Georgia Scholarships

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ASHRAE James R. Bullock Scholarship

The James R. Bullock Scholarship, administered by the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), offers one $5,000 scholarship to an undergraduate mechanical or architectural engineering student.

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

ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship

The ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship of $5,000 is an annual scholarship for qualified undergraduate pre-engineering, engineering, or architecture students attending a post-secondary educational institution.

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

ASHRAE Rusty & Debbie Hoffman Family Scholarship

The $5,000 scholarship is for an undergraduate mechanical or architectural engineering student enrolled at or graduated from a school in ASHRAE Region IV (North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia).

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

Wellroot Family Services Scholarship Program

The Wellroot Family Services Scholarship Program, sponsored by Scholarship America, provides 58 undergraduate and graduate students across the U.S. awards, ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
58 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
December 11
Winner announcement
March 2023

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program

The InspirASIAN Scholarship Program awards $2,000 to qualifying high school senior and graduate students and undergraduate student in one of 18 states of InspirASIAN Chapter to complete their degrees.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
May, 2022

InspirASIAN Scholarships

InspirASIAN National Scholarships and InspirASIAN State Scholarships are annual programs offering $2,000 and $1,000 to selected high school students for college studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31

TheDream.US Opportunity Scholarship

TheDream.US Opportunity Scholarship awards undocumented students with no access to college a maximum of $80,000 to pursue their education at any of the program’s accredited colleges.

Amount
$80,000
Scholarships awarded
90 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
From March 2022

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund

James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund awards a scholarship to eligible students to pursue undergraduate degrees in arts and sciences, human services, music, or ministry at an accredited college.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
by June 30

Curwen-Guidry Scholarship Fund

The Fund awards high school seniors who are bowlers in the USBC League to further their education. It’s open to students in the nine states part of the Southern Bowling Congress.

Amount
$750
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15

The Higher Foundation Scholarship

The Higher Foundation Scholarship Program grants three undergraduate and graduate students in Georgia $1,000 each to support their education expenses. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or above.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 27
Winner announcement
April 25th

National PCEA Ted G. Wilson Memorial Scholarship Foundation

PCEA offers the Ted G. Wilson Memorial Scholarship of $1,500 to four high school seniors in North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida to pursue degrees in construction.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – College Students

The Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to undergraduate students who live in states with Regions' full service and are enrolled in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – High School Seniors

The Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to high school senior students who live in states with Regions' full service and plan to enroll in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

Denise Halbach Performance Scholarship Award

The Denise Halbach Performance Scholarship awards $2,000 to a graduate student studying acting or musical theater. Students who graduated from universities in the SETC region can apply.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Leighton M. Ballew Directing Award

SETC’s Leighton M. Ballew Directing Award provides one student with a $2,500 scholarship to study theater directing at a regionally accredited graduate school in the upcoming academic year.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
September 2023

Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship Award

The Marian A. Smith Costume Scholarship awards $1,500 to a graduate student studying costume design or technology. Applicants must have studied or will study at an SETC region institution.

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

Robert Porterfield Scholarship Award

The Robert Porterfield Scholarship awards $2,000 to graduate students pursuing a degree in theatre. Applicants should have graduated from an undergraduate program at a university in the SETC region.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Steve Bayless Undergraduate Scholarship

The Steve Bayless Undergraduate Scholarship awards $2,000 to one high school senior in the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) region who will pursue studies in theater.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

William E. Wilson Scholarship Award

The William E. Wilson Scholarship awards $5,000 to a secondary school teacher pursuing graduate studies in theatre or speech and theatre. Applicants must be legal residents of any SETC state.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 2023

Best Foot Forward Scholarship

Best Foot Forward Scholarship, by Grant Law Office, awards $1,000 to high school seniors and college students enrolled in a four-year post-secondary program in Georgia to support their educational expenses.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 20
Winner announcement
May 18, 2023

PRSA Georgia Multicultural PRism Scholarship

The PRSA Foundation offers the $1,000 PRSA Georgia Multicultural PRism Scholarship to republic relations, journalism, and mass communication students.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 30

Bechtel Corporation Scholarship

The Bechtel Corporation Scholarship awards $5,000 to underrepresented undergraduates looking to major in the specified engineering degrees at the listed universities.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 1

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

MGMA Southern Section Scholarship

The American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE) offers the MGMA Southern Section Scholarship of $2,500 to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in medical practice management-related fields.

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

SAWF Scholarship Program

The Southern Automotive Women's Forum Scholarship Program provides scholarships between $1,000 and $5,000 to women enrolled or who plan to enroll in a STEM-related field.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 20
Winner announcement
July 28, 2023

Iranian-American Scholarship

Scholarship funds of $1,000 to $3,000 are awarded to two students of Iranian heritage every year by the Iranian-American Scholarship Fund.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
June 4

Georgia HOPE Scholarship

The Georgia HOPE Scholarship offers educational funds of $20,000 to $60,000 to students pursuing an undergraduate degree in an eligible college or university in Georgia annually.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 1

Georgia HOPE Zell Miller Scholarship

Helping Outstanding Pupils Educationally (HOPE) awards high school graduates and undergraduate students Georgia Hope Zell Miller Scholarship of $20,000 to $60,000 to financially support their education.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
3.7
Deadline
July 1

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

Synovus Bank/Calvin Smyre Endowed Scholarship

Synovus Bank offers the Synovus Bank/Calvin Smyre Endowed Scholarship of $4,500 to six undergraduate students to complete their banking- and finance-related studies.

Amount
$4,500
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
October 31

Greenhouse Scholars Program

The program awards high-achieving high school seniors in Georgia, Colorado, Illinois, New York, and North Carolina with scholarships for their undergraduate studies. The award is renewable for four years.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
39 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 9
Winner announcement
April 19

Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship

The Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship is available to students from Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, New York, and North Carolina who need financial support to pursue a course of study.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
34 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 9
Winner announcement
April 19, 2023

Georgia Scholarships

Georgia is known as the birthplace of many influential people like Martin Luther King. It is a highly hospitable state with a subtropical climate. Georgia also has one of the most developed educational systems in the United States. There are many state-specific scholarships that can help students who lack enough finances to get through educational institutions in Georgia with ease.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Georgia?

  • Emory University

Emory University ranks 22nd among the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for a scholarship here, check out the Georgia Future Champions Scholarship.

  • Georgia Institute of Technology

Georgia Institute of Technology ranks around 44th on the list of the top national universities in the United States. The Helen & Vernon Crawford Scholarship Fund is a great way to fund your studies here.

  • University of Georgia

The University of Georgia ranks 49th on the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for financial help, try the James E. Cox Medical Scholarship Fund.



Most popular majors in Georgia?

  1. Biology
  2. Finance
  3. Psychology

Where does Georgia rank in education?

Georgia ranks 34th on a list of most educated states and 33rd in terms of best public school systems. Read our reports on 2022 Most & Least Educated States and States with Best & Worst Public School Systems for more.