Science Scholarships

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CSU Trustees’ Award for Outstanding Achievement

The CSU Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement offers 20 undergraduate and graduate students in STEM disciplines scholarships of $6,000 each to complete their studies.

Amount
$6,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 1

Geoscience IDEA Scholarship

The Geoscience IDEA Scholarship program aims to address the reality that the geosciences community is the least diverse of the STEM fields and seeks to increase diversity within it.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
August 2022

Amyris Scholarship Program

Amyris, Inc., in collaboration with UNCF, offers an annual scholarship of up to $4,400 to 20 African American undergraduate and graduate students in the United States.

Amount
$4,400
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 29

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

Tocris Scholarship Program

The Tocris organization offers the Tocris Scholarship Program of $1,500 to deserving students to pursue healthcare- or STEM-related fields of study in the U.S., Canada, and European countries.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 8

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

Arcadis Scholarship

Every year, Arcadis awards a $5,000 scholarship to a student from an underrepresented racial and ethnic minority group who is pursuing a graduate degree in STEM fields.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

AWWA Larson Aquatic Research Support Scholarships

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) awards two students the Larson Aquatic Research Scholarship to pursue degrees in engineering or sciences related to water conservation and distribution.

Amount
$5,000–$7,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20
Winner announcement
June 2023

AfterCollege STEM Inclusion Scholarship

AfterCollege, an online resource hub for schools, employers, and students has granted over $1,600,000 in scholarships and student activities. They offer a $500 scholarship for STEM-related fields.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
December 31

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

The Henry Broughton, K2AE, Memorial Scholarship

ARRL Foundation annually grants the Henry Broughton, K2AE, Memorial Scholarship to a New York-based amateur radio operator who is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in science and engineering.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
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

College Achievement Awards

Polanki offers College Achievement Awards to undergraduate and graduate students of Polish culture and language, every year. Applicants must be either a Wisconsin residents or attending a Wisconsin college.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
January 9
Winner announcement
March 27, 2023

Integra Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

The Integra Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Program offers need-based scholarships of $5,000 to undergraduate students based in the U.S. states of New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Ohio and pursuing STEM-related courses.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
January 15

Gorgas Scholarship Competition

The Gorgas Scholarship Competition offers four scholarships to the value of $10,000 for high-school seniors to pursue an undergraduate science program in Alabama.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 18
Winner announcement
April 2023

Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship – Graduate

The Conservation Federation of Missouri offers the Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship of $600 to graduate students enrolled in conservation, natural science, or earth resources disciplines in Missouri.

Amount
$600
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship – Undergraduate

The Conservation Federation of Missouri offers the Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship to graduate students enrolled in conservation, natural science, or earth resources disciplines in Missouri.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship Program

As part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s mission, the EPP/MSI Undergraduate Scholarship provides funds of $45,000 to rising junior undergraduate students for their final two years.

Amount
$45,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
April 2023

Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship

The Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship awards undergraduate students $9,500 each year for two years to pursue their academic goals in STEM.

Amount
$9,500–$19,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
June 2023

EAGLES STEM scholarships

Portland State University annually offers its EAGLES STEM Scholarships that cover full tuition to financially support deserving sophomore and junior students enrolled in STEM-related undergraduate programs at the university.

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

Harold F. Eppson Memorial

Wyoming Community Foundation offers the Harold F. Eppson Memorial Scholarship of $750 to help molecular biology students who are junior or senior undergraduates at the University of Wyoming.

Amount
$750
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 1

Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship

The Garden Club Federation of Maine offers the Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship to undergraduate community college students to further their education in wildlife, horticulture, floral design, or related fields.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2+2 Transfer Scholarship

The 2+2 Transfer Scholarship awards from $1,000 to $2,000 to help transfer students from Maryland community colleges to pursue their bachelor's degrees in accredited four-year institutions.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1

ACS Scholars Program

The American Chemical Society offers the ACS Scholars Program of $5,000 to full-time undergraduate minority students in need pursuing a degree in the chemical sciences.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May 15

Choose Ohio First Scholarship

The Ohio Department of Higher Education awards this scholarship to students across Ohio to further their education and cover the cost of a STEM degree in a college or university in Ohio.

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

Baccalaureate Scholarship

The Baccalaureate Scholarship provides scholarships of up to $22,500 to students in Washington state pursuing high-demand courses in the science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) and healthcare fields.

Amount
$22,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
March 2
Winner announcement
April 2023

William Charles Davis and Dorcas Regina Davis Educational Scholarship

Your Community Foundation West Virginia annually awards the William Charles Davis and Dorcas Regina Davis Educational Scholarship of $500 to undergraduate students pursuing education or science degrees in West Virginia.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.25
Deadline
March 4

Procter & Gamble STEM Scholarship

Each year, Procter & Gamble offers the Procter & Gamble STEM Scholarship to assist undergraduate students headed toward careers in STEM industries. Preference is given to an African American male student.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 9

Truman D. Picard Scholarship

The Intertribal Timber Council offers the Truman D. Picard Scholarship Program of $2,500 to 12 high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate students pursuing a degree in natural resources-related fields.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 11

Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program

The Fontana Transport Inc. Scholars Program offers $5,000 to high school graduates and undergraduate students pursuing higher education in transportation, Spanish language or literature, engineering, mathematics, and science.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 14

Betty Lynne Theriot Memorial Scholarship

The Louisiana Society for Clinical Laboratory Science offers the Betty Lynne Theriot Memorial Scholarship to eligible students enrolled in medical laboratory science programs to further their education.

