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A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited college or university. Applicants must also be members of a Native American tribe or Alaskan Native and members of AISES.

Amount: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline: May 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aises.org

Actuarial Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: Actuarial Foundation
475 N. Martingale Road, Suite 600
Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least one birth parent who is a member of one of the minority groups listed and a minimum GPA of 3.0. High school seniors must have a minimum ACT math score of 28 or SAT math score of 600. An award will be provided in the recipient's name to any accredited U.S. educational institution to cover educational expenses. An application, a personal statement, two letters of recommendation and official school transcripts (sealed) are required.

Amount: $1,000-$4,000
Deadline: May 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.beanactuary.org

Adolph Van Pelt Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students and provide proof of tribal enrollment, a Certificate of Indian Blood (showing 1/4 Indian blood) and an essay on educational goals.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

Aetna Foundation/NMF Healthcare Leadership Program
Sponsor: National Medical Fellowships Inc.
347 Fifth Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are second or third year medical students at accredited U.S. medical schools. Applicants must be attending school in Southern California, Connecticut, Illinois, New Jersey, New York City, Atlanta or Philadelphia. They must also exhibit outstanding academic achievement, leadership and the potential to make great contributions to medicine. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application as well as financial need.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 12 and April 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. Application, verification of citizenship and ethnicity, financial need information, curriculum vitae, biosketch, current medical school transcript, verification of medical school enrollment, personal statement and two letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.nmfonline.org

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students
Sponsor: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
220 Leigh Farm Road
Durham, NC 27707
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Native American, Latino or Asian American students who are majoring in accounting. They must be full-time students who have completed at least 30 credits overall and at least six credits in accounting. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must have plans to become a certified public accountant (CPA). Selection is based on academic merit, leadership, volunteer experience and commitment to becoming a CPA.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and a personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.aicpa.org

AISES Intel Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Eligibility: Applicants must be AISES members who are also members of an American Indian tribe, are Alaska Natives or are Native Hawaiians. They must also be enrolled as full-time undergraduate or graduate students at a four-year academic institution or at a two-year institution working towards an academic degree. Students must major in one of the following fields: computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, chemical engineering or material science. The minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Selection is based upon the quality of the application.

Amount: $5,000-$10,000
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcripts, an essay, two letters of recommendation, tribal enrollment documentation and resume are required.
Website: http://www.aises.org

Allogan Slagle Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must submit a financial need analysis form, Certificate of Indian Blood or documents proving their lineal descent, proof of tribal enrollment, essay, two letters of recommendation, current financial aid award letter, transcripts and class schedule.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

American Chemical Society Scholars Program
Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Christie Robinson, Training & Development Director
Rubber Division, ACS
411 Wolf Ledges Parkway, Suite 201
Akron, OH 44311
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic/Latino or American Indian and graduating high school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores or juniors enrolled full-time at an accredited institution. Students must major in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically-related science and plan to work in a chemistry-related field. Those entering pre-med programs or pursuing pharmacy degrees are not eligible. A minimum GPA of 3.0 or "B" or better with high academic achievement in chemistry or science is required. Students must also demonstrate financial need through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.acs.org

American Indian Endowed Scholarship
Sponsor: Washington Student Achievement Council
917 Lakeridge Way SW
Olympia, WA 98502
Eligibility: Applicants must have financial need according to a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), be residents of Washington state and enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate in an eligible program.

Amount: $500-$2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wsac.wa.gov

American Indian Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Committee Services Office
Attn.: Scholarships
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
Eligibility: Applicants must be Native Americans with papers proving Native American blood, have a minimum 3.25 GPA and demonstrate financial need and academic achievement. Graduate students are eligible, but preference is given to undergraduate students. Undergraduate students may attend a college, university or technical school. No affiliation with DAR is required.

Amount: $4,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope. Please specify that you are requesting information on the American Indian Scholarship.
Website: http://www.dar.org

American Society of Criminology Fellowships for Ethnic Minorities
Sponsor: American Society of Criminology
1314 Kinnear Road
Suite 212
Columbus, OH 43212-1156
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Asian American, Latino or Native American. Recipients must have been accepted into a doctoral studies program. Selection is based on curriculum vitae, college transcripts, financial need, references and letter describing career plans, experiences and interest in criminology.

