Generation Google Scholarship: Application Deadline - December 1, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 1, 2016

Award Amount(s): $10,000
Web site: https://www.google.com/edu/scholarships/the-generation-google-scholarship/

Details: At Google, we believe information should be universally accessible. Our education and scholarship programs aim to inspire and help students become future leaders in computing and technology by breaking down the barriers that prevent them from entering these fields.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a current high school senior, OR
  • Be an undergraduate or graduate student at a university in the U.S.
  • Intend to be enrolled in or accepted as a full-time student at a university in the U.S. during the 2017/18 school year
  • Intend to pursue a computer science-related degree.
  • Be a student from an underrepresented group (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, Filipino/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Female, or a person with a disability).
  • Exhibit a strong record of academic achievement.
  • Exemplify leadership and demonstrate a passion for computer science and technology.
Doodle 4 Google Contest: Application Deadline - December 2, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 2, 2016

Award Amount(s): $30,000
Web site: https://doodles.google.com/d4g/

Details: From crayons to clay, graphic design, or even food, young artists are invited to take part in the 2016 Doodle 4 Google contest, and create a doodle that tells the world “What I see for the future.”

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a student in K-12
  • May utilize any materials you want.
  • Each doodle must incorporate the letters G-o-o-g-l-e.
Advanced Prevention Lawsuit Legal Scholarship - Application Deadline: December 5, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 5, 2016

Award Amount(s): $1,000
Web site: https://www.lawsuitlegal.com/giving-back/scholarship.php

Details: Lawsuit Legal is pleased to announce an annual sponsorship award of $1,000 for U.S. high school seniors seeking a degree in an accredited university. The program will be awarded for the first time in 2016, and will continue annually to provide opportunity and support in the form of financial awards to students working to build skills and advance their education for use in service of their communities.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be entering freshman year (or attending first year) in college
  • Plan to declare a major in any field of study
  • Be a U.S. citizen or have permanent residency
Jay Kennedy Memorial Scholarship: Application Deadline - December 15, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15, 2016

Award Amount(s): $15,000
Web site: http://cartoonistfoundation.reuben.org/jay-kennedy/

Details: The annual Jay Kennedy Memorial Scholarship, in memory of the late King Features editor, was funded by the Hearst Foundation Syndicate and additional generous donations from other prominent cartoonists. The scholarship recipient is feted at the annual NCS Reuben Awards Convention attended by the world’s leading cartoonists.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be students at a 4-year college in the United States, Canada or Mexico.
  • Applicants must be a college Junior or Senior during the 2016-2017 academic year.
  • Applicants do not have to be art majors to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Applicants are required to send 8 samples of their own cartooning artwork.
PEO International Peace Scholarship: Application Deadline - December 15, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15, 2016

Award Amount(s): $12,500
Web site: http://www.peointernational.org/ips-eligibility-requirements

Details: The International Peace Scholarship Fund, established in 1949, is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the United States and Canada. Members of P.E.O. believe that education is fundamental to world peace and understanding.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • An applicant must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
  • Must not be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada.
  • Scholarships are not given for online courses, research, internships or for practical training if not combined with coursework.
  • In order to qualify for her first scholarship, an applicant must have a full year of coursework remaining, be enrolled and in residence for the entire school year.
Caring.com Student-Caregiver Bi-Annual Scholarship: Application Deadline - December 31, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 31, 2016

Award Amount(s): $1,500
Web site: https://www.caring.com/scholarship

Details: Caring.com is the leading online destination for those seeking information and support as they care for aging grandparents, parents, spouses, and other loved ones. We offer a bi-annual scholarship to caregivers in the United States.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must submit a 1,500-word essay or 2 minute video about their story.
  • Applicants must be attending an accredited U.S. college or university.
  • Applicants must be caring for aging relatives in the United States
Influence Print Award for Design Excellence 2016: Application Deadling - December 31, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 31, 2016

Award Amount(s): $1,000
Web site: http://www.influenceprint.com/design-scholarship/

Details: Influence Print’s annual visual communication design scholarship is offered for students majoring or interested in design and applied arts or graphic design with strong academic records and outstanding creative abilities.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident
  • Applicants may not be an employee of any division of Influence to Print.
  • Must have cumulative college GPA of 2.5 for undergraduate students.
  • Must have cumulative college GPA of 3.0 for graduate students.
SEO Expert Scholarship - Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 31, 2016

