Scholarships for U.S Citizens Only

Scholarships for U.S Citizens Only

Scholarship for US Citizens

Below is a list of scholarships and financial aid information for United States citizens. Many of these scholarships are prestigious and are being offered in all level undergraduate,post graduate,phd etc. Some of the scolarships listed here are given to US citizens living abroad. The scholarship source link are given and its important to visit the source to find out latest deadlines and in details scholarship information.

 

Apple Scholar Scholarships for 2018

In May 2018, the Apple FCU Education Foundation will award 25, $5,000 scholarships to deserving students who will graduate from high school in 2018 and are Apple Federal Credit Union members. Scholarships will be given for attendance at both four-year and two-year colleges and universities. Students receiving the two-year scholarship must use the award to attend any accredited community college, trade school or technical school.Applications must be submitted no later than February 15, 2018.

https://www.afcufoundation.org/scholars.aspx#

 

The Gates Millennium Scholarship Gates Millennium Scholars

The Gates Millennium Scholarship program is sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and administered by the United Negro College Fund. Nomination by a professional educator (principal, teacher, guidance counselor, etc.) is required. The focus of this program is on students who will be pursuing careers in mathematics, science, engineering, education or library science. Candidates must be African America, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, or Hispanic American, a US citizen or permanent resident/national, have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale, and be entering a US accredited college or university as a full-time degree-seeking freshman in the fall. Candidates must also be eligible for the Federal Pell Grant. Nominations must be submitted by early to mid January. Applications must be submitted by February 1.

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U.S Presidential Scholars Program

Each year, 161 of the nation’s top high school graduates are chosen to be U.S. Presidential Scholars and are honored by the White House. These Scholars go on to advance the arts, culture, business, education, and civic life of the nation. We help them achieve their goals by connecting them to each other and supporting them throughout their careers.

http://www.presidentialscholars.org

 

BURGER KING Scholars Program

Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000 and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.

The application period for the 2018-2019 school year begins on Oct. 15, 2017 and closes Dec. 15, 2017.

https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/

 

James Madison Graduate Fellowships

The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers $24,000 James Madison Graduate Fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. As funding permits, the Foundation plans to offer one fellowship per state per year.

http://www.jamesmadison.gov

 

The Military Commanders’ Scholarship Fund

The New York Chapter of the American Logistics Association (ALA) has established a scholarship program to assist children of select active duty, reserve, National Guard or retired members of the United States military who plan to continue their education in college. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.As of 2017, the Military Commanders’ Scholarship Fund has awarded $535,000 in scholarships to qualified students.This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.

Deadline: February 16, 2018

 

http://sms.scholarsapply.org/militarycommanders

 

AXA Achievement Scholarship

The program is open to high school seniors who plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be United States citizens or legal residents and must have demonstrated ambition and self-drive as evidenced by an outstanding achievement in a school, community, or workplace activity. The AXA Achievement Scholarship, sponsored by the AXA Foundation, provides scholarship awards of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000, with recipients in every state nationwide. In addition, every recipient’s high school will receive a grant of $1,000.

http://www.axa-equitable.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html

 

Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

Are you seeking advanced study in architecture, art, dance, landscape architecture, music, theatre, or urban and regional planning? We invite you to apply for the Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship.

Three major fellowships are awarded:

One of up to $20,000 in any field of music
One of up to $20,000 in architectural design and history, art and design, dance, instrumental or vocal music, or theatre
One of up to $9,000 in architecture, art, dance, landscape architecture, theatre, or urban and regional planning
Up to three additional fellowships of lesser amounts may also be granted upon committee recommendations.

The fellowships are to be used by the recipients toward defraying the expenses of advanced study in the United States or abroad. The fellowships are open to graduates of the College of Fine and Applied Arts of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and to graduates of similar institutions of equal educational standing whose principal or major studies have been in the fields of architecture, art, dance, landscape architecture, music, theatre, and urban and regional planning.

Although there is no age limitation for applicants, other factors being equal, preference will be given to applicants who have not reached their 25th birthday.

http://faa.illinois.edu/alumni-friends/kate-neal-kinley-memorial-fellowship

 

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program

The Gilman Scholarship Program is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship is a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad, thereby gaining skills critical to our national security and economic competitiveness.

For further information visit here

 

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). If you want to work on the front lines of some of the most pressing global challenges of our times — poverty, hunger, injustice, disease, environmental degradation, climate change, conflict and violent extremism – the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development provides an opportunity to advance U.S. foreign policy interests and reflect the American people’s compassion and support of human dignity. The Payne Fellowship, which provides up to $93,000 in benefits over two years for graduate school, internships, and professional development activities, provides a unique pathway to the USAID Foreign Service.

