February Scholarships

Georgia Future Champions Scholarship

Georgia Future Champions Scholarship grants a $1,500 award to a college or university student for their studies. Applicants must be willing to study at a post-secondary institution within Georgia.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 1

Arts for Life! Scholarship

The scholarship by the Foundation for Excellence in Education awards 25 Florida students who exhibit academic excellence and are in a creative field of writing, dancing, drama, or visual arts.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

Amazon offers a scholarship worth $40,000 followed by a paid internship to 100 students pursuing computer sciences and programming with Amazon Future Engineering Scholarship.

Amount
$10,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Distinguished Young Women Program

Show off your scholastic achievements, public speaking, and overall talent for a chance to win $30,000.

Amount
$500–$30,000
Scholarships awarded
50 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
June 2023

Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship

The $1,500 scholarship is awarded to one student who submits the best story describing the impact they made in the life of a rescue animal or animal welfare cause in general.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship

The Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship is for a high-achieving young woman seeking a living and studying environment to reach her most tremendous potential.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.7
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Graduating High School Senior Scholarship

The California State Graduating High School Senior Scholarship recognizes California-based graduating high school seniors with a history of volunteering in their schools and communities.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
March 2023

California Farm Bureau Scholarships

The California Farm Bureau Scholarship is an award by the California Farm Bureau to aid undergraduate students in the agricultural field.

Amount
$1,500–$2,750
Scholarships awarded
9 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 1

Dr. Irving Pressley McPhail Endowed Scholarship

The Dr. Irving Pressley McPhail Endowed Scholarship offers one scholarship to a female high school senior or undergraduate student from the U.S or Canada.

Amount
$1,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
February 1

Hyatt Hotels Fund for Minority Lodging Management Students

The Hyatt Hotels Fund for Minority Lodging Management Students Scholarship Program offers a $3,000 scholarship for African American, Hispanic, Native North American, Asian American, and Alaska Native students interested in studying hospitality.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1

James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Program

Each year, the James L. and Nellie Westlake Scholarship Program awards students from Missouri with renewable full-tuition scholarships starting from $2,000 a year to meet their college-related expenses.

Amount
$2,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Henry David Thoreau Scholarship

The Henry David Thoreau Scholarship targets high school seniors who demonstrate a passion for environmental leadership and plan to take up interdisciplinary environmental studies in college.

Amount
$20,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 30, 2023

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

The merit-based scholarship funds the graduate or professional school studies of current college students who have an interest in pursuing careers in government or other public service-related sectors.

Amount
$30,000
Scholarships awarded
53 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 15, 2023

TMCF | PPG Foundation Scholarship

The PPG Foundation and Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) offer annual awards of up to $10,000. College seniors attending a TMCF member school can apply for the program.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
May- June 2023

Roothbert Fund Scholarships

The Roothbert Fund Scholarships program grants 15 undergraduate and graduate students scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $7,000 to further their education. Applicants must be motivated by spiritual values.

Amount
$5,000–$7,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

LPA Scholarship

LPA, Inc offers scholarships of $5,000 to high school seniors in California and Texas accepted at an accredited institution for a degree program related to design or building industry.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 2

Boren Scholarship

The Boren Scholarship supports U.S. citizens who study abroad during their undergraduate degrees. The winner of the scholarship is awarded up to $25,000 in financial support.

Amount
$8,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 2

AMS Minority Scholarships

The grant is divided into two $3,000 stipends for your freshman and sophomore years.

Amount
$3,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 4
Winner announcement
May 2023

McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship

McDonald’s HACER National Scholarship offers up to $100,000 to 30 high school seniors of Hispanic origin to pursue undergraduate studies of their choice, part-time or full-time, at U.S institutions.

Amount
$100,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
February 5
Winner announcement
June 2023

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

The Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship offers a total of $56,000 to 25 undergraduate students.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 6
Winner announcement
April 20, 2023

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships

The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship offers need-based scholarships of between $500 and $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in accredited colleges in the U.S.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
48 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

Oracle Corporate Scholars Program

The Oracle Corporate Scholars Program awards 10 $10,000 scholarships to college students.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 7

Diversity in Hospitality Scholarship

The Network of Executive Women in Hospitality, Diversity in Hospitality Scholars Program offers a $5,000 scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 7

Pursuing Academics with Support (PAWS) Scholarship

The Pursuing Academics with Support Scholarship is a $10,000 award offered to Black/African American students who seek to complete their higher education.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 7, 2023

PGA WORKS Golf Management University Scholarship Program

PGA WORKS Golf Management University Scholarship Program offers $8,000 to 16 deserving students as means to enhance the recruitment and retention of talented students enrolled in golf management university programs.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
16 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
August

Marianne Beel Scholarship

The Nebraska Press Women (NPW)awards the Marianne Beel Scholarship worth $1,000 which offers scholarships to female high school seniors in Nebraska.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 9

Robert E. Applebaum Scholarship

Every year the Robert E. Applebaum Scholarship offers $12,500 worth of scholarship funds to undergraduates and postgraduates.

Amount
$12,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 9
Winner announcement
March 2023

Mary Holloway McCoo, M.D. and Wayman Glen McCoo, Sr. M.D. Sholarship

UNCF offers two scholarships valued at $2,500 per semester to postgraduate and doctoral students studying in the medical field across the United States.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.8
Deadline
February 10

Pro-Life Scholarship Award

The Pro-Life Scholarship Award by the National Association of Pro-Life Nurses awards undergraduate students up to $8,000. Full- and part-time students are eligible to apply if they meet the criteria.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 12

Porter Fleming Literary Competition

The Porter Fleming Literary Competition grants the amount of $7,000 to 12 individuals who exhibit skill in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, or one-act playwriting.

