March Scholarships

HSF Scholarship

Every year, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) selects 10,000 students based on merit, to award scholarships amounting to more than $30 million annually.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10,000 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
December 2022

ACEC Scholarships

The American Council of Engineering Companies Research Institute Scholars Program offers scholarships worth $2,500 to $10,000 to university students.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
June 2022

HACEMOS Scholarship program

The HACEMOS Scholarship Program grants $1,500 to two-year college students and $2,500 to four-year college students to encourage the next generation of students and leaders.

Amount
$1,500–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
21 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May 2022

AICPA Scholarships

AICPA offers scholarships to 139 U.S. residents studying accountancy or related fields every year.

Amount
$3,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
139 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
August 2022

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

The MetLife Foundation partners with UNCF to offer scholarships to African American students enrolled at accredited Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) for their junior year.

Amount
$7,333–$14,666
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 10
Winner announcement
August 2022

BIG ARTS Classical Music Scholarship

The three scholarship awards include a $25,000 first prize, $15,000 second prize, and $10,000 third prize and are awarded to undergraduate students pursuing classical music studies at institutions in Florida.

Amount
$10,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 25

Allamanda Garden Club Horticulture Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to two outstanding students each who are committed to pursuing a profession in horticulture-related fields. It’s a renewable scholarship if recipients maintain scholarship requirements each academic year.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 31

Jim Boyce Memorial Scholarship

The Jim Boyce Memorial Scholarship awards undergraduate students pursuing accessibility- or universal design-related degree courses in the United States.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Women in Technology Scholarship

The Women in Technology Scholarship is an initiative by Palantir to encourage women to become leaders in technical studies, computer science, and engineering by awarding $7,000 to 10 recipients.

Amount
$7,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Directing Change Program and Student Film Contest – California

Each Mind Matters offers the Directing Change Program and Film Contest worth between $250 and $500 to creative middle and high school students at state and regional levels, varying by category.

Amount
$250–$500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students

Every year, the Archie Motley Memorial Scholarship for Minority Students grants two undergraduate students scholarships to the tune of $750 each to study archival administration at the graduate level.

Amount
$750
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1

Clair A. Hill Scholarship & ACWA Scholarship

The Clair Hill Scholarship is given to undergraduates pursuing a degree in any field of water resources. These include engineering, urban water supply, environmental studies, and more.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

Wyoming Daughters of the American Revolution

Female Wyoming residents who are of Native North American descent and have shown dedication to the pursuit of higher education are encouraged to apply for the scholarship program.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.0
Deadline
March 1

ALA Spectrum Scholarship

The ALA Spectrum Scholarship annually rewards 60 students from minority and backward classes who are interested in graduate studies in library and information science.

Amount
$5,000–$6,500
Scholarships awarded
60 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship

The Foundation for Enhancing Communities seeks to provide financial support to eligible high school senior students continuing their education by covering the cost of tuition.

Amount
$6,400–$50,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

LPEA Scholarship

LPEA Scholarship annually awards two high school seniors in the U.S. with scholarships of $7,000 per year, totaling $28,000 for four years of education, given that the recipients maintain minimum grading requirements.

Amount
$7,000–$28,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

Diversity Advancement Scholarship

The Diversity Advancement Scholarship provides students with a flair for architecture with the opportunity to effectively complete their education, regardless of their race or origin.

Amount
$1,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

ASEV Presidents’ Award for Scholarship in Enology and Viticulture

The ASEV Presidents’ Award for Scholarship in Enology and Viticulture Program offers two $12,500 scholarships to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Amount
$12,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.6
Deadline
March 1

Stephen K. Hall ACWA Water Law & Policy Scholarship

The Stephen K. Hall ACWA provides a $10,000 scholarship to a graduate student in water law or -policy or public administration with a focus on water resources.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
December 2023

SEG Foundation Scholarships

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists Foundation Scholarships offers scholarships of up to $10,000 to students all over the globe to pursue undergraduate studies or graduate studies in geophysics.

Amount
$500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
June 2023

AICPA Minority Accounting Scholarship

A $10,000- AICPA Minority Scholarship is offered to outstanding full-time students in order to promote their decision to major in accounting and eventual admittance into the field.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
August

ALSC Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship

American Library Association awards the Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship of $8,000 to two undergraduate and graduate students pursuing an MLS degree and planning a career in library services for children.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1

The Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship

The American Library Association offers Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship awards of $8,000 to four students pursuing an MLS or advanced degree for a career in library service.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
July 1, 2023

CJ Davidson Scholarship for FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America)

The C.J. Davidson Scholarship for FCCLA of $2,250 is awarded to ten graduating high school seniors in Texas who will attend a four-year college in the same state.

Amount
$2,250–$18,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May/June 2023

California Dream Act Scholarships

The California Dream Act allows undocumented students, students with valid or expired DACA, U visa holders, and students with Temporary Protected Status to receive certain types of financial aid.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
2,500 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 2

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest

Every year, The Gallery Collection hosts the Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship Contest for high school, college, and university students. Applicants submit a design and could win a $10,000 scholarship.

