Grants & Scholarships

Since Academy of Art University’s art scholarships program was founded over 40 years ago, we have helped over 45,000 aspiring artists and designers pursue their educational goals. Academy of Art University offers a number of innovative and inexpensive ways for first-time students, high school students, and teachers to improve their skills and experience all that we have to offer.

$10 million
The amount Academy of Art U has awarded in grants and scholarships since 2012

Discover all of the different scholarship and grant opportunities at Academy of Art University. Learn more about it today.

Alumni Tuition Discount

The Alumni Tuition Discount supports Academy alumni in a graduate degree program or a second graduate degree program at Academy of Art University by offering eligible students a 15% overall discount on their program tuition.

Award Information

  • This discount is for the recipient only and not redeemable for cash. It may only be applied toward tuition expenses.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must have previously completed an undergraduate or graduate degree at Academy of Art University (BA, BA2, BS, BS2, BFA, BFA2, BARCH, MA, MARCH, MFA). Personal Enrichment students, Online Award of Completion students, and students earning a Certificate are not eligible for this grant.
  • Applicant must have applied to or be enrolled in a graduate program at Academy of Art University. In other words, applicant must be pursuing an MA or MFA or their second MA or MFA degree at Academy of Art University.
  • Applicant must remain continuously enrolled at least half time throughout the academic year in order to qualify (unless only three units are remaining in the student’s final semester).
  • Applicant must be a US Citizen, eligible Non-Citizen, or International citizen.

Additional Information

Contact your admissions representative at 800-544-2787 or 415-274-2200.

Academy of Art Military Scholarship

The Military Scholarship provides U.S. service members (Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard, and Coast Guard) an opportunity to start preparing for a career in art and design. This art scholarship applies toward any* online undergraduate-level course.

Award Information

  • The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and inspire transitioning servicemembers to become future artists and designers.
  • Program provides a tuition scholarship for a maximum of:
    • Three undergraduate courses 3-6 units per semester
    • $2,001 per class per semester, for a maximum amount of $4,002 per semester
    • 12 Total Units maximum
    • Lifetime Maximum of $8,004 per student
    • Applicants should be first-time students who will utilize the scholarship to fund the first four sequential semesters or until they reach their maximum lifetime limit of $8,004, whichever comes first

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

  • This scholarship is open to all U.S. servicemembers (Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard, and Coast Guard).
  • All Military Scholarship recipients must provide a copy of his/her approved Military Tuition Assistance form for scholarship eligibility.
  • Student must complete course. Withdrawal from any Military Scholarship course will result in forfeiture of the scholarship that will require the payment of full tuition for the specified course.
  • Previous Military Scholarship recipients that have met the maximum use of one course (three units) per semester for a maximum of four semesters (maximum 12 units) are not eligible.
  • Applicants should be first-time students who will utilize the scholarship to fund the first four sequential semesters or until they reach their maximum lifetime limit of $8,004, whichever comes first.

Curriculum

View academic course offerings or call 1-800-544-8551 to speak with a Military Admissions Representative. * Undergraduate-level courses only

Teacher Grants

The Teacher Grant* provides high school and community college art teachers an opportunity to practice and improve their skills. These full-tuition art scholarships apply toward any regular undergraduate course and are subject to limited availability.

Program Mission

  • Encourage and inspire those who work with young artists and designers.
  • Provide teachers and counselors the opportunity to refresh and expand their skills as well as tap into the creative community in San Francisco.

Program Information

Program provides a full tuition scholarship for a maximum of:

  • Three undergraduate course units for Online or On-Campus (Summer Only)
  • Three undergraduate course units for Online (Fall/Spring Only)

Recipients are responsible for all other costs and fees, including application fee, registration fee, lab fees, supplies, room and board, transportation and any other expenses.

*Applications are reviewed by the Academy’s Teacher Grant Committee. All applicants will be notified of their application status by the committee.

Curriculum

View academic course offerings or call 1-800-544-2787 to speak with an admissions representative. *Undergraduate level courses only.

Eligibility

  • Open to all secondary school, community college teachers and counselors.
  • Previous Teacher Grant recipients are not eligible to apply. Grants are limited and it is the University’s mission to provide the opportunity to as many educators as possible.
  • You must provide a copy of your teaching certificate, resume, letter of intent, and recommendation letter from school principal, dean or department chairperson.