Apply October 1, 2017 to January 19, 2018

For further information visit here

 

Roothbert Fund Scholarships

The Roothbert Fund was created in 1958 by Albert and Toni Roothbert to help men and women in need of financial aid to further their education. The principal focus of The Fund is its Scholarships Program, through which it makes grants for undergraduate or graduate study at accredited colleges or universities. Scholarships may only be applied to study at an accredited institution based in the United States. The Fund seeks candidates who are “motivated by spiritual values,” and works to foster fellowship among them.As a rule, the Roothbert Fund does not make Scholarship grants EXCEPT to applicants whose current or permanent address is located in one of the following states of the United States and applicants planning to move to one of such states prior to March 1 of the year in which the application is made: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia, or North Carolina. It is probably counter-productive to submit an application if you live outside this area.

The Roothbert Fund designates a three-month period from November 1 to February 1 in which applications are accepted for the following academic year.

As of November 1, 2016, the Roothbert Fund application can be completed online. To be considered, all components of the application must be filled out correctly and completely, and all letters of recommendation and transcripts must be uploaded by midnight February 1, 2018. NOTE: Please discard any of our paper application forms from prior years.

Each year on November 1, a link will appear below to permit applicants to apply online. If you do not see a link below, it means that the application period is either not yet open or has closed. Please carefully review the eligibility criteria for applicants before beginning the online application.

http://www.roothbertfund.org

 

Scioto Foundation Scholarship

Scioto Foundation offers scholarship opportunities to cover a student’s tuition, books, supplies, and fees.

http://www.sciotofoundation.org/services

 

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans program honors the contributions of immigrants and children of immigrants to the United States. Each year, we invest in the graduate education of 30 New Americans—immigrants and children of immigrants—who are poised to make significant contributions to US society, culture or their academic field. Each Fellow receives up to $90,000 in financial support over two years, and they join a lifelong community of New American Fellows.

https://www.pdsoros.org

 

Women Techmakers Scholars Program

Through the Women Techmakers Scholars Program – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field.

https://www.womentechmakers.com/scholars

 

Islamic Scholarship Fund

The Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity founded in 2009 whose mission is to address the underrepresentation of American Muslims in the fields and occupations that influence public opinion and make public policy. Our belief is that fostering education and improving Muslim representation in all walks of life including media and politics will lead to full integration and better understanding of Islam and Muslims.

For further information visit here

 

The Horace Smith Fund

The Horace Smith Fund was established to help deserving students finance their education, and is available to local students who are graduates of Hampden County, Massachusetts secondary schools. Fellowship applicants must be residents of Hampden County or qualified former residents.

For further information visit here

 

Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship

Awards are based on merit and financial need. Applicants can receive up to $8,500 a year.The Scholarship Committee will determine your eligibility for a formal application. If you meet all of the eligibility guidelines and funds are available, you will be emailed a link to instructions and the formal application forms.

For further information visit here

 

Alfred K. Priest Fellowship

Joseph K. Priest established the Alfred K. Priest fund at Dartmouth College in memory of his son. The fund supports fellowships for Dartmouth College graduates who have demonstrated unusual promise, enabling them to study in any graduate program at Harvard University. Dartmouth’s Faculty Committee on Graduate Fellowships will select the recipients.Selection will focus on applicants’ potential for excellence in their chosen fields and capacity for leadership. Financial need is another significant factor. Relevant extracurricular activities may be considered.The exact amount of the award may vary from year to year. The present award is a one-time grant of $10,000. Grantees may re-apply, but preference will be given to applicants who have not yet received funding.

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~scholarship/scholarlist/priest.html

 

American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF)

The ASF will offer around $300,000 to outstanding American students, scholars, professionals and artists for study and/or research in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden. Fellowships of up to $23,000 are intended to support an academic year-long stay, and priority is given to students at the graduate level who need to spend time at foreign academic or research institutions. Grants of up to $5,000 are considered more suitable for shorter research visits, both on the graduate or post-doctoral level. Funding is available to candidates in all fields.

www.amscan.org

 

GoodCall Scholarship

Scholarship is open to high school seniors, current undergraduate students and graduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. This is an ESSAY contest and the topic of the essay can be found at their website.