Amount
$11,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 2
Winner announcement
May 15, 2023

Alabama Golf Association Women’s Scholarship Fund

The Alabama Golf Association (AGA) Women’s Scholarship awards $20,000 to one female student to complete her undergraduate studies.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 2
Winner announcement
May 2023

Women’s Western Golf Foundation Scholarship

The Women's Western Golf Foundation scholarship is an award that covers four years of undergraduate studies for women high school seniors.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 4

AABE National Scholarships

The AABE National Scholarship awards $3,000–$5,000 to 13 graduating high school seniors of Hispanic, African American, or Native American ethnicity who will pursue studies in energy-related fields.

Amount
$3,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
13 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 4
Winner announcement
May 2023

Lillian A. Devison Scholarship

The scholarship awards an approximate $500 scholarship to one graduate student at a West Virginia college or university.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 4

Erin Marie Keener Nursing Scholarship

The Erin Marie Keener Nursing Scholarship is an annual scholarship for fourth-year nursing students at West Virginia University.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 4

UCLA Freshman Alumni Scholarship

Incoming freshmen students to the University of California Los Angeles are eligible to apply for the UCLA Freshman Scholarship of $6,000 every year.

Amount
$6,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 4

Advocates for African Americans Carolinas Scholarship

The scholarship awards $2,000 to a graduating high school student to pursue undergraduate study in engineering, computer science, accounting, finance, or business administration at universities in North or South Carolina.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 4

DNA Day Essay Contest

The DNA Day Essay contest offers a total of $3,000 to 13 recipient winners as well as genetics material grants to teachers.

Amount
$100–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
13 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

TheDream.US National Scholarship Program

Every year, TheDream.US offers scholarships whose value ranges from $16,500 to $33,000 per recipient to undocumented students for undergraduate study.

Amount
$16,500–$33,000
Scholarships awarded
1,000 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

Rooted in Science Scholarship

The Rooted in Science Scholarship is an annual scholarship program that awards a total of $10,000 to 20 Black scholars to pursue STEM-related courses in college.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 7
Winner announcement
June 30, 2023

Black Winemaker Scholarship

The Black Winemakers Scholarship Program is a merit-based scholarship for full-time African American sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students (MS and Ph.D.) attending an accredited four-year or graduates institution.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
March 10

Florida Realtors Education Foundation Student Scholarship Program

The FREF Student Scholarship Program awards $1,000 to over 200 undergraduate and graduate students to assist with college and/or postgraduate education expenses and to pursue careers in real estate.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
229 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 10
Winner announcement
April 2023

Be the Boss Scholarship

The Be the Boss Scholarship, valued at $2,000 each, is awarded to two female undergraduates who are striving for leadership positions.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
April 15, 2023

Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships

BAM is committed to assisting Black employees in their professional development and encouraging youngsters to seek a career in technology.

Amount
$2,500–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
45 winners
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
April 2023

Don’t mess with Texas Scholarships

The $9,000 Don't Mess With Texas Scholarship is awarded in partnership with Keep Texas Beautiful given to high school seniors that are keeping their schools and communities clean.

Amount
$9,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
May 2023

Association of California Water Agencies Scholarship

The Association of California Water Agencies Scholarship is a merit-based award for undergraduates studying water resources-related fields in California

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15

HSF General College Scholarships

Every year, the HSF General College Scholarships provide students of Hispanic heritage within the U.S. with scholarships of between $500 to $5,000 for use for post-secondary education.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10,000 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
December 2023

King’s Daughters Health Foundation Scholarships

The scholarship is given to dedicated local high school students planning to pursue a career in healthcare.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15

UCT Heaston Scholarship Program

The UCT Heaston Scholarship assists students in pursuing their goals of obtaining a college education. Three scholarships are awarded each year to three students, covering four years of undergraduate education.

Amount
$3,000–$24,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
May 2023

Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship

Full-time students who are in accredited four-year schools or courses are eligible for the Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
June 15, 2023

Harold Wetterberg Foundation Scholarship

The Harold Wetterberg Foundation Scholarship is worth up to $15,000 to students with a connection to New Jersey and who are pursuing a doctorate in veterinary medicine (DVM).

Amount
$5,000–$15,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 15

Delaware Community Foundation Scholarships

Delaware Community Foundation offers scholarship programs, from $500 to $10,000, to students of all ages and educational levels to complete their education. These awards have different eligibility and selection criteria.

Amount
$500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
200 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
May 15, 2023

CA-NV AWWA Scholarship Program

The American Water Works Association's California-Nevada Section offers the CA-NV AWWA Scholarship Program of up to $5,000 to 12 undergraduate and graduate students studying water resources-related fields.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15

Howard C. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship

The Howard C. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship awards three undergraduate and graduate students, majoring in engineering or its related fields, $6,000 each to further their studies and reach their career goals.

Amount
$6,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 17

Mission North The Future Is… Fellowship

The Future Is… Fellowship awards $15,000 to one female BIPOC(Black, Indigenous, or Person of Color) student pursuing studies in communications with an interest in tech or science.