Campus Housing

  • Campus housing is only available during the Summer program.
  • A separate housing application must be completed online with Campus Housing or call 1-800-544-2787.

Take Action

Aspiring and current students can apply for nationwide scholarship opportunities to help continue your education here at Academy Art University. We’ve organized these by application closing date for your convenience.

July 2019 Deadline Scholarships

2019 AbbreviationFinder Scholarships

Application Deadline: July 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $7,500
Website: 2019 AbbreviationFinder Scholarships

Details: The Abbreviation Finder Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship of USD $7,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be current high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate students who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university for the entire 2019-2020 academic year
  • Must demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, and participation and leadership in school activities and work experience

Hired Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $5,000
Website: Hired Scholarship

Details: Hired (hired.com) is a marketplace that matches tech talent with the world’s most innovative companies. Hired combines intelligent job matching with unbiased career counseling to help people find jobs they love. The Hired Scholarship offers a $5,000 award for each fall and spring semester.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to undergraduates and graduate students currently registered at an accredited 2- or 4-year college or university in the United States
  • No specific major or GPA requirement

The Sure Oak Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: The Sure Oak Scholarship

Details: While helping our clients achieve amazing results, we also make sure to educate them on the ever-changing field of digital marketing. Because we value education and its benefits, we have created an annual scholarship to help one undergraduate student reach their goals.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university

Rose Pak Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: July 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $5,000
Website: Rose Pak Memorial Scholarship

Details: The Rose Pak Memorial Scholarship is a merit-based award offered to API students from or going to school in San Francisco who wants to get an education in preparation for a career in public service. In 2019 The Rose Pak Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to five students in the amount of $5,000 each. The scholarship may be applied to tuition only.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be entering or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate in the 2019 fall semester
  • Must be a resident of San Francisco or go to school in San Francisco, a member of the API community, and from a low-income family
  • Must demonstrate experience of leadership and an intent to pursue a career in public service
August 2019 Deadline Scholarships

Live Bearded Academic Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,500
Website: Live Bearded Academic Scholarship

Details: The Live Bearded team is all about helping students fulfill their dreams, just as we are fulfilling ours! Most students need a little financial aid, and if we can help you seek a higher education to be the next successful entrepreneur, start a small business, open a barber shop, become a civil or public servant, or whatever path you’re traveling to pursue happiness through education, we’re here to do our part in assisting!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in a College or University at the time of the next deadline
  • For applicants under the age of 18, you must have permission from a parent or a legal guardian

The Youthist Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: The Youthist Scholarship

Details: The lack of racial diversity within media, fashion and beauty has only recently become a topic of the mainstream conversation. Although steps are being taken to improve representation we wonder if this is just a fad or demonstrative of more permanent change. In a bid to not only improve visibility on the issue but also help contribute to the raising costs of higher education The Youthist (www.theyouthist.com) has created a scholarship program.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be U.S permanent residents or citizens
  • Must be a graduating high school senior (in their final semester) or current college undergraduate or graduate student studying at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical institution in the United States
  • Applicants must be planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution

Sleep Junkie’s Student Sleep Health Awareness Award

Application Deadline: August 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website:  Sleep Junkie

Details: Applicants for the scholarship are asked to explore sleep health in a well-researched and contemplative essay. Hopefully, through this work, students will attain a new awareness of sleep health and its implications on their everyday life. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are required to have a minimum of a 2.4 GPA.

 Gatekeeper Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website:  Gatekeeper

Details: In a world of increasing automation there is growing uncertainty about its impact on employment and how the world of work will change. This is why we want to hear from today’s brightest student minds about what they think the world of work will look like for them and what skills in particular will be important for their future.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be a bonafide college student of any accredited college or university in the United States of America.
  • All submitted work must be the original work of the applicant.

