Scholarships for High School Graduates

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Washington State Opportunity Scholarship – Career & Technical

The Career and Technical Scholarships (CTS) offers the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship to Washington students every quarter to pursue a post-secondary school program in high-demand trade, STEM, and healthcare programs.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 23

Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program offers 150 $20,000 scholarships for high school seniors.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
150 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
October 31
Winner announcement
March 2023

ASNT Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship

The ASNT awards this scholarship to three undergraduate students, each, enrolled in U.S. universities and colleges with recognized engineering programs to choose NDT/NDE as their field of specialization.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 15

Hathaway Scholarships

The Hathaway scholarships are available to high school seniors who perform outstandingly in their academics and need financial assistance to further their education in specific fields.

Amount
$840–$1,680
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.25
Deadline
December 31

Arkansas Future Grant (ArFuture)

The State of Arkansas awards the Arkansas Future Grant (ArFuture) to 100 students who have lived in Arkansas for three years or who have graduated from an Arkansas high school.

Amount
$25,000–$30,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 1

Terry Foundation Scholars

Incoming freshmen at Texas universities are eligible for the scholarship that provides sufficient assistance to cover tuition, books, fees, and reasonable living expenses on campus.

Amount
$5,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
225 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 2

South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship

The South Dakota Legislature offers the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship, ranging from $1,300 to $2,600, to qualified students attending an eligible higher education institute in South Dakota.

Amount
$1,300–$2,600
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
January 15

APIA Scholarship Program

The APIA Scholarship provides crucial funds for tertiary education to underrepresented Asian and Pacific Islander students within America.

Amount
$2,500–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
50 winners
Required GPA
2.7
Deadline
January 26
Winner announcement
June 2023

Society of Women Engineers – Lehigh Valley Professional Section Scholarship Program

The Scholarship is awarded to female high school graduating seniors in Pennsylvania enrolling as first-year students in an ABET-accredited engineering program with a major in engineering technology.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 30
Winner announcement
March 30, 2023

Alice W. Rooke Scholarship

A student pursuing a course to become a doctor is awarded the Alice W. Rooke Scholarship worth $5,000 every year.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
February 2023

UNCF Healthcare Workforce Diversity Program

In partnership with AbbVie, UNCF offers 200 scholarships valued at $5,000 to high school graduates, and college freshman and college sophomores undertaking undergraduate study in healthcare-related fields.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
200 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Bridge to Success Scholarship

The New Mexico University offers the Bridge to Success Scholarship of $1,000 to college freshmen students at the University of New Mexico for their first semester only.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
February 1

National African American Scholars

Each year, the National African American Scholars Scholarship awards approximately $14,000 to African American freshman students at the University of New Mexico who are not residents of New Mexico.

Amount
$14,000–$56,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
February 1

Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation Scholarships

The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation offers this scholarship to graduating high school students or high school graduates pursuing studies at Nebraska’s public institutions. It is open to incoming college freshmen.

Amount
$200–$5,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 30

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

Western Arts & Culture Scholarship

The Western Art & Culture Scholarship targets Northern Nevada high school graduates with proven skills and appreciation for their chosen area of art and culture.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
24 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 9
Winner announcement
April 28, 2023

Reno Rodeo Foundation Scholarship

The Reno Rodeo Foundation offers the Reno Rodeo Foundation Scholarship, ranging from $1,000 to $2,500, to Nevada high school graduate students to pursue higher education of their choice.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 10

Gulf Coast Hurricane Scholarship

The Gulf Coast Hurricane Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students residing and studying plastic industry-related courses at postsecondary institutions in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.

Amount
$2,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
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

William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship

The William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship awards $2,500 to undergraduate students who reside in Ohio, Michigan, or Florida and are enrolled full- or part-time in a welding degree program.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
February 15

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

Nevada Women’s Fund Scholarship

The Nevada Women's Fund Scholarship is an award of several amounts to help women in Northern Nevada to fund their post-secondary education at institutions in Northern Nevada.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28

AWS John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship

The American Welding Society offers this scholarship to one undergraduate student enrolled in a welding engineering program or welding engineering technology at an accredited university or college in the U.S.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1

John Deere Scholarship

The $2,500 John Deere Scholarship is given to one Midwest US student and one diverse Midwest U.S. student enrolled in a welding engineering or weld engineering technology program annually.

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

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Scholarship

The American Welding (AWS) Foundation offers the Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Scholarship to a student enrolled in a welding engineering-related discipline at an accredited high institution nationwide.