Amount
$250–$500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 15

GCI Scholarship

The Alaska Community Foundation offers the GCI Scholarship of $2,000 to 40 Alaskan high school seniors pursuing undergraduate degrees in STEM-related fields at accredited institutions in the U.S.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
40 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
March 17

HYPE Scholarship

Project Impact Mississippi offers the HYPE Scholarship of $1,000 to high school seniors who want to pursue a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) degree in Mississippi.

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

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

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

EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund

The EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund offers the EPOC Environmental Scholarship, ranging from $20,000 to $60,000, to undergraduate or graduate students to complete their studies to become technical environmental professionals.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Kahikina O Ka Lā Scholarship

The Kahikina O Ka Lā Scholarship awards Native Hawaiian undergraduate students residing in Maui pursuing STEM-related degree programs or Hawaiian studies at the University of Hawaii Maui College.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2
Deadline
May 15

Advancing Young Women in STEM Scholarship

The New Mexico Out-of-School Time Network awards the Advancing Young Women in STEM Scholarship to female high school juniors and seniors in New Mexico to pursue college degrees in STEM-related programs.

Amount
$500–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 30

For A Bright Future Global Scholarship Program

Annually, college students in the United States apply for the For A Bright Future Global Scholarship to complete their degree programs. The scholarship is renewable.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 30
Winner announcement
August 1 to September 30

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

WF Chegu/Purushothaman Living Trust Scholarship Fund

The Wish Foundation Arizona offers a scholarship that is awarded to one female high school senior student and high school graduate pursuing an undergraduate degree in STEM-related fields.

Amount
$400
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
July 31, 2022

WF Community Science Scholarship

The WISH Foundation Arizona offers the WF Community Science Scholarship of $400 to one high school senior to pursue an undergraduate degree related to STEM fields in the U.S.

Amount
$400
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
July 31, 2023

Believe in Ohio Statewide STEM Scholarship

High school students are awarded $1,000 to $2,500 for winning the Believe in Ohio STEM Plan Competition and Scholarship Program. The award is intended to pursue undergraduate degrees in STEM-related fields.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

FTCEtest.org Scholarship for Future Teachers

The FTCEtest.org Scholarship for Future Teachers of $500 was formed as part of FTCEtest.org's objective to reduce barriers for educators who desire to become credentialed teachers in Florida.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

FTCEtest.org Scholarship for Math & Science Teachers

FTCEtest.org Scholarship for Math & Science Teachers of $500 was formed as part of FTCEtest.org's objective to reduce barriers for educators who desire to become teachers in Florida.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

Jasin Graduate Scholarship

The Association of Former Intelligence Officers (AFIO) annually offers the Jasin Graduate Program of $5,000 to three college seniors and graduate students pursuing postgraduate degree programs.

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

MN AWWA Advanced Degree Scholarship

The Advanced Degree Scholarship is awarded to three undergraduate and/or graduate students from Minnesota enrolled in bachelor’s or graduate degree programs related to the water industry, including science, engineering, etc.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

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

APWA Nevada Intern-Focused Scholarship Program

The American Public Works Association Nevada Chapter offers awards ranging from $1,500 to $6,000 to college/university students studying civil engineering, survey, science, and public work-related fields.

Amount
$1,500–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 19

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, 2023

National Potato Council Scholarship

The $10,000 academic scholarship is granted to one graduate student each year.

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

Roy W. Likins Scholarship

The Roy Likins Scholarship, sponsored by the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association, awards more than $2,500 to students pursuing a degree in the water industry.

Amount
$2,500–$7,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August 2023

The Kia Great Unknowns Scholarship

The Great Unknowns Scholarship supports high-school seniors planning to pursue an undergraduate program related to sciences, technology, engineering, arts, or math. The scholarships are renewable annually depending on performance.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
16 winners
Required GPA
3.8
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
June

Kia America – HACU STEAM Scholarship

Kia America offers scholarships of $2,000 to undergraduate and graduate students attending HACU member schools. A total of 170 students will be selected with preference given to California and Georgia residents.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
170 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 5

Phoenix AISES Scholarship

Phoenix AISES offers the Phoenix AISES Professional Chapter Scholarship to high school seniors and undergraduate students to further their education in STEM-related majors. Only two scholarships are awarded each year.

Amount
$500–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
August 31

MN AWWA Community College Scholarship

The Community College Scholarship is awarded to two college students in Minnesota each, enrolled in technical or community college degree programs in the water industry, including water operations, science, engineering, etc.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 15

Science Scholarships

A degree in science has no limits to building the career you desire. Students of science majors can specialize in a number of fields and acquire a number of skills including critical thinking, technical and analytical skills, and management. Science majors can opt for non-science fields as well, like engineering and manufacturing. Scholaroo provides college-bound, undergraduate, and graduate students with some interesting means to fund their degree programs at the following top schools of mathematics in the U.S.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools for Science?

  • California Institute of Technology

The California-based school, Caltech, is known worldwide as a hub for science and engineering. The Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship is a great opportunity to fund your studies.

  • Washington University in St. Louis

Ranked as No. 15 among the best national universities, Washington University in St. Louis is famous for its undergraduate and graduate science programs. The Charles P. Bell Conservation Scholarship – Undergraduate is a great opportunity to fund your studies. 

  • University of Michigan– Ann Arbor

The University of Michigan– Ann Arbor ranks No. 25 out of 443 National Universities. It is renowned for its school of Literature, Science, and Arts (LSA), featuring a number of undergraduates and graduate science programs. If you need some funding, consider applying for the TMCF | PPG Foundation Scholarship



What career can I pursue with a degree in Science?

The careers for those with degrees in Science include:

  1. Forensic Science Technician
  2. Biochemical Technician
  3. Nuclear Technician
  4. Microbiologist

Read our report on 35 Highest Paying Majors for more information.