Sygma Technology Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website:  Sygma Technology

Details: You should apply to this scholarship if you are a minority student passionate about STEM and are a believer in using technology to transform our lives for the better. We’re excited to hear your ideas, your passion, and where you see yourself contributing to this subject.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants should be an underrepresented minority majoring in a STEM-related subject or a high level of interest in the STEM field. If selected, there will be verification of minority status via school or other.
  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited US college or university or the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are required to have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Alluvia STEM In Business Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website:  Alluvia Platform

Details: We understand that students with an interest in STEM can be part of any study as it’s a skill that crosses multiple disciplines, as well as being an integral part of our daily technological lives. We have opened up this award to those who have a great interest and skill in STEM, whatever their major may be.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.

Insignia SEO Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 23, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website:  Insignia SEO

Details: Eligible students will write an essay of 500 words or more about a creative piece of work (art, design, ad, content, and more) that has influenced their perspective on life. There should be supporting content that supports the influence that the piece of art, design, etc has had on their life. We’re open to creativity and outside the box topics, which is why we leave this topic so open-ended.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Current, Full-Time Students Enrolled in an Accredited University or College in the United States
  • Incoming Freshmen
  • Undergraduate & Graduate Students

NetSpot Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,000
Website:  NetSpot

Details: Youth is our future, as are ever evolving electronic technologies, including wireless ones. We believe in the importance of supporting the future through education and think every little bit helps in building stronger relationships with technologies and understanding how to use them in a way that will be beneficial for a strong, safe, healthy society. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • A full-time student enrolled in either a college or a university at the time of application.
  • Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or a graduate student attending a college or university in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand.
  • Applicant must be at least 18 years old.
  • Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. A copy of your transcript is required.

TheAppLabb Annual Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $500
Website:  TheAppLabb

Details: TheAppLabb is a product innovation firm focused on emerging technology. We do projects in mobile apps, AI, AR, VR and IoT, and we are passionate about nurturing innovation. Bright young minds studying today have unique insights into technology and innovation. Our scholarship program rewards the most compelling ideas, giving financial assistance to the visionaries of tomorrow.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All students over the age 18 years and are currently enrolled in any School/University across the world, for any course/program.
September 2019 Deadline Scholarships

iHeartRaves Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: iHeartRaves Scholarship

Details: Whether it’s your dream to jumpstart a career in fashion, music, or take the experiences you’ve gained as a part of our rave community to make a bigger impact on other communities in your life, we want to give back to our customers, friends, and followers striving to make a difference.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Funds must be used for full-time enrollment at accredited two or four-year colleges, Universities, vocational or technical schools in the United States
  • Applicant must demonstrate passion for fashion and music festivals

Entertainment Technology Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Home Theater Direct

Details: We are excited to see where technology is headed and how it will change people enjoy tv, movies, and music in their homes. We have created an annual scholarship for students to express where they believe entertainment technology is headed and share their thoughts on how it can improve.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific major.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.

Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 12, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Lounge Lizard

Details: Lounge Lizard is an Award-Winning Website Design Company, Digital Marketing Agency and SEO Company in New York City.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Only open to students attending school in the United States.
  • Applicant must be a student at an accredited school, or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application.

Ted’s Vintage Art History Preservation Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: History Prevention

Details: Ted’s Vintage Art is offering a scholarship opportunity to one dedicated undergraduate who can display knowledge and passion in an essay on the topic of why historic preservation is important to our society, and how items like vintage maps and vintage art help play a role in this endeavor.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.

2019 KompareIt Higher Education Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: KompareIt

Details: We understand that losing a parent or guardian is an incredibly painful experience and it has a huge impact on the home and family. We believe students that are in this position deserve an extra push in helping them with their education, which we’d like to gift via a scholarship towards their educational expenses.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Autoinsurance.org’s Phone Use and Driving Award

Application Deadline: September 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: AutoInsurance.org

Details: Over 26% of all US car crashes involve phone use and, unfortunately, young drivers make up the majority of this statistic. Our work in this industry means that we feel we have a responsibility to help raise awareness regarding this issue and to try to encourage young drivers to reflect on their potentially dangerous phone habits.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants must be no older than 25.
  • Applicants must be learning to drive, or have their license.

