Scholarships for Women

Dr. Blanca Moore-Velez Woman of Substance Scholarship

The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Clubs (NANBPWC) awards $1,000–$10,000 scholarships to mature African American women.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 10
Winner announcement
August 2022

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

The Society of Women Engineers scholars program awards nearly 300 new and renewed scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $17,000 to women in engineering programs.

Amount
$1,000–$17,000
Scholarships awarded
255 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 2
Winner announcement
September 2022

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

Make Sense Foundation Educational Scholarship

Applications for the annual Make Sense Foundation Scholarship are available for women who are seeking financial aid to study in any institution of higher learning within the U.S.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 16
Winner announcement
June 30, 2022

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, 2022

Rae Lee Siporin Scholarship for Women

This Foundation is offering a scholarship for two women who have had difficulties in their studies and is worth $1,000.

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

WIA Foundation Scholarship

The annual scholarship is for any female student of any nationality studying engineering, math, or science at the undergraduate level with the goal to pursue careers in the aerospace industry.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 21
Winner announcement
July 25, 2022

Olay Face the STEM Gap Scholarship

The Olay Face the STEM Gap Scholarship Program offers scholarships worth $5,000 to women of color.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 29

ABC Humane Wildlife Academic Scholarship

The scholarship grants $1,000 to female graduate or undergraduate students studying a science-related course at an accredited U.S.-based university.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 1
Winner announcement
July 15

Women in STEM Scholarship

The Women In Stem Scholarship provides up to three $6,000 scholarships to international or DACA female students to study a STEM degree program in the U.S. or Canada.

Amount
$1,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 15

Exabeam Cybersecurity Scholarship

Exabeam offers two awards worth $10,000 and $5,000 to students pursuing education and a career in cybersecurity.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 31
Winner announcement
August 31, 2022

Women-in-Technology Scholarship

The Adobe Women-in-Technology Scholars Program offers a $10,000 scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
15 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 15
Winner announcement
December 2022

Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship

Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarships by WTS Foundation offers female students in graduate programs in the transportation field a scholarship of $10,000.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
October 28

NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC)

The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing provides 100 scholarship opportunities valued between $500 and $25,000 to female students in various grades pursuing programs in technology or computer science.

Amount
$500–$25,000
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 11

AAUW Educational Foundation International Fellowships

The International Fellowship offers female students a grant from $18,000 to $30,000 to complete their graduate studies in any field and enhance their careers in their native countries.

Amount
$18,000–$30,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 15
Winner announcement
April, 15

Live Your Dream Awards

Soroptimist International's Live Your Dream Awards program is a one-of-a-kind education award for women, which provides them with the tools they need to advance their education, skills, and employment opportunities.

Amount
$1,000–$16,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 15
Winner announcement
March 2023

Lynn G. Bellenger Engineering Technology Scholarship

The Lynn B. Bellenger Engineering Technology Scholars Program offers a $5,000 scholarship for undergraduate students.

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

Science Ambassador Scholarship

The Science Ambassador Scholarship Program offers full-tuition scholarships to female high school seniors and undergraduates in a STEM major.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 1

Angela Award

The NSTA Angela Award aims to support female students in grades 5—8 who have proven excellence in STEM fields and an interest in pursuing the field further.

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

Jacobs Holly A. Cornell Scholarship

In partnership with the American Water Works Association, Jacobs Holly A. Cornell Scholarship offers $10,000 to a minority postgraduate student interested in waterworks.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

PBWC Scholarship for Young Women

PBWC Scholarship for Young Women awards up to 10 female high school graduates a scholarship from $1,000 to $15,000 to complete their undergraduate studies in their field of choice.

Amount
$1,000–$15,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 13
Winner announcement
May 2023

Bertha Parker Cody Award for Native American Women

The Bertha Parker Cody Award for Native American Women is giving one Native American female student specializing in archaeology or museum studies $4,000 towards their tuition.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Leslie Andree Hanna Medical Scholarship

Every year, the Daughters of the American Revolution offers the Leslie Andree Hanna Medical Scholarship worth $5,000 to female students pursuing a medical degree.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.25
Deadline
January 31

Norma Ross Walter Scholarship

The Willa Cather Foundation provides three Norma Ross Walter Scholarships to female high school seniors from Nebraska who plan on majoring in English.

Amount
$2,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
March 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Judy Wallingford Scholarship

Female students pursuing a career in water works are eligible for a $1,000 award from the Maine Water Utilities Scholarship Fund.

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

Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship

The Heinlein Society awards the $4,000 Virginia Heinlein Memorial Scholarship to four female students enrolled in a four-year degree course in engineering, math, biological, and physical sciences.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July 7, 2023

WIIT Trust Scholarships

The WIIT Trust runs a scholarship program for graduate and undergraduate women studying International trade who have the potential to be future global leaders.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 15, 2023

Women in Leadership Scholarship

The Women in Leadership Scholarship is geared towards supporting female students who wish to pursue careers in the environmental field.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Women Leading Kentucky High School Scholarship

The Women Leading Kentucky program offers one $1,500 scholarship for female high school seniors.

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

Women Leading Kentucky Undergraduate Scholarship

The Women Leading Kentucky program offers various $1,500 scholarships for female undergraduate students.

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

Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship

The Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female undergraduate student in Maine.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship

The Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female high school senior.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

CREW Network Scholarship

A real estate network focused on women is choosing 30 undergraduate or postgraduate students to win a scholarship for professional and academic development.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
July 2023

Willis Women’s Scholarship

Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation’s Willis Women’s Scholarship awards one female student from Oregon a $10,000 scholarship to study osteopathic medicine at WesternU College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
June 2023

Alliance of Women in Washington Wine Scholarship

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation offers the Alliance of Women in Washington Wine Scholarship worth $5,000 to college female students pursuing viticulture or enology.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 25

Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship

The Colorado Future Woman Pilot Scholarship offers $2,500 scholarships to female high school seniors to undergraduate students in aviation.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Sara Scholarship

Sara Scholarship is an annual program to support female high school seniors involved in golf. They award $2,000 per year for four-year programs, with renewal depending on the recipient's performance.

Amount
$2,000–$8,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
April 30
Winner announcement
August 15, 2023

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

Paula M. Rivard Memorial Scholarship

The Rhode Island Foundation awards college female students a $500 to $1,500 scholarship.

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

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

WIFLE Scholarship Program

The WIFLE Scholarship Program awards scholarships of up to $10, 000 to four female graduate students to further their studies in a number of law-enforcement-related fields.

Amount
$1,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 3
Winner announcement
May 17, 2023

Colorado Women’s Education Foundation Scholarship

The Colorado Women’s Education Foundation Scholarship awards at least $2,000 to 25 women in Colorado who are 25 years or older. The scholarship is open to Colorado residents.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
August 2023

Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship

The Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship Program offers five $1,000–$5,000 scholarships to undergraduates and postgraduates.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31

Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship

The Undergraduate Diversity Scholarship provides $3,000 to a female or minority undergraduate student from the U.S in a STEM related field.

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

WHVACR Scholarship Program

The scholarships are awarded to meritorious female candidates pursuing higher academic courses in the field of HVACR.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
June 1

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships for Freshmen Students

The Society of Women Engineers Scholarships for Freshmen Students is open to women with career interests in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science.

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