Award Amount(s): $10,000
Web site: http://seo.expert/scholarship/

Details: The SEO Expert Scholarship is designed to help students who are majoring in web-based technology who have a passion for educating others about search engine optimization, online marketing, and the future of online business tools.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a junior, senior or graduate student majoring in marketing, business, or a web-based technology
  • Hold a 2.75 grade point average
  • Write a 1,500 to 2,000 word article about a topic relevant to search engine optimization and online marketing
  • You must give permission for SEO Expert to publish your essay on its website
  • Be a citizen of the United States
Asian and Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund - Application Deadline: January 8, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 8, 2017

Award Amount(s): $2,500 to $15,000
Web site: http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

Details: Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of AAPI students by providing them with resources that increase their access to higher education which serves as the foundation for their future success and contributions to a more vibrant America.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau are also eligible to apply
  • Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2016. Please read the scholarships by supporter details below for specific eligibility requirements regarding the academic standing required for each scholarship.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED
  • Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Submit one letter of recommendation online.
Margaret McNamara Educational Grant - Application Deadline: January 15, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 15, 2017

Award Amount(s): $15,000
Web site: http://www.mmeg.org/apply/

Details: For 35 years, the Margaret McNamara Educational Grants Foundation has been supporting women from developing countries in their pursuit of higher education.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be at least 25 years old at time of application deadline.
  • Be a national of a country listed on the MMEG Country Eligibility List.
  • Be enrolled at an accredited academic institution at time of application and plan to be enrolled for a full academic year after receipt of grant.
  • Already be enrolled as full-time student with relevant student visa and plan to continue studying full-time in the following academic year.
  • Must NOT be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card).
APIASF Scholarship Program: Application Deadline - January 17, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 17, 2017

Award Amount(s): $2,500 - $20,000
Web site: http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

Details: APIASF's vision is to see that all Asian American and Pacific Islanders have access to higher education and resources that cultivate their academic, personal and professional success regardless of their ethnicity, national origin or financial means.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census.
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States.
  • Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2017.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) or have earned a GED.
  • Must apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Microsoft STEM Tuition Scholarship: Application Deadline - January 26, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 26, 2017

Award Amount(s): $10,500
Web site: https://careers.microsoft.com/students/scholarships

Details: Microsoft awards college tuition scholarships each year to encourage students to pursue studies in Computer Science and related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines. Recipients will be awarded in recognition of their demonstrated passion for technology, academic excellence and leadership while working to push the software industry forward.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be enrolled full time in a bachelor’s degree program at a four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Show satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science or related field.
  • Must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Chosen recipients will be asked to provide a copy of their official transcript.
Writers & Illustrators of the Future Contest: Application Dealine - January 31, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 31, 2016

Award Amount(s): $500 - $1,000
Web site: http://www.writersofthefuture.com/enter-writer-contest/

Details: Writers of the Future Contest is an opportunity for new and amateur writers of new short stories or novelettes of science fiction or fantasy. No entry fee is required. Entrants retain all publication rights. All awards are adjudicated by professional writers only. The contest has four quarters, beginning on October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All entries must be original works, in English.
  • Plagiarism will result in disqualification.
  • Entries may not have been previously published in professional media.
  • To be eligible, entries must be works of prose, up to 17,000 words in length.
  • The Contest is open only to those who have not professionally published a novel or short novel, or more than one novelette, or more than three short stories, in any medium.
  • Entries submitted electronically must be double-spaced and must include the title and page number on each page, but not the author’s name.
  • Electronic submissions will separately include the author’s legal name, pen name if applicable, address, telephone number, e-mail address and approximate word count.
John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund for Art Education - Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 1, 2017

Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://nationalcowboymuseum.org/learn-discover/stacey-scholarship-fund/

Details: The purpose of the Scholarship, in accordance with the clear stipulation of the Stacey's will, is to foster high standard in the study of form, color, drawing, painting, design, and technique, as these are expressed in modes showing patent affinity with the classical tradition of Western culture.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to United States citizens only
  • Open to people within the ages of 18 and 35 years
  • Open to students who are SKILLED AND DEVOTED to the CLASSICAL OR CONSERVATIVE TRADITION of art and who wish to make art their profession.
AFSA Scholarship Fund - Application Deadline: February 6, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 6, 2017
Award Amount(s): $3,000 - $5,000
Web site: http://www.afsa.org/scholarship-eligibility-criteria

