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Private Scholarship Applications

The scholarships listed here are from agencies outside KU who requested their scholarships be publicized to our students. These scholarships vary in their qualifications, requirements, and deadlines, so all students are encouraged to pursue the opportunities listed here.

If you do receive a scholarship from any outside agency, you should report these scholarships in Enroll & Pay at sa.ku.edu (Student Center > Accept/Decline Awards, Page 2) or notify FAS by email, mail, or fax. If you report by email , mail, or fax, please indicate the scholarship name, amount, and term (fall/spring/summer) as well as your first and last name initials (please do not include your full name for security reasons), KUID number, permanent address and phone number, and day and month of birth (please do not include year for security reasons).

Need Analysis

Many scholarship applications consider financial need as well as academic performance. This portion of the application, also known as a Need Analysis, must be completed and certified by Financial Aid and Scholarships (FAS). Please print, complete and submit the General Need Analysis Request Form along with information from the donor preferably 2 weeks prior to the scholarship application deadline. If you have questions about Need Analysis, please contact FAS.

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  • A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/15
    Amount: $1,000 to $2,000
    Description: American Indian/Alaska Native AISES members pursuing degrees in the sciences, engineering, medicine, natural resources, math and technology. Must have 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.aises.org/
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  • Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/19
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. Write an essay on one of the topics listed on the below website.
    How to Apply: www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
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  • AES Engineers
    Deadline: 10/06
    Amount: $500
    Description: Submit an essay of no more than 1000 words on a topic listed on the below website.
    How to Apply: www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
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  • AFSCME/UNCF Union Scholars Program
    Deadline: 02/28
    Amount: $5,000 +$4,000 intern stipend
    Description: Second-semester sophomore or junior student of color in certain majors (see website) with a 2.5 GPA. Must demonstrate interest in working for social and economic justice through the labor movement.
    How to Apply: www.uncf.org
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  • AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students
    Deadline: 03/06
    Amount: $1,500 to $5,000
    Description: Undergraduate and graduate accounting and finance students with a 3.3 GPA who are a member of a minority group.
    How to Apply: www.aicpa.org
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  • AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Students currently majoring in accounting, finance, or information systems.
    How to Apply: http://ceae.aicpa.org
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  • Air & Waste Management Association-Midwest Section's Thomas E. Murphy Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Full or part-time graduate students pursuing a course of study and research leading to careers in environment related studies.
    How to Apply: www.midwestawma.org/
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  • AISES Google Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/15
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Full-time undergraduate or graduate student majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Management Information Systems. Must be a member of an American Indian tribe, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian and be a member of AISES.
    How to Apply: www.aises.org/
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  • AISES Intel Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/15
    Amount: $5,000 to $10,000
    Description: American Indian/Alaska Native AISES members pursuing degrees in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Must have 3.0.
    How to Apply: www.aises.org/
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  • Almedia Greever Scholarship for Continuing Education
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $500
    Description: For female graduates of Winfield High School, Winfield, KS, who have completed two semester of college level study at an accredited institution with at least a 2.5 GPA.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Alpha Omicron Pi - Jessie Marie Cramer Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Female students who will be juniors, seniors, or graduate students for the upcoming school year. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which should be completed by the date of application.
    How to Apply: Download .pdf Application
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  • Alpha Phi - Gamma Delta Chapter
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: University of Kansas students who are relatives of members in good standing of the Alpha Phi Sorority are eligible to apply for the Alpha Phi Gamma Delta Chapter Scholarship.
    How to Apply: Send email to: janphil@ku.edu
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  • Alumnae Panhellenic Association of Greater Kansas City
    Deadline: 02/04
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Greek sorority members who are juniors, seniors or graduate students. Must have a GPA of 3.2 and be a resident of greater Kansas City.
    How to Apply: www.kcpanhel.com
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  • American Anthropological Association Minority Dissertation Fellowship Program
    Deadline: 02/15
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Doctoral minority student in anthropology who is a member of AAA.
    How to Apply: www.aaanet.org
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  • American Association of University Women
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: AAUW primarily provides fellowships and grants to doctoral candidates but other grants are available.