Money: $2,500.

http://www.goodcall.com/scholarship/

 

Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship

Any current college student or incoming freshman in an undergraduate, graduate degree program, or trade school. Student must be enrolled at an accredited American college, university, or trade school. This is an ESSAY contest.

http://grasshopper.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/

 

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 29th class in 2017, the Foundation has provided over 5,850 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $63 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. The application for this program closed on October 31, 2017, and all applicants will be notified of their status via email in late November. The application will reopen on August 1, 2018, for students who will be high school seniors at that time.

For further information Click here

 

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation was established by Congress in 1986 to serve as a living memorial to honor the lifetime work of Senator Barry Goldwater, who served his country for 56 years as a soldier and statesman, including 30 years in the U.S. Senate. Read less
By providing scholarships to college sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, the Goldwater Foundation is helping ensure that the U.S. is producing the number of highly-qualified professionals the Nation needs in these critical fields. Over its 30-year history, Goldwater Scholarships have been awarded to thousands of undergraduates, many of whom have gone on to win other prestigious awards like the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Fellowship, Rhodes Scholarship, Churchill Scholarship and the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship that support our Scholars’ graduate school work. Today, Goldwater alumni can be found conducting research that is helping defend the Nation, finding cures for catastrophic diseases and teaching future generations of scientists, mathematicians and engineers.

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Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship 2018

The Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for two years of full-time study and a 10-week, full-time paid ($700/week) internship at a NOAA facility during the summer.

The 2018 application is now open – apply today!

http://www.noaa.gov/office-education/hollings-scholarship

 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Program

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s scholarship programs are designed to encourage and support outstanding students who work hard and have financial need. Our scholarships provide financial assistance and academic support to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.

http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/

 

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The NIH UGSP will pay up to $20,000 per academic year in tuition, educational expenses, and reasonable living expenses to scholarship recipients. Scholarships are awarded for 1 year, and can be renewed up to 4 years.

https://www.training.nih.gov/programs/ugsp

 

The Rotary Foundation Scholarships

The Rotary Foundation offers scholarships for college graduates and professionals to study peace and conflict resolution or water and sanitation.Rotary peace fellowships are available to candidates who want to participate in a master’s degree or certificate program at one of our six partner universities.

https://www.rotary.org/en/our-programs/scholarships

 

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program and receive ongoing leadership-development support.

https://www.reaganfoundation.org

 

Udall Undergraduate Scholarship

The Udall scholarship honors the legacies of Morris Udall and Stewart Udall, whose careers had a significant impact on Native American self-governance, health care, and the stewardship of public lands and natural resources.The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or to the environment.In 2018, the Udall Foundation anticipates awarding 50 scholarships of up to $7,000 each.

https://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx

 

The Beinecke Scholarship Program

The Beinecke Scholarship Program was established in 1971 by the Board of Directors of The Sperry and Hutchinson Company to honor Edwin, Frederick, and Walter Beinecke. The Board created an endowment to provide substantial scholarships for the graduate education of young men and women of exceptional promise. The program seeks to encourage and enable highly motivated students to pursue opportunities available to them and to be courageous in the selection of a graduate course of study in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Each scholar receives $4,000 immediately prior to entering graduate school and an additional $30,000 while attending graduate school. There are no geographic restrictions on the use of the scholarship, and recipients are allowed to supplement the award with other scholarships, assistantships and research grants. Scholars are encouraged to begin graduated study as soon as possible following graduation from college, and must utilize all of the funding within five years of completion of undergraduate studies.

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The Churchill Scholarship

The Churchill Scholarship provides funding to American students for a year of Master’s study in science, mathematics, and engineering at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College. The Scholarship was set up at the request of Sir Winston Churchill in order to fulfil his vision of US-UK scientific exchange with the goal of advancing science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic, helping to ensure our future prosperity and security.It provides an opportunity for independent research (often leading to publications) that Churchill Scholars will not find again until well into their PhD programs

http://www.winstonchurchillfoundation.org

 

The Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowships

Through its Fellowship Programs, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral fellowships will be awarded in a national competition administered by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on behalf of the Ford Foundation. All the following can apply U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents (holders of a Permanent Resident Card), as well as individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, political asylees, and refugees, regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, or sexual orientation.

