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AGBU Fellowships for U.S. Based Study
Sponsor: Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU)
55 East 59th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10022-1112
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Armenian heritage, be a full-time student at a U.S. college/university and have earned a minimum 3.5 GPA in undergraduate study.

Amount: Up to full tuition.
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.agbu.org

Behavioral Sciences Student Fellowship
Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place East
Suite 200
Landover, MD 20785-2353
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students in the behavioral sciences, have an epilepsy-related study, have a qualified mentor who can supervise the project and have an interest in careers in epilepsy research or practice settings. The project must be in the U.S. and should not be for dissertation research. The award is based on the quality of the project, relevance to epilepsy, interest in epilepsy and the quality of the proposed lab or facility. Applicants must submit three recommendation letters, statement of intent, biographical sketch and research plan.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Application materials are described online.
Website: http://www.epilepsy.com/

Christian Care Retirement Community Scholarship
Sponsor: The Wells County Foundation, Inc.
360 North Main Street
Suite C
Bluffton, IN 46714
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to study in the fields of food preparation, medical, recreational therapy or social services and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to current employees of Christian Care Retirement Community and those interested in pursuing a career related to services for the elderly.

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

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship
Sponsor: Truth Initiative
900 G Street, NW
Fourth Floor
Washington, DC 20001
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents. Students should be pursuing a degree in public health, communications, social work, education, liberal arts or related field and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicants must provide proof of community service activities such as (but not limited to) activism, outreach or peer counseling in tobacco prevention or control. Financial need is considered.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online and must include a SAR report.
Website: http://truthinitiative.org/Adams-Scholarship

Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program
Sponsor: International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)
1275 K Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Eligibility: Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree and be a citizen, national or permanent resident of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine or Uzbekistan. Students must also be able to obtain and retain a U.S. J-1 visa. Applicants must be in one of the following fields of study: business administration, economics, education, environmental management, international affairs, journalism/mass communication, law, library/information science, public administration, public health or public policy.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply:
Website: http://www.irex.org

Freehold Soil Conservation District Scholarship
Sponsor: Freehold Soil Conservation District
4000 Kozloski Road
P.O. Box 5033
Freehold, NJ 07728
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Middlesex or Monmouth County, New Jersey, entering the junior or senior year in the fall. Students must major in an area related to conservation of natural resources such as agriculture; forestry; conservation; environmental or soil science; environmental studies, education or policy; resource management or geology.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://freeholdsoil.org

Harry S. Truman Research Grant
Sponsor: Harry S. Truman Library Institute for National and International Affairs
Grants Administrator
500 W. U.S. Highway 24
Independence, MO 64050
Eligibility: Graduate students and post-doctoral scholars are most encouraged to apply, but others completing advanced research will be considered. Preference is given to research dealing with enduring public policy and foreign policy issues that have a high chance of being published or otherwise shared publicly. Applicants can receive up to two research grants in a five-year period. Grant winners must submit a report at the end of their studies.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: April 1 and October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.trumanlibraryinstitute.org/research-grants/

Henry A. Zuberano Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must have a GPA of 2.7 or higher.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 31
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

Julianne Malveaux Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009-3298
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nanbpwc.org

Krista A. Eldridge Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Decatur County Community Foundation
101 E. Main Street
Greensburg, IN 47240
Eligibility: Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA. Preference will be given to those pursuing study in human and social services and those going to Purdue.

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

National Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Association of Government Accountants (AGA)
2208 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301-1314
Eligibility: Applicants for full-time or part-time scholarships must be an AGA member or family member (spouse, child or grandchild), and scholarships must be used for full-time or part-time undergraduate study in a financial management academic area such as accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, electronic data processing, information resources management or public administration. Essays and transcripts are required. There are two categories for high school students/graduates and undergraduates/graduates. The Academic Scholarships are based on academic achievement and the student's potential for making a contribution to public financial management. A reference letter from an AGA member and from another professional such as a professor, guidance counselor or employer is required. Applicants to the Community Service Scholarships do not have to be AGA members, must be pursuing a degree in a financial management academic discipline and must be actively involved in community service projects. The awards are based on community service and accomplishments. A letter of recommendation from a community service organization and from another professional are required.

Amount: $1,500-$3,000
Deadline: April 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.agacgfm.org

Presbyterian Church USA Student Opportunity Scholarships
Sponsor: Presbyterian Church (USA)
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Presbyterian Church (USA) who have completed their first year of college. They must be enrolled full-time and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. Students must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in education, health service/science, religious studies, sacred music or social service/sciences. Financial need is required. Preference is given to members of racial and ethnic minorities.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available by mail or email.
Website: https://www.presbyterianmission.org/what-we-do/grants-scholarships/

Thursday Network Whitney M. Young Social Justice Scholarship
Sponsor: Thursday Network
2901 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Washington DC, Montgomery County, MD, or Prince George's County, MD and have been accepted into a four-year college or university in the U.S. Students must be majoring in a social justice field and demonstrate a commitment to community service. Applicants must be persons of color and U.S. citizens, permanent residents or hold a green card.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: August 23
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://thursdaynetwork.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