    How to Apply: www.aauw.org
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  • American Chemical Society
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: Up to $5,000
    Description: African-American, Hispanic, and Native American applicants with financial need and a 3.0 or higher GPA who are seeking degrees in the chemical sciences or chemical technology.
    How to Apply: http://portal.acs.org
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  • American Council of Engeering Companies Speciality Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Students enrolled in a Master's program in Structural Engineering.
    How to Apply: Send email to: acecscholarships@gbateam.com
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  • American Council of Engineering Companies Kansas Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $500 to $1,000
    Description: Engineering or land survey students entering junior or senior year in the fall or graduate students.
    How to Apply: Send email to: acecscholarships@gbateam.com
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  • American Council of Engineering Companies National Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $7,500 to $10,000
    Description: Engineering or land survey students entering junior or senior year in the fall or graduate students. The local KS chapter of ACEC must nominate students.
    How to Apply: www.acec.org OR Send email to: acecscholarships@gbateam.com
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  • American Indian College Fund
    Deadline: 11/30
    Amount: Up to $8,000
    Description: Recipient must be an American Indian, Alaska or Hawaii native who has achieved at least Sophomore status. GPA and major requirements.
    How to Apply: www.collegefund.org
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  • American Indian Education Foundation
    Deadline: 04/04
    Amount: Various
    Description: Native American or Alaska Native descent. Scholarships for undergraduates and graduate students.
    How to Apply: www.aiefprograms.org
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  • American Institute of Architecture/KC Architectural Foundation
    Deadline: 04/06
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Must be from the Greater Kansas City area and studying architecture.
    How to Apply: www.kcarchitecturalfoundation.org
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  • American Nuclear Society
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Open to undergraduate and graduate students in various nuclear science fields.
    How to Apply: www.ans.org
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  • American Public Power Association DEED Grant
    Deadline: 02/15
    Amount: $4,000
    Description: DEED student research grants are intended to promote the involvement of students studying in energy-related disciplines in the public power industry. Successful applicants are expected to conduct research on a project approved by the sponsoring utility.
    How to Apply: www.appanet.org/deed.cfm
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  • American Public Power Association DEED Grant
    Deadline: 10/15
    Amount: $4,000
    Description: DEED student research grants are intended to promote the involvement of students studying in energy-related disciplines in the public power industry. Successful applicants are expected to conduct research on a project approved by the sponsoring utility.
    How to Apply: www.appanet.org/deed.cfm
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  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: Various
    Description: Recipient must be a member of the ASME.
    How to Apply: www.asme.org
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  • American's Next Top Namer Scholarship
    Deadline: 08/15
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Undergraduate students majoring in Linguistics, English, Marketing, or Mass Communication, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and above may apply. Interested individuals must complete the naming assignment and a 1,000-word essay.
    How to Apply: www.namedevelopment.com
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  • Andre Sobel Essay Contest
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Participants must be between the ages of 12 and 21 and must write an essay about their experiences as a young survivor of a catstrophic illness.
    How to Apply: www.andreriveroflife.org
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  • Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship from Google
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Female student majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other related technical field who will be entering her senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program. Must have a 3.5 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.google.com/anitaborg
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  • Arizona Community Foundation
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $4,000
    Description: Students or prospective students enrolled full-time in the School of Engineering, or majoring in Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics.
    How to Apply: www.azfoundation.org/scholarships/index.xpl
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  • Army ROTC Scholarships
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Tuition/Room/Board/Stipend
    Description: Applicants must be US Citizens age 17-27 with ACT scores of at least 19 or SAT scores of at least 920, with a 2.5 GPA, able to pass a physical aptitude test, pursuing an Army-approved major, who agree to take a commission as an officer in the Army, Reserves, or National Guard. Eligible to join the ROTC program with 2-4 years remaining for undergraduate or graduate degree completion. Must be a full-time student.
    How to Apply: Application at http://info.goarmy.com/rotc/4. For more information, call (785)864-1113, email goldbar@ku.edu or visit www.armyrotc.ku.edu.
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  • Army Emergency Relief
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Spouse or widow(er) of an active or retired Army soldier and must reside in the U.S.