Details: The AFSA Scholarship Program offers over $260,000 in college aid to children of AFSA members whose parents are/were Foreign Service employees. We provide need-based, financial aid scholarships to undergraduates and academic merit awards, art merit awards, and community service awards.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be the child of a Foreign Service employee, whose parent(s) is a member of the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA).
  • Attend or will be attending full-time (12 credit hours or more) as an undergraduate at a two or four year accredited college, university, community college, art school, or conservatory (stateside or overseas) who confers a degree and instruction is provided in English.
  • Maintain a satisfactory academic record (cumulative 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale).
  • Complete his/her undergraduate degree in four years.
  • Show demonstrated financial need by completing a financial profile.
The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - Application Deadline: February 15, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 15, 2017

Award Amount(s): $28,000
Web site: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/applicants/

Details: Through its Mentoring and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $28,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a graduating high school senior;
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;
  • Show leadership potential;
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
  • Present evidence of financial need;
  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.
NAWIC Founders Scholarship Foundation - Application Deadline: February 28, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28, 2017

Award Amount(s): $500 - $2500
Web site: http://www.nawic.org/nawic/NFSF.asp

Details: The National Association of Women in Construction awards several annual scholarships to women working in many construction-related fields. Women studying architecture are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a construction-related degree program at a school in the United States and must have a least one term remaining in a course of study leading to a degree or an associate degree in a construction-related field such as architecture.
  • Applicant must desire a career in a construction-related field.
  • Applicant must be enrolled full-time.
  • Applicant must have a current cumulative GPA or 3.0 or higher to be considered for awards.
LaGrant Foundation Scholarship: Application Deadline - February 28, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 28, 2017

Award Amount(s): $2,500
Web site: https://www.lagrantfoundation.org/Undergraduate%20Scholarships

Details: The LAGRANT Foundation is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization whose mission is to increase the number of ethnic minorities in the fields of advertising, marketing and public relations by providing scholarships, career & professional development workshops, mentors and internships to African American/Black, Alaska Native/Native American, Asian American/ Pacific Islander and Hispanic/Latino undergraduate and graduate students.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be a member of one of the following ethnic groups: African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/Alaska Native
  • Must be a full-time student at a four-year, accredited institution within the U.S., carrying a total of 12 units or more per semester/quarter
  • *Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA (if you do not meet this requirement, please see the application checklist below)
  • MUST major in a field of study that has an emphasis on advertising, marketing or public relations
  • Must have at least one year to complete his/her degree from the time the scholarships are awarded in May 2017
ProNet David W. Lakamp AIA Scholarship: Application Deadline - March 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2017

Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://www.aia.org/education/AIAS075223

Details: This scholarship was initiated in 1990 and renamed for David W. Lakamp - a founder of ProNet and a trusted insurance advisor to the architectural profession. In his honor two students who best demonstrate strong interest in practice and risk management will each receive a $5,000 award.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Fourth year students in a NAAB accredited degree program, or
  • First year students in a NAAB accredited architecture degree program for students with undergraduate degrees in another discipline.
  • Eligible applicants must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 and, if applicable, a cumulative graduate GPA of 3.0.
  • Eligible applicants must demonstrate an interest/or concentration in practice or risk management.
Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship - Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2017
Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/diversity/programs/blacks-scholarships.aspx

Details: Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) is a company-sponsored employee network dedicated to supporting the continued growth and development of black employees at Microsoft Corporation. This year, BAM will award two US$5,000 scholarships to outstanding high-school seniors who are interested in pursuing careers in technology. The scholarships are renewable, so winners who continue to meet the criteria can receive an annual $5,000 award for up to four years.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a high-school senior of African descent (for example, African American, African, or Ethiopian).
  • Plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall of the year following high-school graduation.
  • Plan to pursue a bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems, or select business programs (such as finance, business administration, or marketing).
  • Demonstrate a passion for technology.
  • Demonstrate leadership at school or in the community.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher.
  • Require financial assistance to attend college.
National Press Photographers Foundation Scholarships - Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2017

Award Amount(s): $2,000 - $4000
Web site: http://nppf.org/nppf-scholarships-grants-and-awards/

Details: NPPF scholarships are awarded to encourage those with the talent and dedication to photojournalism and who need financial help to continue their studies. These awards are directed toward those studying full-time or returning to college.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. or Canada or have been accepted at a four-year institution to complete suspended studies.
  • Provide evidence of an aptitude for photojournalism as well as academic ability and financial need.
  • Provide grade point average as an indication that applicant can successfully complete college studies.
  • Explain financial need.
  • Use the scholarship at the beginning of the next semester. Otherwise, it will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate candidate.
The Gallery Collection's Greeting Card Scholarship Contest - Application Deadline: March 2, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 2, 2017

