award

U.S. students who plan to attend Ohio Northern University full time are eligible for this award. Students must be the dependents of Ohio Northern University alumni.

Total: $3000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  December 1
2019