    How to Apply: www.aerhq.org
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  • ASCO Numatics Industrial Automation Engineering College Scholarships
    Deadline: 05/02
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, instrumentation, systems, electrical, mechanical or automation discipline. Open to US citizens or legal US residents only with at least a 3.2 GPA. Undergraduate students must have completed at least their sophomore year.
    How to Apply: www.asconumatics.com/scholarship
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  • ASHRAE High School Senior and Undergraduate Engineering Technology Scholarships
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Students majoring in engineering or engineering technology interested in careers in mechanical engineering, HVAC&R engineering or engineering technology.
    How to Apply: www.ashrae.org/scholarships
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  • ASHRAE Undergraduate Engineering, Regional & University Scholarships
    Deadline: 12/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Students majoring in engineering or engineering technology interested in careers in mechanical engineering, HVAC&R engineering or engineering technology.
    How to Apply: www.ashrae.org/scholarships
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  • Asian American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) of the Greater Kansas City
    Deadline: 05/11
    Amount: $1,000 minimum
    Description: Applicants must be of Asian descent and must be attending high school or college in one of these counties: Kansas--Johnson, Wyandotte, Miami, Douglas and Leavenworth counties; Missouri--Jackson, Clay, Platte and Cass counties.
    How to Apply: www.asianchamberkc.net
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  • Association for Women Geoscientists Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/08
    Amount: $300 to $500
    Description: Female undergraduates performing research in the geosciences. Awards are made at the end of the spring semester to use for education-related research expenses during the next year.
    How to Apply: Send email to: eesaupe@ku.edu for an application
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  • Association on American Indian Affairs
    Deadline: 06/15 by 5 PM EST
    Amount: Various
    Description: Multiple graduate and undergraduate scholarships to students who demonstrate at least 1/4 Indian blood, tribal enrollment, and financial need.
    How to Apply: www.indian-affairs.org
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  • AWeber Email Marketing Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: 500 word essay contest on whether you feel that younger generations will eschew email for social media platforms and other technologies such as Facebook, Twitter, and texting.
    How to Apply: www.aweber.com
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  • Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
    Deadline: 09/17
    Amount: $50 to $10,000
    Description: Write an essay about Atlas Shrugged. Topics can be found on the website.
    How to Apply: www.aynrandnovels.com/contests
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  • Belles of the American Royal Presidents' Scholarship
    Deadline: 11/21
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Seniors or current undergraduates with a 2.5 GPA who have completed and documented at least 15 volunteer hours at American Royal events.
    How to Apply: www.botar.org > Select "Current Events" from the menu
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  • Big Sun Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/24
    Amount: $500
    Description: All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and must submit an essay, as indicated on the website.
    How to Apply: www.bigsunathletics.com
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  • Bill and Mary Russell Health Care Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: This program supports those pursuing educational opportunities in a health care field. All recipients must be accepted and enrolled in an approved nursing or health related program. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Bill Spaniol Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/31 (postmarked)
    Amount: $500
    Description: Graduated from Kansas high school and will attend a Kansas college or university. GPA requirements. Show interest in Biological or Physical Sciences.
    How to Apply: www.e-keha.org/scholarship.htm
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  • Black Community Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: 04/18 Must be received by Noon.
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Applicant must reside in Jackson, Platte, Clay or Cass counties in MO or Wyandotte or Johnson counties in KS. Applicants should be of African-American heritage. Applicants can be graduating high school seniors or continuing college students. Priority to students pursuing degrees in Healthcare, Education or Youth Development.
    How to Apply: www.gkccf.org
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  • BookScholarship.com
    Deadline: 08/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Scholarship program to pay for textbooks.
    How to Apply: www.bookscholarship.com
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  • BP Community Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: For students from the Chicago Area (Northern Illinois, Chicago, or Northwest Indiana), New York Area (New York City, Long Island, or Westchester County) or Washington, DC, Area (Washington, DC; Montgomery or Prince Georges Counties, Maryland; or Northern Virginia).
    How to Apply: Send email to: bpscholarships@totalcms.com
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  • BrainTrack Teaching Scholarship (fall)
    Deadline: 03/01 (November 1 for spring scholarship)
    Amount: $500 to $1,000
    Description: Scholarships for those planning careers as either an elementary, middle, or high school teacher. Applicants must be in a teaching program, have completed one year of their studies, and be US citizens or permanent residents.