Amount: $6,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available by written request.
Website: http://www.asc41.com

AMS Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: American Meteorological Society
Fellowship and Scholarship Department
45 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108-3693
Eligibility: Applicants must be minority students who will be entering their freshman year of college in the following fall and must plan to pursue degrees in the atmospheric or related oceanic and hydrologic sciences. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, recommendation letters and SAT or equivalent scores. Original materials should be mailed to the closest AMS Local Chapter listed at the bottom of the application, and copies should be mailed to headquarters.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ametsoc.org/AMS/

Atkins North American Frank T Martin Leadership Scholarship
Sponsor: Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
100 M Street SE
Suite 917
Washington, DC 20003
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or college students accepted to or enrolled in a program in or related to transportation, engineering or planning. Undergraduate students must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours. Applicants must also exhibit strong leadership abilities and be dedicated to service of the community. Selection is based on demonstrated leadership and community service commitment as well as the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: May 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, cover letter/essay, two letters of recommendation, letter of college acceptance, transcripts, resume and photograph are required.
Website: http://www.comto.org

Bailey Minority Serving Institution Grants
Sponsor: Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)
300 Fore Street
Portland, ME 04101
Eligibility: Applicants must be CIEE Study Center participants. They must be students who are self-identified as being from a group that is underrepresented in study abroad programs. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, financial aid information and an essay are required.
Website: http://www.ciee.org

BI-LO/SpiritFest Scholarship
Sponsor: ERay Promotions
Attention: Scholarship Committee
342 Crepe Myrtle Drive
Greer, SC 29651
Eligibility: Applicants must be minority high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must complete an application which including a 300-word autobiography which highlights volunteer activities, leadership experience, extracurricular activities, work experience, honors and special awards. Three letters of recommendation and an official transcript must also be submitted.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 25
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.eraypromotions.com

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aises.org

CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants do not need to be African American. Students must attend school or reside in a district represented by a Congressional Black Caucus member. Students must have at least a 2.75 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cbcfinc.org

CESDA Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: Colorado Educational Services and Development Association
P.O. Box 40214
Denver, CO 80204
Eligibility: Applicants must be either first generation college students, members of underrepresented ethnic or racial minorities or show financial need. They must be Colorado residents who are high school seniors at the time of application. Students must have a GPA of 2.8 or higher and enroll in a two- or four-year Colorado college or university in the fall following graduation. They must take at least six credit hours to qualify.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cesda.org

Cherokee Nation Directed Studies Scholarship
Sponsor: Cherokee Nation
P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the Cherokee Nation and reside in the Cherokee Nation jurisdictional area. They must be enrolled full-time in a graduate or upper-level undergraduate degree program. They must agree to work for the Cherokee Nation for two years following graduation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Full tuition, books and fees
Deadline: June 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.cherokee.org

Cherokee Nation Registered Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: Cherokee Nation
P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the Cherokee Nation and must be residents of the Cherokee Nation jurisdictional area. They must be full-time students who are enrolled in a registered nurse (RN) degree program. They must sign an agreement to work for a Cherokee Nation Health Facility for two years after graduation. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.cherokee.org

Cherokee Nation Scholarship - Graduate
Sponsor: Cherokee Nation
P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the Cherokee Nation. They must be graduate students who are attending a not-for-profit educational institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.cherokee.org

Cherokee Nation Scholarship - Undergraduate
Sponsor: Cherokee Nation
P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah, OK 74465
Eligibility: Applicants must be citizens of the Cherokee Nation. They must be undergraduate students who are attending a not-for-profit educational institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.cherokee.org

Chickasaw Nation Education Foundation Program
Sponsor: Chickasaw Nation Education Foundation
P.O. Box 1726
Ada, OK 74821-1726
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time Chickasaw students. Other eligibility requirements vary by scholarship.

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

Chief Manuelito Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance
P.O. Box 1870
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Eligibility: Students must be enrolled members of the Navajo nation, submit a Certificate of Indian Blood, attend a regionally-accredited school and complete a FAFSA form. Students must also complete a Navajo Government course (available online).

Amount: $7,000
Deadline: June 25 (fall), November 25 (spring)
How to apply: Applications are available online and must be submitted to your agency, which is listed online.
Website: http://www.onnsfa.org

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Scholarship
Sponsor: Citizen Potawatomi Nation
1601 S. Gordon Cooper Drive
Shawnee, OK 74801
Eligibility: Applicants must be Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal members who are enrolled full or part-time in an undergraduate or graduate academic degree program at an accredited postsecondary institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: September 15 (fall), February 15 (spring), June 15 (summer)
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, proof of enrollment, federal tax return information and transcript are required.
Website: http://www.potawatomi.org

CLA Scholarship for Minority Students in Memory of Edna Yelland
Sponsor: California Library Association
248 E. Foothill Boulevard
Suite 101
Monrovia, CA 91016
Eligibility: Applicants must be California residents, be American Indian, African American, Mexican American, Latino, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Filipino and be accepted into or enrolled in an American Library Association accredited state library school. The award is based on financial need, and an interview is required.

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

Consortium Fellowship
Sponsor: Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
5585 Pershing
Suite 240
St. Louis, MO 63112-4621
Eligibility: Applicants must be African Americans, Hispanic Americans or Native Americans and U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents of other races and ethnicities who fulfill the Consortium’s mission. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, and the degree may be in any academic discipline from an accredited institution recognized by Consortium member schools. The fellowship supports full-time graduate business studies at member schools only. Applicants must submit two references, transcripts, copies of GMAT scores and application fees. All applicants must also interview with a Consortium representative.

