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AGCO Corporation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. They must have one of the following undergraduate majors: agronomy, crop science, general agriculture, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, sales and marketing, engineering, mechanization, agriculture power and equipment or welding. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board. Students must show financial need and evidence of community service participation.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ffa.org/participate/scholarships

Alma White - Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be majoring in education. Students must be a college junior, college senior or graduate student. Minimum 2.7 GPA required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Bridgette Wegert Memorial Choral Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are active in the choir or band. Students must have been accepted at a four-year university and be planning to major in the music field, special education or nursing.

Amount: $300
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Christa McAuliffe Scholarship
Sponsor: Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation
404 James Robertson Parkway
Suite 1510, Parkway Towers
Nashville, TN 37243
Eligibility: Applicants must be in the second semester of their junior year in a teaching program at a Tennessee college, and they must be enrolled full-time. Students must have at least a 3.5 GPA and an SAT or ACT score that is at least as high as the national average. They must not have any defaulted state or federal student loans. Recipients must agree to teach in a Tennessee elementary or secondary school for a period of time upon graduation.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.tn.gov/collegepays/section/money-for-college

Dr. Hans and Clara Zimmerman Foundation Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants major in education with an emphasis in teaching. They must have a GPA of 2.8 or higher, demonstrate good character and be full-time students. Preference is given to students of Hawaiian ethnicity and to students with at least two years of teaching experience. Applicants must discuss their teaching philosophies in their personal statement.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Edith M. Allen Scholarship
Sponsor: United Methodist Church
Office of Loans and Scholarships
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007
Eligibility: Applicants must have been active members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years. They must be majoring in education, social work, medicine or other health fields. Students may be pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees. They must have at least a B+ average.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gbhem.org/loans-and-scholarships

Epsilon Sigma Alpha
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, either at the undergraduate level or as a North Carolina teacher seeking training, and must be training to work with special needs children up to the age of 21 in an educational setting. They must agree to teach at a North Carolina public school for at least one year after graduation.

Amount: $500-$2,500
Deadline: Unknown
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Gilbert Matching Student Grant
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Students must be permanent residents of Massachusetts, demonstrate financial need, maintain satisfactory academic progress and attend an eligible Massachusetts institution. Applicants must not have earned a bachelor's or professional degree, nor a first diploma from a hospital or professional nursing program.

Amount: $200-$2,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your school's financial aid office.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/students/forstudents.asp

Huettig Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
1501 Clark Street, P.O. Box 968
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Portage County who are pursuing a post-secondary degree in special education and have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Selection is based on financial need and the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $600
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfcwi.org

Ichiro and Masako Hirata Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be majoring or concentrating in education. They must be college juniors, college seniors or graduate students and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 18
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

Jackie Harrigan Haase Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Coastal Community Foundation
P.O. Box 230415
Encinitas, CA 92023
Eligibility: Preference is given to students who have been in special education.

Amount: $500-$2,500
Deadline: March 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://coastalfoundation.org/scholarships/

John A. Tooley Scholarship for Developmental Disabilities
Sponsor: Wayne County Community Foundation
517 N Market St
Wooster, OH 44691
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or graduated from high school and reside in Wayne County, Ohio. Students must enroll as a full-time student and study in the field of Special Education or Developmental Disabilities. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to serving others with an emphasis on serving children and adults with disabilities.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.waynecountycommunityfoundation.org/scholarships

Lydia Murray Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Wells County Foundation, Inc.
360 North Main Street
Suite C
Bluffton, IN 46714
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue a career in nursing, music therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy or special education.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wellscountyfound.org/Scholarships.html

Mary Kate Carney Scholarship
Sponsor: Bay Area Community Foundation
Pere Marquette Depot
1000 Adams Street
Ste. 200
Bay City, MI 48708
Eligibility: Applicants must be Arenac or Bay County residents who are enrolled or planning on enrolling in a speech pathology or special education program. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on school and community involvement.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://bayfoundation.org/scholarships/