Expert Insurance Reviews’ Young Drivers Scholarship

Application Deadline: September 25, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Expert Insurance Reviews

Details: To celebrate the exciting time of getting a drivers license and to bring awareness to driving safety, we have created an annual scholarship for young drivers. We are excited to hear from students regarding the importance of safety when you first get your license and how driving education can be improved. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants must have their driver’s license or be learning to drive.
October 2019 Deadline Scholarships

Pickleball Pad Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 10, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Pickleball Pad

Details: The team at Pickleball Pad recognizes that everyone deserves a top-quality education, but unfortunately, finances put it out of reach for some. If you are a brilliant student and looking to achieve your education goal with some scholarship, please apply and share your interest with everyone.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be listed as a current graduate or undergraduate student in a technical/business/medical institution, community/junior college, or at a university for the current year.
  • Intend to enter a technical/business institution, college, or an institution of higher education on a part-time or full-time basis, in the US, UK or Australia for the current academic year.

Healthy Living Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 11, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,500
Website: Minnesota Vein Center

Details: The Healthy Living Scholarship is offered by Minnesota Vein Center to provide an advantage to those who reflect the stimulus of positive change through demonstrated awareness. We hope to award individuals who embody positive beliefs pertaining to diet, nutrition, physical fitness and emotional wellbeing and our ecological impact.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be an undergraduate student that is currently attending an accredited US college or university full time.
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • Applicants must be able to provide an official or unofficial transcript.

Financial Literacy Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 30, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,500
Website: Credit Sesame

Details: Credit Sesame’s mission is to empower people to take charge of their credit and loans and achieve their financial goals. In support of this mission, we want to promote financial literacy for students. Credit Sesame is proud to offer the Financial Literacy Scholarship for students interested in building a sound financial future.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be entering or enrolled as a full time student at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States. See Official Rules.
  • Open to undergraduate students, graduate students, and professional students with at least one full academic year remaining in their relevant program.
  • Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Must have an overall average Grade Point Average (“GPA”) of 3.0 at the time the application is submitted.

ClothingRIC Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 30, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: ClothingRIC Scholarship

Details: A strong and prosperous community ClothingRIC is all set to take initiative and showed much level of involvement in the betterment of society. And to do so, we’ve initiated a student reward program for students who show exceptional interest in education and have limited resources to carry it with zeal and zest.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be in good standing at current academic institution
  • Must have full-time enrollment at either an American college or University level for the present academic year

Academic Hero 2019 Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $10,000
Website: Academic Hero 2019 Scholarship

Details: Course Hero is where you can find the best study resources, ask tutors for personalized homework help, and share your own study resources to help others learn too. We’re here to empower students and educators to succeed!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrollment in a US high school or college
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Age: 16 and over

Kay-Grant Group Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Kay-Grant Group Scholarship

Details: We issue an annual scholarship to assist those interested in real estate, technology, or entrepreneurship with obtaining a formal education. The winning applicant will receive a $1,000 scholarship to use towards higher education. More than one winner may be chosen.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • This scholarship is available exclusively to students who are already enrolled in a college or university. Students do not need to have already started their semester, but they need to be enrolled in a college or university at the present or beginning anytime in 2019.

The Freshman Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,000
Website: One Class

Details: OneClass understands how difficult it can be to keep up with your studies while worrying about the rising costs of tuition, textbooks and daily expenses. As former students and recent graduates ourselves, we want to recognize all of the hardworking and dedicated students entering their first year of university by offering university scholarships.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time student in 2019/2020 academic year at an accredited US, Canadian or Australian post-secondary institution.
November 2019 Deadline Scholarships

Textbook Nova 2019 Scholarship

Application Deadline: November 30, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Texbook Nova

Details: Our mission statement is to help students pay for college and this year we would like to help even more. Textbook Nova welcomes college students with a knack for writing to apply for our 2019 Scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled or incoming students to an accredited educational institution as a full time student during the 2019 academic year
  • Undergraduate students of all majors are encouraged to apply
December 2019 Deadline Scholarships

Bowen Web Design Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,500
Website: Bowen Media

Details: At BOWEN, we understand the power of innovative design, and we want to help young designers alleviate the stress of paying for college during their academic pursuit.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • The BOWEN Web Design Scholarship is only open to students attending school in the United States.
  • Applicant must be a student at an accredited school or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application.

