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Betty Rae and Luetta Anderson Fund
Sponsor: Blue Mountain Community Foundation
22 East Poplar Street
Suite 206
P.O. Box 603
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing their first undergraduate degree. Students must submit a statement of interests, employment and community service in addition to the FAFSA and their academic transcript. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March
How to apply: Applications are available online.

George F. Tanner Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Decatur County Community Foundation
101 East Main Street
Suite 1
Greensburg, IN 47240
Eligibility: Students must be residents of Indiana and must at least a 2.5 GPA. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $250
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Leif and Inger Sjoberg Award
Sponsor: American-Scandinavian Foundation
58 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: The award is given to the best English translation of poetry, fiction, drama or literary prose written by a Scandinavian author in Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian or Swedish after 1800. Translations may not previously have been published in the English language.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: September 1
How to apply: There is no application form. Please see website for submission details.

Mary Thurmaier Foreign Language Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
1501 Clark Street
P.O. Box 968
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Stevens Point Area Senior High who have studied at least four years of one foreign language while in middle school and/or high school and have a minimum GPA of 3.3. Special consideration may be given to students who are interested in Chinese or Arabic. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Minnesota Academic Excellence Scholarship
Sponsor: Minnesota Office of Higher Education Services
1450 Energy Park Drive
Suite 350
Saint Paul, MN 55108-5227
Eligibility: Applicants must be Minnesota residents who have been admitted to a full-time program in an approved Minnesota college or university. Applicants must have demonstrated achievement in one of the following subjects: English or creative writing, fine arts, foreign language, math, science or social science.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: For information about the status of this program, applicants should contact the schools they wish to attend.

Student Translation Award
Sponsor: American Translators Association
225 Reinekers Lane
Suite 590
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduate or undergraduate students or a group of students attending an accredited U.S. college or university. The project should have post-grant results such as a publication, conference presentation or teaching material. Computer-assisted translations, dissertations and theses are not eligible, and students who are already published translators are not eligible. Translations must be from a foreign language into English. Preference is given to students who have been or are currently enrolled in translator training programs. There is a limit of one entry per student. Applicants should submit entry forms, statements of purpose, letter of recommendation, translation sample with corresponding source-language text, proof of permission to publish from copyright holder and sample outline or other material demonstrating the nature of the work (if the project is not a translation).

Amount: $500 plus $500 for conference
Deadline: July 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.