General Minority Scholarships

General Minority Scholarships

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

Phone: 202-872-6250 or 800-227-5558 ext 6250
Web: http://www.acs.org/scholars
E-mail: scholars@acs.org
For: Underrepresented minority students with a strong interest in chemistry and a desire to pursue a career in chemistry-related science
Award: Awards up to $5,000
Deadline: March 1

American Dental Hygienists’ Association Institute Minority Scholarship

Phone: 312-440-8944 ext 204
Web: http://www.adha.org/ioh/programs/scholarships.htm
E-mail: institute@adha.net
For: Minority students currently enrolled in dental hygiene program
Award: All awards range from $1,000 – $2,000
Deadline: February 1

Gates Millennium Scholars

Phone: 1-877-690-4677
Web: http://www.gmsp.org
For: Graduating high school minority students who demonstrate financial need and leadership experience.
Deadline: January 11

United Health Foundation Diverse Scholars Initiative

Web: http://www.unitedhealthfoundation.org/Grants/GrantsScholars.aspx
E-mail: scholars@acs.org
For: Minority students pursuing a degree in the health-care profession and who demonstrate a financial need and a strong commitment to working in underserved communities, including community health centers. Various scholarships available.

APSA Minority Fellows Program

Phone: 202-483-2512, ext 123
Web: http://www.apsanet.org/content_3284.cfm
Email: sragland@apsanet.org
For: The Minority Fellows program is designed primarily for minority students applying to enter a doctoral program in political science for the first time.
Award: $4,000
Deadline: Beginning of October

AGI Minority Participation Program

Phone: 703-379-2480
Web: http://www.agiweb.org/mpp/
Email: mpp@agiweb.org
For: Full-time minority college students enrolled in geoscience-related majors
Award: $500 – $3,000
Deadline: March 15

Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

Phone: 847-706-3535
Web: http://www.actuarialfoundation.org/programs/actuarial/scholarships.shtml
Email: Scholarships@ActFnd.org
For: Minority students interested in the actuarial profession math, economics and statistics)
Award: $1,000 – $3,000
Deadline: Beginning of May

American Chemical Society Scholars Program

Phone: 800-227-5558, ext. 6250
Web: http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/minority-scholarships/hispanic-scholarships/acs-scholars-program/
Email: scholars@acs.org
For: Minority students pursuing a degree in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science and planning a career in the chemical sciences or chemical technology
Award: Up to $5,000

IMA Diversity Scholarship Program

Phone: 201-573-9000 or 800-638-4427, ext.1543
Web: http://imanet.org/ima_membership/scholarships_awards.aspx
E-mail: students@imanet.org
For: Minority and disabled student members of the Institute of Management Accountants who are interested in working on an undergraduate or graduate degree in management accounting or financial management
Award: $3, 000
Deadline: Beginning of February

Jackie Robinson Foundation

Phone: 213-330-7726
Web: http://www.jackierobinson.org
Email: scholarships@jackierobinson.org
For: Minority high school students who show leadership potential and dedication to community service and who plan to enroll in a 4-year institution
Award: Up to $7,500
Deadline: March 30

Worldstudio Foundation Scholarships

Phone: 212-366-1317, ext. 18
Web: http://scholarships.worldstudioinc.com
E-mail: scholarship@aiga.org
For: Disadvantaged and ethnic minority undergraduate and graduate students who wish to study advertising, fine arts, graphic and interactive design, illustration and/or photography
Award: $500 – $6000
Deadline: March 30

NSNA Nursing Scholarship

Phone: 212-581-2215
Web: http://www.nsna.org
E-mail: BTNdirector@nsna.org for Breakthrough to Nursing Scholarship inquiries
For: Minority undergraduate and graduate students who wish to prepare for careers in nursing
Award: $1,000 to $2,500
Deadline: mid January

Microsoft National Scholarships

Phone: 425-882-8080
Web: http://careers.microsoft.com/careers/en/us/internships-scholarships.aspx
E-mail: scholars@microsoft.com
For: Underrepresented minorities and women interested in preparing for a career in computer science or other related technical fields
Award: Full or partial scholarship for one academic year.
Deadline: Beginning of February

General Electric/LULAC Scholarship

Phone: 202-833-6130
Web: http://www.lnesc.org
E-mail: LNESCAward@aol.com
For: Entering sophomore minority students who are studying engineering or business degree
Award: $5,000
Deadline: End of March