Amount
$250–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 13
Winner announcement
April 2023

Danone Fellowship Grant

Danone North America offers two fellowships worth $25,000 to graduates interested in the gut microbiome, probiotics, and yogurt and their impact on health and wellness.

Amount
$25,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 14
Winner announcement
April 2023

USDA 1890 National Scholars Program

Every year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) partners with 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities to offer up to 36 National Scholars Program awards to current or incoming students.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
February 28, 2023

Nancy Penn Lyons Scholarship Fund

The Nancy Penn Lyons Scholarship Fund awards high school seniors $5,000 scholarships to complete their education at private or out-of-state universities.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15

James E. Cox Medical Scholarship Fund

The James E. Cox Medical Scholarship Fund awards students $5,000 scholarships to pursue their undergraduate or graduate medical studies in the state of Georgia.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15

Tech High School Alumni Assoc./W.O. Cheney Merit Scholarship Fund

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta offers Tech High School Alumni Assoc./W.O. Cheney Merit Scholarship offers $5,000, renewable for four years.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
June 30, 2023

Pattillo Scholarship Fund

The Pattillo Scholarship Fund awards college students $3,500 scholarships each year for up to four years.

Amount
$3,500–$14,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
February 15

James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund

The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta awards the James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund of $2,000 for undergraduate study in ministry human services, arts, music, and sciences.

Amount
$2,000–$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
June 2023

FTE Fellowships for Doctoral Students of African Descent

Eligible students of African origin, pursuing a Ph.D. or Th.D. program in theology, theological studies, or biblical studies, can apply for the $25,000 program.

Amount
$25,000
Scholarships awarded
16 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
April 2023

George and Pearl Strickland Scholarship Fund

The George and Pearl Strickland Scholarship Fund, by the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, awards undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate financial need $1,000 to $2,000 to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
February 15

Helen & Vernon Crawford Scholarship Fund

The Scholarship Fund is granting a scholarship of $500 to $1,000 to one student who has completed a literacy program and is pursuing education at a higher institution in Georgia.

Amount
$500–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 15

Steve Dearduff Scholarship Fund

Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta offers the Steve Dearduff Scholarship Fund of up to $2,500 to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in medicine and/or social work, annually.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
February 15

Beinecke Scholarship Program

The Beinecke Scholarship Program offers a $34,000 scholarship to outstanding college juniors to pursue graduate studies in arts, social sciences, or humanities.

Amount
$4,000–$34,000
Scholarships awarded
16 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 16
Winner announcement
June 15, 2023

Gordon A. Rich Memorial Scholarship

The Gordon A. Rich Memorial scholarship is awarded to seven excellent high school seniors joining undergraduate studies. The $12,500 award is renewable yearly for the period of study.

Amount
$12,500–$50,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
February 16
Winner announcement
April 2023

Jeannette Rankin Foundation Scholarship

The Jeannette Rankin Foundation Scholar Grant awards $2,000 to $10,000 to 120 women to pursue their vocational or technical educations.

Amount
$2,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
120 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 18
Winner announcement
July 2023

Emerge Scholarships

Every year, the Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund offers Emerge scholarships. The scholarship is available to low-income Georgian women pursuing undergraduate degrees or technical degrees.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 18
Winner announcement
July 31, 2023

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship

The Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship is for high school students who have fostered vegetarianism in their schools or communities.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 20
Winner announcement
May 2023

BMI Student Composer Awards

The total prize amount is $20,000. Judges determine the number of awards to be given in a particular year.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 25
Winner announcement
May 2023

Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

The Ellie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest offers a total of $20,000 to five college juniors or seniors.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 25

LAGRANT Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships

Thirty (30) ethnic minority undergraduate students will receive $2,500 scholarships and a trip to New York City, New York, for career-building activities as part of the LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship Program.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 2023

NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fellowships

The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fellowships offers a total of $6,000 to four recipient female postgraduate students.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 2023

College Counts Scholarship

The aim of the CollegeCounts Scholarship is to offer financial aid to Alabama high school students who are passionate about effecting positive change in the world but experience financial difficulties.

Amount
$2,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
195 winners
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 2023

Science Application International Corporation Scholarship

The Science Application International Corporation Scholarship worth $5,000 enables college seniors to study software engineering, data science, digital engineering, and cybersecurity at different Thurgood Marshall College Fund member schools.

Amount
$2,500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28

UNCF Medline Corporate Scholars Program

The UNCF Medline Corporate Scholars Program offers a $5, 000 scholarship for African American junior undergraduate students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 2023

Dr. Arnita Young Boswell Scholarship

The Dr. Arnita Young-Boswell Scholarship recognizes and celebrates African American students with proven academic distinction, a concern for their community, the Black Family, and a desire to continue their education.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 30, 2023

Rev. Dr. A.W. Selma Scholarship

Rev. Dr. A.W. Watkins Selma Scholarship offers financial assistance to junior and sophomore students in the bible and pastoral ministry studies at Selma University, Alabama.

Amount
$20,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28

Carter Roger Williams Scholarship

Graduating high school students have until the end of February to apply for the $20,000 Carter Roger Williams Scholarship.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 2023

Eli Lilly & Company Make Life Better Scholarship Program

The Eli Lilly & Company Make Life Better Scholarship Program awards up to $10,000 to seven college sophomore students in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 2023

Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for High School Seniors

Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for High School Seniors awards $10,000 to 25 high school seniors, each, from minority groups and underserved communities.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
August 2023

Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Loan

Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation offers $8,000 interest-free loans to Texas high school graduates and college students intending to complete their undergraduate studies at an accredited institution in Texas.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 2023