    How to Apply: www.braintrack.com
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  • BrainTrack Teaching Scholarship (spring)
    Deadline: 11/01 (March 1 for fall scholarship)
    Amount: $500 to $1,000
    Description: Scholarships for those planning careers as either an elementary, middle, or high school teacher. Applicants must be in a teaching program, have completed one year of their studies, and be US citizens or permanent residents.
    How to Apply: www.braintrack.com
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  • Brown Foundation
    Deadline: 03/30
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Minority students who have been admitted to a teacher education program and plan to enter the teaching profession.
    How to Apply: www.BrownvBoard.org/Foundation/Scholarships
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  • Campbell Family Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/30
    Amount: up to $6,500
    Description: Students with a 2.75 who exhibit a desire to make life better for pets and their families.
    How to Apply: www.banfieldcharitabletrust.org
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  • Campus Discovery Scholarship
    Deadline: 01/31
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: U.S. citizens or legal residents who are enrolled or recently graduated from any 2 or 4 year college.
    How to Apply: http://campusdiscovery.com/start
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  • Castle Ink's Green Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/31
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: This scholarship is available to students showing a commitment to recycling and the environment. If you support efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle, then you qualify for this scholarship from Castle Ink. Must have 2.5 Grade Point Average and be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident.
    How to Apply: www.castleink.com/_ink-scholarship.html
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  • Center for American Indian Community Health Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: tuition and fees
    Description: Available for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) students interested in pursuing a Masters of Public Health degree from the University of Kansas Medical Center. The CAICH Scholarship is for students who are interested in addressing health issues affecting the AI/AN community.
    How to Apply: Send email to: :dmonteau@kumc.edu
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  • Center for Student Opportunity
    Deadline: 05/27
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: High school (or home schooled) seniors with a 3.0 GPA, demonstrated financial need who are nominated by an eligible community leader. Must be a U.S. citizen.
    How to Apply:
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  • Christine Dolechek Medical Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Students of Ellsworth County enrolled in any field of human medicine licensed in the state of Kansas.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Cinco de Mayo Continuing Education Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Be of Hispanic heritage, have a 2.5 GPA, and have graduated or gotten a GED from a program or school in Reno County.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Citizens for Global Solutions
    Deadline: 11/17
    Amount: Up to $2,000
    Description: Flash movie contest for students, budding artists, young graphic designers, and human rights activists.
    How to Apply: http://multimedia.globalsolutions.org/2009-multimedia-contest
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  • Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
    Deadline: 03/15 by 4:30 pm Central Time
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Various scholarship funds for students from a particular geographic area or school, attending certain post-secondary institutions, or entering certain fields of study.
    How to Apply: www.cfmt.org
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  • Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
    Deadline: 01/14
    Amount: $32,400 plus tuition
    Description: Students in their first or second year of graduate study in the physical, engineering, computer, mathematical, or life sciences. Exceptional senior undergraduates who can meet all the requirements may also apply.
    How to Apply: www.krellinst.org/csgf
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  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
    Deadline: 04/16
    Amount: Various
    Description: Full-time Latino undergraduate or graduate student with financial need, community service, strong writing skills. U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
    How to Apply: www.chci.org
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  • Construction Writers Association Build A Future Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/26
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: Undergraduate students who demonstrate outstanding skills, aptitude and motivation in the fields of journalism, communications, and public relations as they apply to the fields of architecture, engineering, or construction.
    How to Apply: www.constructionwriters.org
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  • Costco Pharmacy Scholar Program
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: $9,500
    Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, be pursuing a pharmacy degree, and have completed one full year of pharmacy education.
    How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org
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  • Council of Clubs Kansas City Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Enrollment in a college or university that is located within a 50-mile radius of Tenth and Main Streets, Kansas City, MO. Students must have shown leadership potential.
    How to Apply: www.thef.org
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  • Crew Network Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/30
    Amount: Up to $10,000
    Description: Applicant must be of junior or senior standing and have a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.crewnetwork.org
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  • DegreeDirectory Academic Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $500 to $1,000
    Description: Scholarships available for bachelors and masters candidates in social sciences, business, communications, journalism, computer science, counseling, and education.