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

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

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Emergency Services Scholarship

The Foundation For The Carolinas offers the Charlotte Mecklenburg Emergency Services Scholarship to undergraduates interested in pursuing a career in emergency services, nursing, or law enforcement.

Amount
$500–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 3

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

Art Porter Music Education Memorial Scholarship

The Art Porter Music Education Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Arkansas high school students to pursue undergraduate degrees in music in Arkansas. Applicants must demonstrate musical talent.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
April 30, 2023

Arizona Promise Program

The Arizona Promise Program is awarded to a deserving Arizona student pursuing an undergraduate degree of choice at Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, or the University of Arizona.

Amount
$12,700
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 1

Christine Rice Annual Scholarship

Trustee Emeritus Rice, along with LeadMN, has established the annual Christine Rice Annual Scholarship for female high school and undergraduate students enrolled in health-oriented fields at a two-year Minnesota college.

Amount
$1,250
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 1

Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship

The Maine Educational Services (MES) Foundation offers the Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship of $5,000 to 10 undergraduate students to complete their studies at accredited colleges or universities in Maine.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

E.B Miller Memorial Scholarship

E.B. Miller Memorial Scholarship is awarded to high school graduates and undergraduate students pursuing forestry and forest sciences at accredited post-secondary institutions in Ohio.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

Otto A. Huth Scholarship

The scholarship provides assistance to students in Nevada who are about to age out of foster care or have previously aged out and wish to study at any higher institution.

Amount
$10,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
April 15

Richard Hagen-Minerva Harvey Scholarship

Every year, the South Dakota Department of Education awards scholarships to enrolled members of American Indian tribes at South Dakota post-secondary institutions.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 15

Jerry Wheeler Scholarship

The South Dakota Retailers Association Scholarship offers the Jerry Wheeler Scholarship to assist students enrolled in accredited institutions to pursue retail and hospitality business fields of study.

Amount
$2,000–$2,700
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 19

The Ohio Means Science (OHMS) STEM Scholars Program

The OHMS STEM Scholars Program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and is awarded to undergraduate students at Ohio State University majoring in STEM-related programs.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 22

Milliman Opportunity Scholarship

Milliman Inc. offers the Milliman Opportunity Scholarship of $5,000 to undergraduate students of an ethnic minority to study actuarial science, data science, mathematics, computer science, statistics, finance, economics, or programming.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 29

Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant

Kansas State offers the Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant to three high school graduate students in Kansas, pursuing technical certificates or associate of applied science degree programs.

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

Raymond Meyer Memorial Flight Scholarship

This Scholarship, created by the Oregon Pilots Association, is awarded annually to a young Oregon high school graduate or undergraduate student with a passion for flying to further their education.

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

Rhode Island Commission on Women/Freda H. Goldman Education Award

Rhode Island Foundation provides a $500–$2,000 scholarship to support one Rhode Island woman who wishes to pursue post-secondary education or job training.

Amount
$500–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 2

Fresh Start Scholarship

The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation awards a $2,500 scholarship to a woman who wants to get a college education based on their financial need, academic record, and desire to succeed.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 31, 2022

Frank O’Bannon Grant

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education offers the Frank O'Bannon Grant to high school graduate and undergraduate students in Indiana who require financial support to further their education.

Amount
$650–$9,200
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 20

Regional University Baccalaureate Scholarship

The Regional University Baccalaureate Scholarship of $3,000 is awarded to incoming freshmen students in Oklahoma enrolled in a baccalaureate program at accredited specific universities and colleges in the state.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
11 winners
Required GPA
3.25
Deadline
May 20

AISES 3M Scholarship

The AISES 3M Scholarship is for incoming college freshmen from American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, First Nations, and other indigenous communities of North America to enroll in a STEM-related degree.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31

Indiana Latino Institute Academic Scholarship

The Indiana Latino Institute awards the Academic Scholarship To 15 high school graduates and undergraduate students to further their education in the fields of their choice at specified universities and colleges.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
2.7
Deadline
May 31

Choose Vermont Scholarship

The Choose Vermont Scholarship worth $5,000 is offered to 14 students annually to pursue higher education and earn undergraduate degrees in programs of their choice in Vermont.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
14 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
July 30

R. Harper Brown Scholarship

The R. Harper Brown Scholarship supports American students seeking to study in Scotland with scholarship funding valued at $10,000.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
July

TEC Scholarship

The Elevator Consultants (TEC) recognizes the importance of technology in our lives and awards one TEC Scholarship every year to a meritorious student in technology- and science-related fields.