HealthWholeness Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: HealthWholeness

Details: We believe that students are the hope of our generation. Health Wholeness would like to help these soon-to-be leaders of our society in any way we can. This is why we are giving a scholarship grant to a deserving University student.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a college/university in the US.


Skoolville’s Scholarship for Exemplary International Students

Application Deadline: December 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Skoolville

Details: Skoolville is an online study abroad consultancy providing free counseling services to international students interested in applying to USA, Canada, and Australia universities. Due to our continuing commitment to assisting students, we are supplementing our efforts with a scholarship award for international undergraduate and graduate students that are studying at an accredited US college or university.

Eligibility Requirements:  

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • The applicant must be an international undergraduate or graduate student at a college or university in US.
  • Applicants are required to have a 3.4 GPA.

Ashoori Law Good Deeds Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 1, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Ashoori Law

Details: Ashoori Law is impressed by the work college students are doing every day to better the lives of others. Our goal for this scholarship is to help a college student pay for their tuition or other expenses.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • You are enrolled or accepted in an accredited U.S. undergraduate or graduate program.
  • You have a 3.0 GPA or higher.
  • You have performed an act of kindness for another person (this can be a single act or a history of ongoing kindness)

Lawn Butler Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $4,000
Website: Lawn Butler

Details: At Lawn Butler, we believe landscape management should be hassle-free-and so should pursuing a college degree. Our hope is that the Lawn Butler Scholarship will inspire current and future students to seek college degrees and finish their educations.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Any current, full-time student at an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply.

Mercer Mettl Scholarship For Emerging Leaders 2019

Application Deadline: December 15, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,000
Website: Mettl

Details: Mercer Mettl Scholarship for Emerging Leaders is designed to assist young leaders who show an exceptional flair for leadership and have the mettle to be dynamic business leaders of tomorrow.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Must have proof of enrollment in a degree course from a recognized university or college.

Patrick de Arteaga Scholarship for Artists

Application Deadline: December 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $500
Website: Patrick de Arteaga

Details: A quality education is important for all people who want to develop their artistic abilities. Sadly, not everyone can afford one. Daunting expenses mean thousands of students can’t pursue their educational goals every year. At patrickdearteaga.com, education is valued and Patrick de Arteaga wants himself to help talented artists with the finances for their higher studies.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Both Undergraduate Students and Graduate Students can apply for the scholarship program, provided they are enrolled in a full-time or part-time degree program in an accredited college or graduate school.
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5

DB Designer Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: DB Designer

Details: We are pleased to announce our very first scholarship “DB Designer Scholarship Program” to assist students to achieve their educational goals. The $1000 yearly scholarship will be awarded to one student for their education expenses.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Both Undergraduate Students and Graduate Students can apply for the scholarship program, provided they are enrolled in a full-time degree program in an accredited college or graduate school.

The Heer Law Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $2,000
Website: Heer Law

Details: At Heer Law, we know students have great entrepreneurial ideas. We also know that many startup businesses start by bootstrapping whereby the initial funding comes from the founder’s personal funds.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during the 2019-2020 academic year
  • Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution

Ownage Pranks Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31, 2019
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Ownage Pranks

Details: At Ownage Pranks, we’re passionate about bringing smiles and laughs to people’s hearts for over a decade! We’re honored to reward others who do the same. We would love to contribute to an undergraduate student’s education with a scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • All domestic, international, and undocumented students are eligible to apply.
January 2020 Deadline Scholarships

Innovative Architects Scholarship

Application Deadline: January 31, 2020
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Innovative Architects Scholarship

Details: Innovative Architects, a nationally recognized IT leader for Microsoft technology and mobile-first, cloud-first strategy, believes that every student—regardless of their age or background—deserves an opportunity to pursue their education. For this reason, we offer this privately funded scholarship to help give the next generation of American citizens a leg up on college tuition.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. resident or resident alien who is registered at a U.S. college or university
  • Essays must be unique (not submitted elsewhere) and written by the scholarship application signator
February 2020 Deadline Scholarships

Cyrus Artisan Rugs Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 8, 2020
Award Amount(s): $500
Website: Cyrus Rugs

Details: Since we are committed to championing the finest creative minds, Cyrus Artisan Rugs is offering a scholarship program that will benefit future interior designers. We want to support incoming and current interior design students so that they can pursue their passion for beautifying the spaces people live and work in.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled, or about to enroll, in an interior design or similar course OR must be a high school graduate planning to study interior design or a related course in a college or university during the Spring of 2020.
  • Must be in good academic standing with his/her current educational institution.
  • Applicants under 18 must have permission from a parent or legal guardian.

