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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program
Sponsor: Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
6225 Brandon Avenue, Suite 315
Springfield, VA 22150
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time college sophomores or juniors, U.S. citizens or resident aliens, have a minimum "B" GPA and be in the upper fourth of their class. Award must be used during the junior or senior year of college. Selection is based on potential and intent to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering.

Amount: Up to $7,500
Deadline: January
How to apply: Institutions nominate college sophomores or juniors. Applicants may not apply directly to the foundation.

Carroll C. Hall Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Tau Kappa Epsilon Educational Foundation
7439 Woodland Drive
Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46278
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be undergraduates seeking a degree in education or science with the intention of pursuing a career in teaching or the sciences.

Amount: $400
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship in Biological Sciences
Sponsor: Fellowships Office
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs
500 Fifth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an approved research-based program for a Ph.D. or Sc.D. degree in biological and biomedical sciences. Applicants must pursue careers in college-level teaching and/or research. Selection is based on academic and extracurricular accomplishments, including GPA, class rank and honors.

Amount: $24,000
Deadline: December 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.

MESBEC Program
Sponsor: Catching the Dream
Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
8200 Mountain Road NE
Suite 103
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Eligibility: Applicants must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, enrolled in a tribe and attend or plan to attend college full-time. Students must apply to all other sources of funding at the same time they apply for this scholarship. Selection is based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, clear goals, commitment to the American Indian community and the potential to improve the lives of American Indian people.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: March 15, April 30 and September 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

NIH Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Office of Intramural Training and Education
National Institute of Health - DHHS
2 Center Drive
Building 2, Room 2E24
Bethesda, MD 20892-0230
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students at an accredited undergraduate institution, have an underprivileged background and have a minimum 3.5 GPA or be within the top 5 percent of their class. Applicants must also show a commitment to pursuing careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science research at the NIH.

Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: March 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.