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Scholarship Resources by Category

 

Adopted in California
(Foster Youth)
A youth who has been adopted
after being in foster care (CA)
  California Youth Connection
  Chafee
  Foster Care to Success
   
Adult Students CareerOnestop.org
   
African-American UNCF
  NAACP
  The Jackie Robinson Foundation
  The Thurgood Marshall Fund
   
Agricultural Industry National FFA Organization
   
Art and Photography Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Photography,
and Digital Art
   
Asian-American USPAACC
   
Athletes National Collegiate Athletic Association
   
Automotive Automotive career? Automotive Hall of Fame
   
Disabilities Best Colleges.com
  Department of Rehabilitation
  The George Washington University - Heath Resource Center
  ICDRI
  Scholarships for Students with Learning Disabilities
   
Grocery Industry National Grocers Association -
WGA/Mary Macey
- Women
   
Healthcare Healthcare degree education
  Public Health Online
   
High School Students Society for Science & the Public
  Community Service Scholarship
   
Hispanic Students AB540 - various links helpful information
  Hispanic College Fund
  Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  The National Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  Latino College Dollars
   
Honors Bill Gates Millenium Scholars Program
  The National Scholars Honor Society
  Phi Theta Kappa
   
Hospitality & Tourism Keith R. Kittle Memorial Travel
and Tourism Scholarship
   
Industrial Engineers Be active Institute members
   
International Students Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship
  EduPASS Website and ESL Information
  IEFA
   
LGBT Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Students
  Guide to Completing FAFSA for LGBT Families
   
Little People Must be 4 feet 10 inches and under
- application CLICK HERE
  for Medical Expenses - Health Advocacy Fund
  "Team Jack" Zembsch Travel Fund - Application
   
Mathmatics (Science) New SMART scholarship - click here
   
Military Mg James Ursano Scholarship Fund
  Department of Veterans Affairs
  Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant
  Military Scholarship for Nurses
  Helpful Information
   
Minority 100 Minority Scholarship Gateway List
  Minority Scholarships Guide
  Onlineschools.org - various scholarships
  Scholarships for Minorities
   
Native Americans American Indian College Fund
  American Indian Education Fund - Click HERE
New DAR American Indian Scholarship
  FAFSA Information for American Indians/Tribes
  College Scholarships.org/nativeamerican
  Office of Indian Education - Grant Information
  Udall Undergraduate Scholarship
  Finaid.org
   
Nursing Students Discover Nursing
  for Men
  for Single Mothers
  for African-Americans (NBNA, Inc.)
  The Foundation of the National
Student Nurses' Association
   
Other (Religious) Tzu Chi Scholarship-Buddhist
  KOFC - Catholic
  Hebrew Free Loan Society
  Jewish Scholarship
  UUAC-Unitarian
   
Research The Humane Studies Fellowship
   
Single Parent Family Fathers - information
  Mothers - singlemom.com / umcssa.org /
more scholarships.com
  Information for single parent family
   
Science (Mathmatics) SMART scholarship - Click here
  Physics - Society of Physics Students
   
Studying Abroad Asia - Institute of International Education
Freeman ASIA
  Britain - BUTEX - If you plan on studying abroad in UK
  Japanese Language Scholarship
Foundation - Study in Japan
  Germany - Congress-Bundestag Youth
Exchange -Learn German
   
Tall People Minimums of 5'10" for women and 6'2" for men
   
Technology Autodesk Student Competitions
   
Undocumented Student Geneseo Migrant Center - Scholarships
  Paying for College AB 540 students
  Scholarships Do Not Require SSN - pdf
  Scholarships Regardless of Immigration Status
   
Unknown Scholarships Weird or Unknown Scholarships List
  Star Trek Star Fleet Command
  Create a Greeting Card
  Are you Vegetarian? Click Here
 
Have fun answering questions - OP Loftbed
   
Welding Scholarships Welding degrees - grants and scholarships
  Civil engineering degrees
   
Women Chicana/Latina
  National Association of Women in Construction
  Scholarships for women
  Single Mothers - singlemom.com
  Women Grocerers of America
  Women Over 35
Americorps Your World. Your Chance To Make It Better.

Quick Reference Guide to Winning a Scholarship - fastweb.com

3 main parts to being successful at winning scholarships:

-You must be able to organize as well as prioritze

-You must be able to write about a variety of topics that may or may not be exciting to you.

-You must understand yourself well enough to dreate a compelling portrait of who you are.

Never Plagiarize

The best way to avoid plagiarism is to not plagiarize! Just be yourself and shine!
Click HERE for more information.


Tips for Thank You Letters


Be Thankful and do NOT overlook this very important component of the scholarship process.
Click HERE for Tips.

Click HERE for two examples of thank you letters. (College Scholarships.org)

 

 

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