Award Amount(s): $10,000
Web site: http://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm

Details: The Gallery Collection feels that encouraging creativity and promoting education is important. That's why we introduced our first annual national Create-a-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest in 2007.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Only 1 entry per person is allowed
  • Submit photo, artwork or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card
  • Designs should be appropriate for business and consumer use
  • Photo, art or graphics submitted must be your own original work/creation
International Furnishings and Design Association Scholarships: Application Deadline - March 31, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 31, 2017

Award Amount(s): $1,000 - $3,000
Web site: http://www.ifdaef.org/student-scholarships

Details: The IFDA Educational Foundation's mission is to foster educational and philanthropic activities to enhance the furnishings and design industries.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be undergraduate students attending U.S. instituions.
  • Applicants must be seeking a degree in interior design or related design/furnishings program.
  • All applications must be in English.
  • Applicants may be part-time or full-time students.
Study.com Distance Learning Degree Academic Scholarship: Application Deadline - April 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1, 2017

Award Amount(s): $500
Web site: http://study.com/pages/Undergraduate_Distance_Learning_Degrees_-_Academic_Award.html

Details: At Study.com, we provide online learning opportunities, tutoring, and scholarships for students to become the best, most educated versions of themselves. A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing a distance learning associate or bachelor degree program.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
  • Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
  • Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Study.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
Study.com Architecture and Drafting Degree Scholarship: Application Deadline - April 1, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1, 2017

Award Amount(s): $500
Web site: http://study.com/pages/Architecture_and_Drafting_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html

Details: At Study.com, we provide online learning opportunities, tutoring, and scholarships for students to become the best, most educated versions of themselves. A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree program emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting or Design, and Architectural Engineering.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • Graduating high school seniors who meet the above mentioned criteria may apply.
  • Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
  • Must consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Study.com if notified as the award winner by the selection committee.
Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest - Application Deadline: April 28, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 28th, 2017

Award Amount(s): From $50 to $20,000
Web site: https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#atlasshrugged-1

Details: This contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students. To enter, students must read Ayn Rand's novel Atlas Shrugged and write an essay (800 to 1600 words) on one of the topics provided on the website.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to all undergraduate and graduate students.
  • No fewer than 800 to 1600 maximum words.
  • One entry per student.
Writers & Illustrators of the Future Contest: Application Deadline - April 30, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 30, 2017

Award Amount(s): $500 - $1,000
Web site: http://www.writersofthefuture.com/enter-writer-contest/

Details: Writers of the Future Contest is an opportunity for new and amateur writers of new short stories or novelettes of science fiction or fantasy. No entry fee is required. The contest has four quarters, beginning on October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1. Entrants retain all publication rights. All awards are adjudicated by professional writers only.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All entries must be original works, in English.
  • Plagiarism will result in disqualification.
  • Entries may not have been previously published in professional media.
  • To be eligible, entries must be works of prose, up to 17,000 words in length.
  • The contest is open only to those who have not professionally published a novel or short novel, or more than one novelette, or more than three short stories, in any medium.
  • Entries submitted electronically must be double-spaced and must include the title and page number on each page, but not the author’s name.
  • Electronic submissions will separately include the author’s legal name, pen name if applicable, address, telephone number, e-mail address and approximate word count.
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship: Application Deadline - June 12, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 12, 2017

Award Amount(s): $1,000
Web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

Details: Abbott & Fenner are committed to continuing our efforts at helping those who have the desire and ambition to succeed. The winner(s) of this annual scholarship will receive their award within 2 weeks of the listed deadline.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must submit an 500 – 1000 word essay on one of the topics listed on the website
  • All applicants should include their full name and mailing address with their submissions.
  • All applicants must be high school juniors, seniors, or currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary school.
Writers & Illustrators of the Future Contest: Application Deadline - July 31, 2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 31, 2017

Award Amount(s): $500 - $1,000
Web site: http://www.writersofthefuture.com/enter-writer-contest/