 

March 2020 Deadline Scholarships

BrightStar Systems Future Technologies Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 15, 2020
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: BrightStar Systems

Details: Technology continues to change the way we communicate, work, and live every day. As a company that prides ourselves on delivering current pieces of technology to our customers, we would love to hear the perspective of the next generation.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Old School Labs Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 15, 2020
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Old School Labs

Details: Here at Old School Labs we believe in challenging the status quo and helping others do the same. It took a team of scientists, nutritionists, and designers to help us re-invent a quality and healthy supplement.  However, none of that would have been possible without a good education.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be current high school (or home-schooled) student attending a school in the U.S. who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic school year.
  • Must be U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, or a U.S. Permanent Resident.
  • Will receive high school diploma during current academic year.
  • Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.

KNR’s Stop Distracted Driving Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 31, 2020
Award Amount(s): $5,000
Website: KNR

Details: At KNR, we are committed to combatting this issue, and that fight starts with greater awareness amongst the younger generations, and we believe that greater awareness of this issue can make a difference. We are proud to announce KNR’s Stop Distracted Driving Scholarship which awards $5,000 to a student pursuing higher-education.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program within the United States.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
April 2020 Deadline Scholarships

MusicAuthority’s Annual Music Lovers Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2020
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: Music Authority

Details: MusicAuthority recognizes the positive impact that music can have on a student’s learning experience. Studies have shown how music can enhance learning- from improving memory performance to relieving anxiety, music can be a great component to aid a student’s college experience.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.

Annual GameAuthority Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 15, 2020
Award Amount(s): $1,000
Website: GameAuthority

Details: Are you an undergraduate student that is using gaming or simulation programs to better your education in your studies? We’d love to hear how it’s advancing your learning experience and setting you up for success. If you think you can take on the challenge, please elaborate on your educational gaming experience in an essay!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
Open/No Deadline Scholarships

ChooseWhat Scholarship

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $1,000 Website: ChooseWhat Scholarship Details: Have you ever earned money as a contractor or a small business owner? If so, this scholarship opportunity is for you. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Any undergraduate or graduate student currently enrolled in a degree program at any accredited American College, University or Trade School with self-employment experience may apply.

The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $15,000 Website: The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant 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

Mohsen Arts Foundation

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): Varies Website: Mohsen Arts Foundation 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.

Nitro College Scholarship

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $5,000 Website: Nitro College Scholarship Details: Nitro cares about providing you the resources you need to successfully navigate financing college. That’s why we’re offering you the opportunity to earn a $5,000 scholarship from Nitro. We know that college is a big step forward in achieving your goals and we want to help you get there using all the tools Nitro has to offer. Eligibility Requirements

  • Open to all legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia
  • Students must be applying to or enrolled in an accredited college or university for the upcoming (2017-2018) school year

OppU Achievers Scholarship

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $2,500 Website: OppU Achievers Scholarship Details: The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for both themselves and others. Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be enrolled full time in high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school
  • Must possess a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0

Roshan Rahbari Scholarship Fund

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $5,000 Website: 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

SEIU Moe Foner Scholarship Program for Visual & Performing Arts

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $5,000 Website: SEIU Moe Foner Scholarship Program for Visual & Performing Arts 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 Stephanie Brown Cadet Memorial Foundation

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $12,000 Website: The Stephanie Brown Cadet Memorial Foundation 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

UncommonGoods Scholarships

Application Deadline: Open/No Deadline Award Amount(s): $1,000 Website: UncommonGoods Scholarships Details: We know it isn’t always easy when you’re just starting out in a creative field of study. So, we’re offering a scholarship to help hardworking student-artists out, because hey—you might be gracing our assortment with your work someday! Eligibility Requirements

  • We’re looking for undergraduate art or design majors at accredited universities.
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