Amount: Full tuition and fees
Deadline: January
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cgsm.org

Costco Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Costco
Student Financial Services
USVC 105
Seattle, WA 98122
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are African American, Latino or Native American. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in high school and register to be full-time students at Seattle University or the University of Washington.

Amount: $2,500 - $14,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Complete the FAFSA and the undergraduate application for admission.
Website: http://www.collegesuccessfoundation.org/costco

Displaced Homemaker Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students able to prove financial need, proof of tribal enrollment and Certificate of Indian Blood (showing 1/4 Indian blood). Applicants must be 35 years old or older.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

Diversity Abroad / GlobaLinks Learning Abroad Scholarship
Sponsor: Foundation for Global Scholars
12050 North Pecos Street
Suite 320
Westminster, CO 80234
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. or Canadian citizens who are enrolled at a North American college or university. They must be able to apply any transfer credits from studying abroad to their current degree program. They must be first-generation college students, ethnic minorities, disabled or from a low-income family. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and video are required.
Website: https://www.fgscholars.org/

Diversity Abroad Achievement Scholarship
Sponsor: American Institute for Foreign Study
College Division
1 High Ridge Park
Stamford, CT 06905
Eligibility: Students must demonstrate maturity, good character and high academic achievement. Applicants must be African American, Asian American, Hispanic, Native American or Pacific Islander college students. While there is no fee to apply for this scholarship, there is a $95 fee to apply for the AIFS study abroad program.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 15 and September 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aifsabroad.com

EDSA Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Landscape Architecture Foundation
1129 20th Street NW
Suite 202
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of an ethnic, cultural or racial minority. They must be landscape architecture students who are in the final two years of their undergraduate degree program or who are graduate students of landscape architecture. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, three work samples, two recommendation letters and an applicant photo are required.
Website: http://www.lafoundation.org

Elizabeth and Sherman Asche Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be American Indians who are studying full-time in public health or science programs. They must be full-time students and must not be enrolled in a technical or trade program or seminary. The scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

Emilie Hesemeyer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be Native Americans who are full-time students from the continental U.S. or Alaska. Preference is given to those who are studying education.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Entertainment Software Association Foundation
575 7th Street NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20004
Eligibility: Applicants must be female or minority students, U.S. citizens and current full-time college students or graduating high school seniors enrolled or accepted in a full-time program at a four-year college or university in the U.S. A minimum 2.75 GPA is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

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

Ethnic Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: United Methodist Church
Office of Loans and Scholarships
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007
Eligibility: Applicants must belong to one of the following minority groups: Native American, Asian, African American, Hispanic or Pacific Islander. They must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least one year. Students must be currently pursuing their first undergraduate degree at an accredited school in the United States, and they must be attending school full-time with a GPA of at least 2.5.

Amount: $500-$900
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gbhem.org

Florence Young Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students from the continental U.S. or Alaska.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

Forum for Concerns of Minorities Scholarship
Sponsor: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
Alpha Mu Tau Scholarship
Attn: Joe Briden, AMTF Scholarship Coordinator
7809 S. 21st Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85041-7736
Eligibility: Applicants must be minority students accepted to an NAACLS-accredited Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology program or a Clinical Laboratory Technician/Medical Laboratory Technician program. They must also demonstrate financial need.

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

Frances Crawford Marvin American Indian Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Committee Services Office
Attn.: Scholarships
1776 D Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
Eligibility: Applicants must be Native Americans able to prove Native American blood, demonstrate financial need and academic achievement, be enrolled full-time at a college or university and have a minimum 3.25 GPA. Students must obtain a letter of sponsorship from their local DAR chapter. However, affiliation with DAR is not required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available by written request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Website: http://www.dar.org

Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Fredrikson and Byron, P.A.
200 S. Sixth Street
Suite 4000
Minneapolis, MN 55402-1425
Eligibility: In addition to the financial award, scholarship winners are also invited to serve as summer associates at the firm. An application form, two recommendations, a writing sample, a current law school transcript, an undergraduate transcript and a resume are required.