Mathematics and Science Teachers Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently teaching math or science at a Massachusetts public K-12 school, and they must continue to be employed in that capacity throughout the completion of the degree. Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program for certification in math or science. They must sign an agreement to continue teaching one of these subjects in Massachusetts for a specified length of time after completion of the degree program.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/students/forstudents.asp

Minority Teacher Scholarship
Sponsor: State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
W462 Indiana Government Center South
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in college full-time. Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA, and financial need may be considered. Preference will be given to black and Hispanic students. Students must agree to work in the state of Indiana for a period of time after graduation.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 4
How to apply: Applications are available at the financial aid office of attending institution.
Website: http://www.in.gov/che/

New Castle Breakfast Optimist Scholarship
Sponsor: Henry County Community Foundation
700 South Memorial Drive
P.O. Box 6006
New Castle, IN 47362
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from New Castle High School. Students must be pursuing a degree related to helping those with mental challenges - special education or a medical related field. Applicants must attend a four-year college or university.

Amount: $1,000 and over
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.henrycountycf.org

Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation Grant
Sponsor: Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
454 Broadway
Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151
Eligibility: Applicants must be employed for at least two years as a paraprofessional in a Massachusetts public school and enroll in an undergraduate program leading to teacher certification, or be employed as a paraprofessional for less than two years and enroll in an undergraduate course of study leading to teacher certification in a high need discipline. Applicants must not have previously earned a bachelor's degree.

Amount: Up to $7,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mass.edu/osfa/students/forstudents.asp

Rehabmart.com Scholarship
Sponsor: Rehabmart.com
1353 Athens Highway
Elberton, GA 30635
Eligibility: Applicants must be a student with a disability, a student enrolling as a health sciences major or any special education student who is currently attending a secondary school or has been accepted to attend a secondary school, technical college, junior college or four-year college or university. Students will need to submit an essay on medical devices or technology that affects the disabled.

Amount: $250-$2,500
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.rehabmart.com/scholarship/

Shelby Rae Smith Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Hendricks County Community Foundation
5055 East Main Street
Suite A
Avon, IN 46123
Eligibility: Applicants must provide information about their education, activities and employment. Students must submit a personal statement, two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript and financial information. Part of the application is submitted online, and part of the application is submitted via mail. Students should be pursuing a degree in elementary or special education.

Amount: $500
Deadline: September 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hendrickscountycf.org/scholarships/

Special Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Disability Care Center
2875 South Orange Avenue #500
Orlando, FL 32806
Eligibility: Applicants must be majoring in special education and must be taking at least one major-required class in the upcoming fall semester. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens and have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or greater. Students will need to submit an essay describing why they are pursuing career in special education and how they plan to make a difference in the lives of the disabled. Selection is based on the essay.

Amount: $500
Deadline: August 1
How to apply: Applications are available online and must include proof of college acceptance or college ID, proof of registration for fall classes, a copy of most recent transcript, documentation confirming U.S. citizenship and the essay.
Website: http://www.disabilitycarecenter.org

The NEA-Retired Jack Kinnaman Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: National Education Association
Center for Governance
Attn: The NEA-Retired Jack Kinnaman Memorial Scholarship
1201 16th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be NEA student members, major in education and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. An essay describing activities in NEA, a brief paragraph describing financial need, two letters of recommendation and a copy of the most recent transcript are required.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nea.org

Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program
Sponsor: Maryland Higher Education Commission
Office of Student Financial Assistance
6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a Maryland postsecondary school. Dependent students must have parents who also live in Maryland. Eligible majors are chosen to address current state or regional needs and usually include the following: child care, human services, teaching, nursing, physical and occupational therapy and public service. Students must agree to begin working within that employment field within one year of graduation at a rate of one year for every year that the scholarship was granted.

Amount: Up to $19,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online in January.
Website: http://www.maryland.gov