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

CIA Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The CIA scholarship program offers undergraduate students the opportunity to attend an accredited college or university full-time and work with the CIA during summer breaks.

Amount
$18,000–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 27

Automotive Hall of Fame Scholarships

The Automotive Hall of Fame scholarship program awards four scholarships to the value of $5,000 each to young students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August

Busey Bank Bridge Scholarship

Busey Bank Bridge Scholarship program offers eight $1,000- scholarships to high school graduates and undergraduate students to further their education. Applicants must be residing in Florida, Indiana, or Northern Illinois.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August 1, 2023

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

Idaho Opportunity Scholarship for Adult Learners

The Idaho State Board of Education offers the Idaho Opportunity Scholarship For Adult Learners to eligible less privileged applicants to further their education at accredited post-secondary institutions in Idaho.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
July 1

Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant

The Iowa College Aid Commission offers the Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant of $1,200 to students enrolled in vocational or technical education courses at an Iowa community college.

Amount
$1,200–$2,400
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 1

Defense Against Distracted Driving Scholarship

The J&Y Law Firm, Defense Against Distracted Driving Scholars Program offers a $1,000 scholarship for undergraduate students or high school graduates.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 30
Winner announcement
August 2023

USU Resident First-Year SE Merit Scholarship

Utah State University (USU) offers the Resident First-Year SE Merit Scholarship to first-year students pursuing undergraduate studies of their choice. Applicants must be residents of Utah.

Amount
$1,500–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
August 1

USU Resident First-Year SE Scholar Scholarship

Utah State University (USU) offers the Resident First-Year SE Scholar Scholarship Scholarship to first-year students pursuing undergraduate studies of their choice. Applicants must be residents of Utah.

Amount
$2,500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
August 1

Tyler’s Place Scholarship

The Arizona Society of CPAs funds the Tyler’s Place Scholarship of $2,000 to support one deserving college freshman, transfer, or undergraduate student pursuing a career serving the special needs community.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
August 14

Future Educator Scholarship

Every year, one student stands the chance of the Future Educator Scholarship worth $1,000 sponsored by Mrs Prindables Gourmet Caramel Apples.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
August 18
Winner announcement
August 24, 2023

Inspired to Teach Scholarship

The Inspired to Teach scholarship gives awards of $1,000 or $2,500 depending on the credit hours the students have completed. Applicants must be high school graduates from Oklahoma.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
August 24

Tennessee HOPE Scholarship

Tennessee State Government awards scholarships ranging from $1,600 to $2,250 to high school graduates to further their education at accredited universities or colleges in Tennessee within 16 months post-graduation.

Amount
$1,750–$2,250
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
September 1

Crabby Beach Scholarship in Art

The University of Washington offers the Crabby Beach Scholarship in Art to one deserving undergraduate student, entering freshman year, pursuing programs in art, art history, and design at its premises.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
September 16
Winner announcement
October 2022

Weiss & Paarz Annual Rising Star Scholarship

Weiss & Paarz law firm offers the Weiss & Paarz National Law Scholarship to students pursuing undergraduate law degrees at accredited schools across the U.S. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 30

The Legacy Lab Foundation Scholarship

The Legacy Lab Foundation, supported by The Giving Back Fund, is seeking Black or African American students enrolled in colleges, universities, or similar institutions (technical schools) in the United States.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 24
Winner announcement
December 2023

CarBrain Scholarship

If you are an automotive student looking for a scholarship, the CarBrain scholarship of $1,000 should interest you.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 1
Winner announcement
November 30, 2022

Mccormick Leadership Scholarship

The McCormick Leadership Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students in Minnesota to further their education and complete their degrees. Applicants must possess excellent leadership qualities and academic qualifications.

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

Morrie Anderson Endowed Scholarship

The Morrie Anderson Endowed Scholarship of $500 is awarded to students who demonstrate exceptional performance and are presently taking a technical course at any of Minnesota’s technical or combined colleges.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
November 1

Stamps Scholar Award

The University of South Carolina offers the Stamps Scholar Awards, ranging from $20,000 to $30,000, to deserving undergraduate students in South Carolina to complete their degree programs.

Amount
$10,000–$90,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
5.3
Deadline
November 15

UMKC Chancellor’s Award

The University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the UMKC Chancellor’s Award of $3,500 to first-time college students pursuing undergraduate studies. Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy are inapplicable.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 15

UMKC Provost Award

The University of Missouri-Kansas City offers the UMKC Provost Award of $2,000 to first-time college students pursuing undergraduate studies. Schools of Dentistry, Law, Medicine, and Pharmacy are inapplicable.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
November 15