    How to Apply: http://degreedirectory.org/pages/scholarship_home.html
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  • Delta Theta Chi Irene Mutch Thomson Electra Province Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $1,550
    Description: Males and females who are declaring a major in the fine arts and are attending a college or university in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, or Iowa.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Delta Theta Chi National Scholarships
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $1,400 to $3,100
    Description: A non-collegiate educational sorority gives scholarships to students with a high scholastic average and evidence of financial need.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Department of Energy Scholars Program
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $550-$600 weekly stipend
    Description: Ten-week summer internships at the Department of Energy, with round-trip travel included.
    How to Apply: http://orise.orau.gov/doescholars
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  • Department of Homeland Security Scholarship and Fellowship Program
    Deadline: 01/05 by 11:59 pm EST
    Amount: Stipend and tuition/fees
    Description: US citizens with a 3.3 GPA. Must be majoring in a homeland security science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Applicants should be in their second or third year of college as of the application deadline.
    How to Apply: www.orau.gov/dhsed
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  • Desk & Derrick Educational Trust Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Full-time sophomore or above students with a minimum 3.2 GPA seeking degrees in fields related to the petroleum, energy, and allied industries, or research and development of alternative fuels such as coal, electric, solar, wind hydroelectric, nuclear, and ethanol.
    How to Apply: www.theeducationaltrust.org
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  • Dickinson County Retired School Personnel
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Students in the School of Education who have achieved a junior or senior status and are a graduate of one of the five Dickinson County high Schools.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Dillenkoffer Endowment Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: up to $10,000
    Description: For gay, bisexual, or trans-gendered residents of Kansas and Missouri who have at least a 2.75 GPA and can demonstrate that they have made a difference through school or community envolvement.
    How to Apply: www.dillenkoffer.org
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  • Dish Systems Essay Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Is watching television one of the things you like to do when you're not hitting the books? Do you have something to say about the state of television? If you're thinking about it already, write a 500 word minimum essay.
    How to Apply: www.dish-systems.com
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  • Donald L. Erb Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/25
    Amount: $3,200
    Description: Junior, senior, or grad students majoring in accounting or business with a concentration in accounting, who are residents or high school graduates of Lincoln, Kieth, Deuel, or Cheyenne counties in Nebraska.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Doris R. Hines, Ph.D., R.N., CETN Nursing Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: The scholarship provides financial assistance to a Heartland Health nurse pursuing a degree beyond the Bachelor's level. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Education Portal Graduate Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: US citizens or permanent residents pursuing graduate work in business, engineering, nursing, health administration, public administration and public policy. Financial need is not considered.
    How to Apply: http://education-portal.com
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  • Education Portal Undergraduate Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $500 to $1,000
    Description: Scholarships for US citizens or permanent residents who have completed 30 hours or more. Financial need is not considered. Scholarships available to students in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Liberal Arts, General Studies, Humanities, Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
    How to Apply: http://education-portal.com
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  • Elderhostel K. Patricia Cross Doctoral Research Grant
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Student researching later-life learning in any of various disciplines, including but not limited to psychology, education, gerontology, cognitive studies, neuroscience, and social work.
    How to Apply: www.elderhostel.org/grants
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  • Elie Wiesel Prize In Ethics: Essay Contest
    Deadline: 01/08
    Amount: $5K, $2.5K, $1.5K & $500
    Description: Registered undergraduate full-time juniors or seniors at accredited four-year colleges or universities in the United States. An essay contest to analyze urgent ethical issues.
    How to Apply: www.eliewieselfoundation.org
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  • Elizabeth Miller Watkins Memorial Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: 02/20
    Amount: $1,100
    Description: Women students enrolled at the University of Kansas with a 3.0 or better GPA.
    How to Apply: www.gkccf.org
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  • Entitle Direct College Tips Scholarship
    Deadline: 12/07
    Amount: 35% off one semester's tuition
    Description: Submit your best tip, in 100 words or less, for navigating the college admissions process.
    How to Apply: www.entitledirect.com/collegetips
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  • Environmental Institute for Golf
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: A number of different scholarships for students pursuing careers in the golf course industry, future turfgrass researchers and educators, children and grandchildren of GCSAA members, and foreign students studying in the United States.