Amount: $15,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.fredlaw.com

Gates Millennium Scholars Program
Sponsor: Gates Foundation
P.O. Box 10500
Fairfax, VA 22031
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American students with a minimum 3.3 GPA, enter an accredited college or university and have significant financial need. Applicants must also be eligible for federal Pell Grants.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 15
How to apply: Students are nominated by teachers, principals or other education professionals. Nomination materials are available online.
Website: http://www.gmsp.org

GEM MS Engineering Fellowship Program
Sponsor: The National GEM Consortium
1430 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be college seniors or graduate students majoring in engineering or computer science and be members of one of the following minority groups: African American, Native American or Latino or other Hispanic American. Students must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, have a minimum 2.8 GPA and agree to intern for two summers with a GEM employer.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: November 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. The deadline for Part I is October 1, and the deadline for part II is Nov. 15.
Website: http://www.gemfellowship.org

George A. Strait Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: American Association of Law Libraries
105 W. Adams
Suite 3300
Chicago, IL 60603
Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of a minority group as defined by U.S. government rules, degree candidates in an accredited library or law school, and intend to pursue a career as law librarians. Law library experience is preferred. Applicants must also have financial need and have at least one quarter or semester left after the scholarship is given.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online, by mail with a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by fax, by phone or by email.
Website: http://www.aallnet.org

HANA Scholarship
Sponsor: United Methodist Church
Office of Loans and Scholarships
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007
Eligibility: Applicants must be in at least their junior year of college or in graduate school, and they must have at least a 2.85 GPA. They must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years. Students must plan to take on leadership roles in their church and ethnic communities.

Amount: $1,000-$3,000
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gbhem.org

Health Professions Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program Office
5600 Fishers Lane
Mail Stop: OHR (11E53A)
Rockville, MD 20857
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled in or accepted into a pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-optometry, pre-podiatry or other health-related pre-professional degree program. Applicants must have plans to work in the Native American or Alaska Native community as a health care provider in the chosen field of study. Selection is based on academic achievement, recommendation letters and the applicant's stated career goals. Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA.

Amount: Full tuition and fees
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, course curriculum outline, two recommendation forms, proof of Native American/Alaska Native status, an official transcript, proof of acceptance into an academic program and other supporting documents are required.
Website: http://www.ihs.gov

Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Scholarship Program Office
5600 Fishers Lane
Mail Stop: OHR (11E53A)
Rockville, MD 20857
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens accepted into or enrolled in a compensatory or pre-professional general education course of study at an accredited college or university. The applicant must be studying or have plans to study a subject that has been designated as a priority career category by the Indian Health Service. Applicants must plan to serve Native American or Alaska Native communities as a professional healthcare provider after completing the necessary training. Selection is based on academic achievement, recommendation letters and stated career goals.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 14
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of recommendation, proof of Native American or Alaska Native status, an official transcript, proof of acceptance into a postsecondary educational program and other supporting documents are required.
Website: http://www.ihs.gov

Higher Education Grant
Sponsor: Bureau of Indian Affairs
1849 C Street NW/MS-3512 MIB
Washington, DC 20240-0001
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a tribe or at least one-quarter degree Indian blood descendents of members of an American Indian tribe, be accepted into a college or another similar institution that provides an associate's or bachelor's degrees and show financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available through tribes.
Website: http://www.bia.gov

Holly Cornell Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Applicants must be females and/or minorities who have been accepted to or are current master's degree students in engineering. Applications, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters, statements and course of study are required. The award is based on academics and leadership.

Amount: $7,500
Deadline: January 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Hopi Scholarship
Sponsor: Hopi Tribe Grants and Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled members of the Hopi tribe, be high school graduates or have earned a GED, have been accepted to a regionally accredited college and plan to attend full-time and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Students must be in top 10 percent of their high school class or score 930 on the SAT or 21 on the ACT as entering freshmen; have a minimum 3.0 GPA as undergraduates or have a minimum 3.2 GPA as graduate, post graduate or professional degree students. Applications, statements of goals, financial needs analysis, proof of Hopi enrollment and transcripts are required.

Amount: $4,000
Deadline: July 1, November 1, December 1
How to apply: Applications are available by mail.
Website: http://www.hopieducationfund.org

HSF/Marathon Oil Corporation College Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
1411 W. 190th Street
Suite 700
Gardena, CA 90248
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents who are Hispanic, African-American, Native American, Asian, Pacific Islanders or Alaska Natives and who are undergraduate sophomores or seniors. Sophomores must be majoring in accounting, chemical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, environmental engineering, geology/geosciences, information technology (IT/MIS), mechanical engineering, petroleum engineering or supply chain management (management). Seniors must have plans to pursue a master's degree in geology or geophysics. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $15,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, submission of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and other supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.hsf.net

Jackie Robinson Scholarship
Sponsor: Jackie Robinson Foundation
3 W. 35th Street
11th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Eligibility: Applicants must be minority high school seniors with demonstrated financial need, leadership potential and academic achievement and who have already been accepted to a four-year college or university. Students must also be U.S. citizens and have a minimum SAT score of 1000 or composite ACT score of 22.

Amount: Up to $7,500
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.jackierobinson.org

Jean Charley-Call Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: Hopi Tribe Grants and Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled members of the Hopi Indian tribe and be full-time students who are pursuing a degree in nursing at an accredited college or university. They must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official high school and college transcripts, a personal essay, plan of study and proof of college enrollment are required.
Website: http://www.hopieducationfund.org

Jimmy A. Young Memorial Education Recognition Award
Sponsor: American Association for Respiratory Care
9425 North MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 100
Irving, TX 75063-4706
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited respiratory care education program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must submit an original paper on respiratory care. Preference is given to minority students.