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/index.htm

 

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship

The Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme was established in October 2000 by a donation of US$210m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the University of Cambridge; this is the largest ever single donation to a UK university.Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

https://www.gatescambridge.org/about

 

Oxford and the Rhodes Scholarships

The Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship awards in the world. Each year 32 young students from the United States are selected as Rhodes Scholars, through a decentralized process representing the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. territories. Applicants from more than 320 American colleges and universities have been selected as Rhodes Scholars. In most years, even after a century of competition, a Rhodes Scholar is selected from an institution which has not formerly supplied a successful applicant.

http://www.rhodesscholar.org

 

Harry S. Truman Scholarships

The Harry S. Truman Scholarships are open to college juniors who are US citizens and nationals and who want to go to graduate school in preparation for a career in public service (government or the nonprofit and advocacy sectors). The scholarship consists of a $26,000 grant.

http://www.truman.gov/

 

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship

Foot Locker Foundation are awarding $20,000 Scholarships to 20 Student Athletes. Foot Locker wants to celebrate YOU–not just because you scored the game-winning point–but because sports have helped you grow into a strong leader at school and in your community.

https://footlockerscholarathletes.com

 

USAC Scholarships

USAC awards over $1.5 million in scholarships and discounts each year to assist students with their study abroad expenses. We have a variety of funding opportunities available for students enrolled in USAC programs. We also encourage students to research online for other financial aid and scholarships resources that are available to students studying abroad.

https://usac.edu/money-matters/scholarships-and-discounts

 

The Corinne Jeannine Schillings Foundation Scholarship

The Foundation supports undergraduate college/university Silver or Gold Award Girl Scouts who plan to study abroad, irrespective of major/minor. It is not necessary to be a Scholarship to Study a Foreign Language recipient to apply for this one time Scholarship to Study Abroad, nor are Scholarship to Study a Foreign Language recipients excluded from applying. The Scholarship provides $1,000 directly to the awardee upon verification that they have begun their study abroad experience. The Scholarship to Study Abroad IS NOT renewable. Applications may be submitted for studying abroad during first semester, second semester, summer, or the full academic year. Awardees must maintain at least a “B” or higher grade point overall (3.0 on a 4.0 scale or 4.0 on a 5.0 scale). (NOTE: Awards are for undergraduate study ONLY)

http://www.cjsfoundation.org/html/travel_study.html

 

St. John’s University Academic Scholarships

St. John’s University is pleased to offer merit based scholarships to first year, full-time undergraduate students who enroll in a bachelor’s level degree program for the Fall 2018 term. The admission application is used to automatically determine merit scholarship eligibility; no additional application is required

http://www.stjohns.edu/admission-aid/scholarships

 

Hadden Scholarships for High school Seniors

High school seniors, who are United States citizens, seeking higher education at accredited four-year United States colleges or universities. Applicants must show a 3.5+ or better grade average and should document financial need.In addition, the Foundation strongly encourages extra-curricular and community activities on the part of its applicants demonstrating a strong desire to help others.The application will be available to download on January 20, 2018.

 

http://fdnweb.org/youthfdn/grant-guidelines/

 

Boren Scholarships

Boren Scholarships, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.DEADLINE JANUARY 30, 2018

https://www.borenawards.org/scholarships/program-basics/boren-scholarship-basics

 

The Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship

The Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship is awarded biannually to passionate students who want to explore the world.At Tortuga, our mission is to help you live on your terms, including students studying abroad. When customers purchase luggage from us for their trips, they are “paying it forward” by funding scholarships for students like you.The scholarship may be used for tuition, room and board, books, or travel. Funds will be sent directly to the winner’s study abroad program or university. To apply for the Tortuga Study Abroad Scholarship, you must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or currently studying in the US on a student visa

https://www.tortugabackpacks.com/pages/study-abroad-scholarship

 

The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois

The Golden Apple Scholars of Illinois is a scholarship program up to $23,000 that identifies talented high school seniors, as well as first and second-year college students who have the promise and drive to be excellent teachers in high-need schools.

https://www.goldenapple.org/golden-apple-scholars

 

PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship

he Education Fund partnered with PepsiCo to offer all students of Latino descent who are beginning or continuing their studies at higher educational institutions in Arizona and California, to apply for the PepsiCo Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund. The Fund will provide $300,000 in scholarship awards to qualified Latino students in Arizona and California regardless of national origin or immigration status in an effort to promote their academic success. The Fund supports 10 scholarships at $5,000 per student annually and will continue to do so until 2021.

For further information click here

 

$25K TheDream.US Scholarships

TheDream.US scholarships are for highly motivated DREAMers who want nothing more than to get a college education but are unable to afford the cost. They have no access to federal aid, limited access to state aid, and they sometimes face paying out-of-state tuition.We offer two scholarships. The National Scholarship is for high school or community college graduates. The Opportunity Scholarship is for students who live in targeted, locked-out states where they cannot get in-state tuition. Your eligibility for both is based upon where you live.

http://www.thedream.us/scholarships/

 

 

 

 

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