Amount
$15,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 18

The Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship

The $20,000 Marie A. Calderilla Scholarship is to financially support female high school graduates or graduating seniors to continue their education.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 18

1,000 Dreams Scholarship

The 1,000 Dreams Scholarship is given to one woman attending a four-year or two-year college in the US to help her pursue her educational dreams.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 25

California Association of Realtors Scholarships

The C.A.R. Scholarship Foundation awards $2,000–$4,000 scholarships to college students pursuing studies in real estate.

Amount
$2,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25

Raftelis Financial Consultants Environmental Finance and Management Fund Scholarship

Undergraduates from authorized institutions or universities in North Carolina are eligible for the Raftelis Financial Consultants Environmental Finance and Management Fund Scholarship of $1,000.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

NC One Water Operator Scholarships

The One AWWA Operator Scholarship provides scholarship funds of $500 each to current water operators in North Carolina who plan to pursue a licensing or certification program.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The Les and Elaine Hall Water Environment Stewardship Fund Scholarship

The Les and Elaine Hall Water Environment Stewarded Fund Scholarship provides up to $1,000 to a student in North Carolina to obtain a degree in engineering or water-related professions.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25

GHD Clean Water Fund Scholarship

The GHD Clean Water Fund Scholarship Program awards one $1,000 scholarship to postgraduate students in the fields of civil or environmental engineering. Applicants must be North Carolina residents.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The Crowder Construction Company Scholarship

The Crowder Construction Company Scholarship Program grants one $2,000 scholarship to undergraduates pursuing studies in the construction management, construction, and engineering fields. Applicants must be a resident of North Carolina.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The Lynn and Lars Balck Water Environmental Stewardship Fund

The program awards one $1,000 scholarship to an undergraduate student pursuing a degree in environmental engineering or -sciences with a concentration on water environment. Applicants must be North Carolina residents.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

Rivers & Associates, Inc. Clean Water Education Fund

The Rivers & Associates, Inc. Clean Water Education Fund Scholarship Program provides one $1,000 scholarship to an undergraduate student enrolled to pursue an engineering course focused on the water environment.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The Environmental Manufacturer’s Representative Scholarship Fund Scholarship

The program awards a scholarship of $1,000 to one student, residing in North Carolina, to pursue undergraduate studies in engineering with a specialization in water and wastewater.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The CMT Gives Back-Bova Family Scholarship

The scholarship awards one $1,000 scholarship with free attendance to the NC One Water Annual Conference to an undergraduate student studying engineering, construction management, or business management.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25

Clearwater-Robert M. Wilkinson Scholarship

The scholarship awards one $1,000 scholarship and free attendance to the NC One Water Annual Conference to a student pursuing a degree in construction management, engineering, environmental science, or business management.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25
Winner announcement
June 2023

The NC Safewater Fund Scholarship

The NC Safewater Fund Scholarship offers one $3,000 scholarship and free attendance to the NC One Water Annual Conference to a deserving undergraduate student in water-related degree programs.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25

The NC Safewater Fund Scholarship/Carol Bond Scholarship

The $3,000 scholarship is awarded to one undergraduate student in water-related and public health degree programs. The award also includes free attendance to the NC One Water Annual Conference.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 25

Women in Defense Scholarship

The Women In Defense Scholar program offers 10 $1,000 scholarships to undergraduate and postgraduate women studying fields related to national security or defense.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3.25
Deadline
March 27
Winner announcement
August 2023

Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition

High school students are awarded a $5,000 prize for a science project. Finalists get $1,000 each, winner’s high school receives $1,000, and the referring teacher wins $1,000. Projects must serve humanity.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 27

Women on Par Scholarship

The L.P.G.A. Foundation will be giving out three scholarships to women who wish to continue their education at advanced levels.

Amount
$1,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
May 2023

Susan Howard Community Service Award

The British American Foundation of Texas annually awards students in Texas and Great Britain a scholarship worth $5,000 for their community service.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31

UNCF – Anthem Corporate Scholars Program

Students from minority ethnic groups and races are awarded $5,000 scholarships and internship programs by a Fortune 500 company.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 31

Ashton Washington Women of Color Annual Scholarship

To preserve the heritage of a WOC and help her excel, the $1,000 Ashton Washington Women of Color Annual Scholarship was founded by an HBCU graduate and her grandmother.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 31

Albert W. Dent Graduate Student Scholarship

Albert W. Dent Graduate Student Scholarship offers financial assistance to students in their final year of a graduate program in healthcare management. It’s for racially/ethnically diverse and LGBTQ students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 2023

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

VFX Auxiliary organizes the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, where one student can win $33,000.

Amount
$20,000–$33,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31

NetJets Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to meritorious students pursuing their academic courses in aviation and hospitality.

Amount
$25,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 31

AGC Scholarship

The Associated General Contractors of Alaska provides an opportunity to students who are either Alaska residents or U.S. citizens to win a scholarship of up to $20,000.

Amount
$2,500–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
April 2023

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