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

Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: National Medical Fellowships Inc.
347 Fifth Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, be members of underrepresented minority groups and have financial need. Award is given for past academic achievement and future potential. Selection is based upon the overall quality of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application, proof of citizenship, Student Aid Report, financial aid transcript, official letter of financial aid offer, documentation of loan history, two personal statements, curriculum vitae, biosketch, current medical school transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.nmfonline.org

Kansas Ethnic Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Kansas Board of Regents
Curtis State Office Building
Suite 520
1000 SW Jackson Street
Topeka, KS 66612
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Native Indian or Alaskan Native, Asian or Pacific Islander or Hispanic. Priority is given to graduating high school seniors. Applicants must have one of the following: a minimum ACT score of 21 or SAT score of 990, a minimum 3.0 GPA, a top 33 percent ranking in their high school class, completion of Kansas Scholars Curriculum, selection by National Merit Corporation or selection by College Board as a Hispanic Scholar.

Amount: Up to $1,850
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kansasregents.org

Kayte M. Fearn CEC Ethnic Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: Council for Exceptional Children
2900 Crystal Drive
Suite 1000
Arlington, VA 22202-3557
Eligibility: Applicants must be student members of the CEC who come from culturally diverse backgrounds and who have contributed substantially to children with exceptionalities and to the CEC. High school students are not eligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply:
Website: http://www.cec.sped.org

Leadership for Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: California School Library Association
6444 E. Spring Street #247
Long Beach, CA 90815-1553
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a traditionally underrepresented group attending or planning to attend an accredited library media teacher credential program and plan to work in California for three years after completing the program. Applicants must provide a 250-word statement about their qualifications, career goals, financial situation and commitment to supporting multicultural students and two letters of reference.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.csla.net

Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: American Bar Association
321 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. They must be entering the first year of law school during the year of application. They must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, two recommendation letters and a transcript are required.
Website: http://abaforlawstudents.com/

Louis B. Russell, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Indiana State Teachers Association
150 W. Market Street
Suite 406
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minority high school seniors who plan to pursue education in the area of industrial arts, vocational education or technical education at an accredited college or university.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ista-in.org/dynamic.aspx?id=162

Marcia Silverman Minority Student Award
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be of African-American, Latino, Asian, Native American, Pacific Islander or Alaska Native ancestry. They must be rising undergraduate seniors who are majoring in journalism, public relations or a related subject and be planning to pursue a career in public relations. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on academic merit, stated career goals, relevant work experience, writing ability, recommendations and leadership skills.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 27
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://www.prssa.org

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: California Teachers Association (CTA)
CTA Human Rights Department
P.O. Box 921
Burlingame, CA 94011-0921
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander or Hispanic students pursuing a teaching-related career in public education. Candidates must also be active members of the California Teachers Association or Student California Teachers Association or the dependents of an active, retired-life or deceased California Teachers Association member.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 19
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cta.org

Mary Ball Carrera Scholarship
Sponsor: National Medical Fellowships Inc.
347 Fifth Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and enrolled in accredited U.S. medical schools. Selection is based on financial need, academic achievement, community service and leadership.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application, proof of citizenship, Student Aid Report, financial aid transcript, official letter of financial aid offer, documentation of loan history, two personal statements, curriculum vitae, biosketch, current medical school transcript and two letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.nmfonline.org

MCCA Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA)
1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Eligibility: Applicants must be diverse students entering their first year of law school full-time at an accredited institution. They must have a GPA of at least 3.2 and demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: June 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mcca.com

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.
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org

Michael Baker Corporation Scholarship Program for Diversity in Engineering
Sponsor: Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania
101 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101-1404
Eligibility: Applicants must be female and/or minority (American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian, African-American, Latino, Hispanic, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander) undergraduates who are studying architectural, civil or environmental engineering. They must be accepted at or enrolled full-time at an Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) member institution. They must be rising juniors and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Employees of Michael Baker Corporation and their family members are ineligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 19
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.aicup.org

Minnesota Indian Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Minnesota Office of Higher Education Services
1450 Energy Park Drive
Suite 350
Saint Paul, MN 55108-5227
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least one-fourth Native American, Minnesota residents and members of a federally recognized Indian tribe. Applicants must be a high school graduate or possess a GED and have been accepted by an approved college, university or vocational school in Minnesota.