Details: Writers of the Future Contest is an opportunity for new and amateur writers of new short stories or novelettes of science fiction or fantasy. No entry fee is required. Entrants retain all publication rights. All awards are adjudicated by professional writers only. The contest has four quarters, beginning on October 1, January 1, April 1 and July 1.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All entries must be original works, in English.
  • Plagiarism will result in disqualification.
  • Entries may not have been previously published in professional media.
  • To be eligible, entries must be works of prose, up to 17,000 words in length.
  • The contest is open only to those who have not professionally published a novel or short novel, or more than one novelette, or more than three short stories, in any medium.
  • Entries submitted electronically must be double-spaced and must include the title and page number on each page, but not the author’s name.
  • Electronic submissions will separately include the author’s legal name, pen name if applicable, address, telephone number, e-mail address and approximate word count.
SEIU Moe Foner Scholarship Program for Visual & Performing Arts - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)
Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://www.seiu.org/moe-foner-scholarship-program

Details: This award is for full-time students with majors in the performing arts including, but not limited to: drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands, and other musical ensembles.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must study full-time
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must not be attending high school currently
  • Restricted to students studying Performing Arts or Arts
  • Must be affiliated with Service Employees International Union
The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)
Award Amount(s): $15,000
Web site: https://www.elizabethgreenshieldsfoundation.org

Details: Available to emerging figurative artists with a representational style of painting, drawing, sculpture, or printmaking. Offers additional renewal awards to selected applicants.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Restricted to individuals with the following interests: art
Cynthia Kuo Scholarship - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/cynthia-kuo-scholarship

Details: Scholarship for overseas Chinese students who are actively involved in the Christian faith and/or Christian youth groups. This fund was established in June 2012.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Chinese students who are either first-generation in the U.S. or born overseas and planning to attend a four-year college in the US on a full-time basis
  • Actively involved in the Christian faith or Christian youth group
  • Graduating high school senior or current college student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Demonstrated financial need
The Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship Fund - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/ehrlich-rominger-scholarship

Details: The Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship Fund was established by Mr. Joseph Ehrlich and Mr. Jack Rominger to assist with the education of future architectural professionals.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a college or university program leading to a degree in architecture
  • Current resident of Santa Clara County and legal resident of the United States
Roshan Rahbari Scholarship Fund - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): $5,000
Web site: http://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/roshan-rahbari-scholarship-fund

Details: The Roshan Rahbari Scholarship Fund seeks to support outstanding community college students with financial need to transfer to and complete their bachelor's degrees at four-year colleges and universities.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Current resident of California
  • Current community college student transferring to a four-year college or university on a part-time or full-time basis
  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0
  • Demonstrated service to community or school
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Character qualities such as integrity, compassion and generosity
The Stephanie Brown Cadet Memorial Foundation - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): $12,000
Web site: http://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/stephanie-brown-cadet-memorial-scholarship
Details: The Stephanie Brown Cadet Memorial Foundation seeks to enhance and enrich the lives of others and to help ensure a more fair and equitable society.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduating high school seniors or college students who are in good standing
  • Demonstrated community service within the last 18 months
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or vocational school on a part-time or full-time basis
  • Current resident of the greater San Francisco Bay Area
The Tang Scholarship - Application Deadline: Open (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): $15,000
Web site: http://www.siliconvalleycf.org/scholarships/tang-scholarship

Details: This scholarship annually awards two outstanding students combined scholarships totaling up to $15,000. These scholarships are renewable for a maximum of three additional years (for a total of four years), provided each student annually meets the renewal requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Self-identified as Asian/Pacific Islander (at least 25 percent Asian/Pacific Islander ancestry), lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender and involved in the LGBT community
  • Graduate of a high school in one of the nine Bay Area counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Napa, Sonoma or Solano
  • Full-time enrollment in an accredited two- or four-year college, community college, university, graduate school or vocational school
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Demonstrated academic promise
  • Demonstrated financial hardship
  • United States citizen or legal resident
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 25 on or before April 30, 2016
Mohsen Arts Foundation: Application Deadline - OPEN (No Deadline)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN (No Deadline)

Award Amount(s): Varies
Web site: http://www.mohsenarts.org/

Details: The Mohsen Arts Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit arts & education organization founded in 2014. By awarding scholarships, we hope to encourage the next generation of Middle Eastern, Arab and Southeast Asian artists through education, practice, and self-expression.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be pursuing an art-related degree in an accredited college or university.
  • Must be of Middle Eastern, Arab, or Southeast Asian descent.
  • Applicants do not need to be US citizens to apply.