Amount: Up to $6,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: This award is administered by the Minnesota Department of Children, Families, and Learning (CFL), and must be approved by the Minnesota Indian Scholarship Committee. To receive an application, contact your local tribal education office.
Website: http://www.ohe.state.mn.us/

Minorities and Women Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: Appraisal Institute Education Trust
200 W. Madison
Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60606
Eligibility: Applicants must be women or American Indians, Alaska Natives, Asians, African Americans, Hispanics or Latinos, Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders. Applicants must be full- or part-time students enrolled in real estate courses and working toward a degree, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.appraisalinstitute.org

Minority Affairs Committee Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
Sponsor: American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
120 Wall Street
Floor 23
New York, NY 10005-4020
Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minorities, major in chemical engineering and be undergraduate or graduate students.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online or by telephone or written request.
Website: http://www.aiche.org

Minority Dental Student Scholarship
Sponsor: American Dental Association Foundation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic or Native American full-time students in their second year in an accredited dental program and must demonstrate a minimum financial need of $2,500. Applicants must submit applications, two reference forms, enrollment letters and biographies. Selection is based on financial need, academic achievement, biographical sketch and references. A minimum 3.25 GPA is required. Only two scholarship applications per school are allowed, so schools may set their own in-school application deadlines that are earlier.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from dental school officials.
Website: http://www.ada.org

Minority Fellowship Program
Sponsor: American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship Program
1430 K Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in and have completed one full year in a Ph.D. program in Sociology. Students must be members of an underrepresented minority group in the U.S.: African American, Latino, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indians/Alaska Natives. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals of the U.S., or have been lawfully admitted to the U.S. for permanent residence. The fellowship is awarded for 12 months and typically renewable for up to three years in total. Tuition and fees are arranged with the home department. MFP Fellows are selected each year by the MFP Advisory Panel, a rotating, appointed group of senior scholars in sociology. Fellows can be involved in any area of sociological research, though particular MFP award lines devoted to drug abuse research may be possible contingent on funding.

Amount: $18,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.asanet.org

Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation
1885 Bob Johnson Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Asian American or Native American students working toward a graduate degree related to strength and conditioning. Students must be NSCA members for one year before applying and be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applications are evaluated based on grades, courses, experience, honors, recommendations and involvement in the community and with NSCA.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available with membership.
Website: http://www.nsca.com/foundation/

Minority Scholarship and Training Program
Sponsor: Media General
333 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, major in broadcast journalism, digital multimedia, mass/speech/digital communication, television production or marketing at an accredited university or college, be college sophomores, be U.S. citizens and be of non-white origin.

Amount: Up to $10,000 plus internship pay and post-graduate employment
Deadline: November 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mediageneral.com/

Minority Scholarship Award for Physical Therapy Students
Sponsor: American Physical Therapy Association
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. They must be African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander, Native Hawaiian or Alaska Native. They must be in the final year of an accredited or developing professional physical therapist program at the time of award disbursement. Students must demonstrate academic excellence, service to minority affairs and career potential. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay and three letters of reference are required.
Website: http://www.apta.org

Minority Scholarship Awards for College Students
Sponsor: American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
120 Wall Street
Floor 23
New York, NY 10005-4020
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a minority group that is underrepresented in the field of chemical engineering (African-American, Latino, Native American, Alaska Native or Pacific Islander). They must be student members of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and must be undergraduates who are majoring in chemical engineering. Selection is based on academic merit, stated career goals, AIChE participation and financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.aiche.org

Minority Scholarship Awards for Incoming College Freshmen
Sponsor: American Institute of Chemical Engineers - (AIChE)
120 Wall Street
Floor 23
New York, NY 10005-4020
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of a minority group (i.e. African American, Hispanic, Native American or Alaskan Native) that is underrepresented in chemical engineering. Applicants must also be high school graduates during the academic year of application and plan to enroll in a four-year college or university. Applicants are encouraged to major in science or engineering. Selection is also based on academic record, reason for choosing science or engineering, work or activities and financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online or by telephone or written request.
Website: http://www.aiche.org

Minority Student Scholarship
Sponsor: American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
2200 Research Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants should be full-time minority graduate students. Master's degree candidates must be in programs accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation for Audiology and Speech Pathology, but doctoral programs do not have to be accredited. Transcripts, an essay and a reference form are required.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ashfoundation.org

MLA Scholarship for Minority Students
Sponsor: Medical Library Association
65 East Wacker Place
Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60601-7246
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American or Pacific Islander and entering or currently attending an ALA-accredited library school and be no more than halfway through the program. Applicants must also be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.mlanet.org

MLA/NLM Spectrum Scholarship
Sponsor: Medical Library Association
65 East Wacker Place
Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60601-7246
Eligibility: Applicants must be American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino or Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander students attending accredited library schools who are studying fields relevant to library science and who plan to enter the health sciences information field.

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

Morgan Stanley Richard B. Fisher Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Morgan Stanley
1585 Broadway
New York, NY 10036
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, Native American or LGBT current juniors at an accredited four-year college. The award includes a summer internship.

Amount: $15,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available by email.
Website: http://www.morganstanley.com/

Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Sponsor: Morris K. Udall Foundation
130 S. Scott Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701-1922
Eligibility: Students must be juniors or sophomores studying full-time for an associate's or bachelor's degree at an accredited two- or four-year institution. They must be U.S. citizens, nationals or permanent residents and be committed to a career related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Students must be nominated by a college or university faculty representative and must have a grade point average equivalent to a "B" or higher. Selection is based on demonstrated commitment to the environment, tribal public policy or Native Americal healthcare. Selection is also based on potential of applicant to make significant contributions, leadership, character, desire to make a difference and demonstration of diverse interests and activities.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 5
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, college transcript(s) and three recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.udall.gov

Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students
Sponsor: Mutual of Omaha
Mutual of Omaha Plaza
Strategic Staffing - Actuarial Recruitment
Omaha, NE 68175
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Native American, Hispanic, Asian American or from another underrepresented minority group. They must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, temporary residents, asylees or refugees and must be full-time undergraduate students who have completed 24 or more credit hours (including 18 or more graded hours). They must be pursuing a degree in mathematics or an actuarial-related subject and must have a GPA of 3.0 or more. Applicants must have plans to pursue a career in an actuarial field and must have passed at least one actuarial exam. Scholarship recipients must be willing to complete a summer internship at the Mutual of Omaha offices in Omaha. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: October 20
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, one recommendation letter and a resume are required.
Website: http://www.mutualofomaha.com

NACME Pre-Engineering Student Scholarships
Sponsor: National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering Inc. (NACME)
Pre-Engineering Scholarship Program
440 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 302
White Plains, NY 10601-1813
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors. They must be African-American, Latino or Native American. They must be in the top 10 percent of their graduating class, with a 3.0 GPA or higher, and must have been accepted into an ABET-accredited engineering school. They must have demonstrated leadership skills. Applicants must be formally nominated by their high school guidance counselor. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applicants must be formally nominated by their high school guidance counselors. Nomination instructions are available online.
Website: http://www.nacme.org/

NAJA Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Native American Journalists Association
University of Oklahoma at Gaylord College
395 W. Lindsey Street
Norman, OK 73019-4201
Eligibility: Applicants must be current members of NAJA and be either high school seniors, undergraduate or graduate level students.

Amount: $500-$3,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naja.com

National Association of Black Accountants National Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Association of Black Accountants
7249-A Hanover Parkway
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minorities currently enrolled as full-time undergraduates in accounting, finance or business or as graduate students in a Master's of Accountancy program. Applicants must also be NABA members and have a minimum 3.5 major GPA and 3.3 cumulative GPA.

Amount: $1,000-$10,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nabainc.org

National Medical Fellowships Emergency Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: National Medical Fellowships Inc.
347 Fifth Avenue
Suite 510
New York, NY 10016
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Latino, Native American, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Vietnamese or Cambodian. They must be third- or fourth-year medical students who are in need of immediate, emergency funding for living expenses and/or tuition. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by request. An application form, two personal essays, financial information and one letter of support are required.
Website: http://www.nmfonline.org

Native American Education Grant
Sponsor: Presbyterian Church (USA)
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are high school graduates or G.E.D. recipients and demonstrate financial need and must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Applicants must present proof of tribal membership, and preference will be given to active members of the Presbyterian Church. Students are selected based on the availability of funds and best match to donor restrictions. The deadline for students applying to renew the grant is May 1. Awards for new students will be offered on a funds available basis after May 1.

Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.pcusa.org

Native American Leadership Education Program
Sponsor: Catching the Dream
Attn.: Scholarship Affairs Office
8200 Mountain Road NE
Suite 103
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 1/4 degree American Indian, enrolled in a tribe and current paraprofessionals in an American Indian school who are attending or plan to attend college full-time studying education, counseling or school administration. Students are required to apply for all other sources of funding at the same time as applying for this scholarship. Scholarships are based on grades, ACT or SAT scores, work experience, leadership, commitment to the American Indian community, goals and 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.
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org

NOAA Educational Partnership Program Undergraduate Scholarships
Sponsor: NOAA Educational Partnership Program
1315 East-West Highway
Room 10703
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and full-time undergraduates who are in the second year of a four-year degree program or in the third year of a five-year degree program. They must be attending an accredited minority serving institution (MSI), and they must have a GPA of 3.2 or higher on a four-point scale. Applicants must be majoring in a discipline that is related to environmental, atmospheric or oceanic sciences. Selection is based on relevant coursework completed, stated career goals, recommendations and extracurricular activities.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 29
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two personal essays, two recommendation letters and an official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.epp.noaa.gov

Notah Begay III Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF)
P.O. Box 25266
Albuquerque, NM 87125-5266
Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors at New Mexico high schools with a 3.0 minimum GPA and must be planning to attend an accredited college or university in the U.S. full time. Students must be Native American athlete-scholars with varsity level sports backgrounds.

Amount: Up to $1,400
Deadline: March 18
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.albuquerquefoundation.org

P.O. Pistilli Undergraduate Scholarship for Advancement in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Sponsor: Design Automation Conference/Association for Computing Machinery
Professor Andrew B. Kahng, P.O. Pistilli Scholarship Director
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, UCSD
9500 Gilman Drive #0404
La Jolla, CA 92093
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are from an underrepresented group (African American, Hispanic, Native American, women or disabled). Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, have demonstrated high achievement in math and science courses and have financial need. Applicants must also intend to pursue a career in electrical engineering, computer engineering or computer science.

Amount: $4,000
Deadline: March 7
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, three letters of recommendation, an official transcript, a personal letter, a copy of tax returns and a copy of the FAFSA are required.
Website: http://www.dac.com

Phyllis G. Meekins Scholarship
Sponsor: Ladies Professional Golf Association
100 International Golf Drive
Daytona Beach, FL 32124-1092
Eligibility: Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. Students must also have been accepted to a college or university and plan to play competitive golf at the collegiate level. Selection is based on financial need.

Amount: $1,250
Deadline: May 16
How to apply: Applications available online.
Website: http://www.lpga.com

PRSA Diversity Multicultural Scholarship
Sponsor: Public Relations Student Society of America
33 Maiden Lane
11th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Applicants must be of African-American, Latino, Asian, Native American, Alaska Native or Pacific Islander descent. They must be undergraduates of at least junior standing who are majoring in communications at an accredited four-year institution. They must be full-time students who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: May 22
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, essay and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://www.prssa.org

Rosewood Family Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Florida Department of Education
Office of Student Financial Assistance
State Scholarship and Grant Programs
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1314
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time, undergraduate students who attend state universities, public community colleges or public postsecondary vocational-technical schools. Direct descendants of Rosewood families affected by the incidents of January, 1923 receive preference. The descendants must provide family information on the Florida Financial Aid Application.

Amount: Up to $6,100
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applicants must submit the Initial Student Florida Financial Aid Applications online by April 1. Florida residents must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online by May 15. Non-residents must submit the FAFSA in time to receive the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the processor and send a copy of the SAR to the Office of Student Financial Assistance by May 15.
Website: http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org

Sequoyah Graduate Scholarships
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students who can provide proof of tribal enrollment and an essay on educational goals.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

The Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship
Sponsor: National Society of Professional Engineers
1420 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-2794
Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American, Hispanic or Native American high school seniors who have been accepted into an accredited engineering program at a four-year institution. Students are evaluated based on academic achievement, community involvement and recommendations and must have a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nspe.org

Trailblazer Scholarship
Sponsor: Conference of Minority Transportation Officials
100 M Street SE
Suite 917
Washington, DC 20003
Eligibility: Students must be in an undergraduate or graduate program enrolled in at least six credits per semester, and they must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.comto.org

Tribal Business Management 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 U.S. tribe and attending or planning to attend college full-time. Candidates are required to apply for all other forms of funding in addition to applying for this scholarship. Scholarships are based on grades, SAT or ACT scores, work experience, leadership, commitment to the tribe, personal goals and 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.
Website: http://www.catchingthedream.org

Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Sponsor: Intertribal Timber Council
Attn.: Education Committee
1112 NE 21st Avenue, Suite 4
Portland, OR 97232
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students and must pursue the natural resources field. Applicants must submit a resume, letters of reference, validated enrollment in Tribe/Native Alaska Corporation and a letter about their interest in natural resources, educational background, academic achievements and financial need.

Amount: $2,000-$2,500
Deadline: January 18
How to apply: There is no official application form.
Website: http://www.itcnet.org

U.S. Lacrosse Native American Scholarships
Sponsor: Tewaaraton Foundation
1135 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
Eligibility: Applicants must be a member of the Iroquois community, enrolled in a secondary school and in good academic standing. Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement, athletic performance and ambition.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 21
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, an essay, two letters of recommendation, a high school transcript and a photograph of the applicant are required.
Website: http://www.tewaaraton.com

United Parcel Service Scholarship for Minority Students
Sponsor: Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
3577 Parkway Lane
Suite 200
Norcross, GA 30092
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate minority students enrolled in a college in the United States, Canada or Mexico with an accredited industrial engineering program, have at least a 3.4 GPA, major in industrial engineering and be active members. Students may not apply directly for this scholarship and must be nominated. The award is based on academic ability, character, leadership, potential service to the industrial engineering profession and financial need.

Amount: $4,000
Deadline: November 15
How to apply: Nomination forms are available online.
Website: http://www.iienet2.org

Warner Norcross and Judd Paralegal Assistant Studies Scholarship
Sponsor: Grand Rapids Community Foundation
185 Oakes Street SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Eligibility: Applicants must be Michigan residents. They must be minority students who are enrolled in a paralegal or legal secretary degree program at an accredited school. They must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants who are not residents of Michigan may still apply if attending a Michigan law school.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.grfoundation.org