    How to Apply: www.gcsaa.org
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  • Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarships
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Over 150 scholarships all with different requirements. Visit the website and search by State to find out more.
    How to Apply: www.esaintl.com
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  • ESA Foundation Scholarships
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $500 to $2,000
    Description: A variety of scholarships are offered by ESA for students going to school in Kansas. Please see the website for the list of KS scholarships and requirements for each.
    How to Apply: www.esaintl.com
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  • Families of Freedom
    Deadline: 05/15
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Children and/or spouses of those killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
    How to Apply: www.familiesoffreedom.com
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  • Fine Art Finals Midwest Regional Scholarship
    Deadline: 11/19
    Amount: $50 to $1,200
    Description: All Associate, Bachelor, and Masters Degree candidates with an interest in the visual arts, currently enrolled at a Midwest Regional public or private college or university.
    How to Apply: www.fineartfinals.com
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  • Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship
    Deadline: 11/14 11/14 for predoctoral, 11/28 for postdoctoral
    Amount: Various
    Description: Predoctoral, dissertation, and postdoctoral students planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level.
    How to Apply: http://national-academies.org/fellowships
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  • Foreclosure.com Scholarship Essay Contest
    Deadline: 12/01
    Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
    Description: Submit an essay on the following: You've acquired $150,000 in cash to be used specifically for a distressed real estate purchase. Outline a detailed strategy that ensures the maximum return on investment, whether it's in terms of financial profit or personal satisfaction ... or both.
    How to Apply: www.foreclosure.com
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  • Foundation for Enhancing Communities Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: This Foundation in central Pennsylvania offers a number of scholarship opportunities for students in a variety of academic disciplines.
    How to Apply: www.tfec.org
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  • Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association
    Deadline: 01/15
    Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
    Description: Scholarships for nursing or pre-nursing students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and can demonstrate financial need.
    How to Apply: www.nsna.org
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  • Frontier Farm Credit
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: For students from Chanute, Emporia, Eureka, Hiawatha, Lawrence, Manhattan, Marysville, and Ottawa.
    How to Apply: www.frontierfarmcredit.com
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  • Fund for Theological Education - Undergraduate Fellows Program
    Deadline: 02/01 for nominations, 03/15 for applications
    Amount: up to $2,000
    Description: Junior or Senior under age 30 with an interest in exploring ordained ministry as a life's work.
    How to Apply: www.thefund.org/programs
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  • Gates Millennium Scholars Program
    Deadline: 01/12 by 11:59 PM EST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American students who will be incoming freshmen with a 3.3 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.gmsp.org
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  • GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship program
    Deadline: 03/18
    Amount: $10,000, renewable for 4
    Description: High school seniors with a 3.0 GPA, demonstrated financial need who are nominated by an eligible community leader. Must be a U.S. citizen.
    How to Apply: www.reaganfoundation.org
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  • Genevieve Edmee Lenz Guldner Fine Arts Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: $1,875
    Description: Scholarships for undergraduates or graduate students pursuing fine arts degrees at the University of Kansas who have financial need. First priority is given to students who graduated from high school in Barton County, MO with second priority going to students who have graduated from high schoool in Southwest Missouri. Must be full-time and have a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • George C. Marshall/Baruch Fellowship
    Deadline: 12/18
    Amount: $7,500
    Description: For doctoral or postdoctoral research in 20th century U. S. Military or diplomatic history and related fields.
    How to Apply: www.marshallfoundation.org
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  • Gilman International Scholarship Program (Fall study abroad)
    Deadline: 04/06
    Amount: Up to $5,000
    Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible.
    How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman
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  • Gilman International Scholarship Program (Spring study abroad)
    Deadline: 10/06
    Amount: Up to $5,000
    Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible.
    How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman
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  • Gilman International Scholarship Program (Summer study abroad)
    Deadline: 04/06
    Amount: $3,000 to $5,000
    Description: Students participating in study abroad programs who are US citizens and Pell grant eligible. Summer applicants must be majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math field.
    How to Apply: www.iie.org/gilman
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  • Glamour Top 10 College Women Competition
    Deadline: 12/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Juniors with leadership experience, campus and community involvement, excellence in field of study, and unique, inspiring goals.
    How to Apply: www.glamour.com
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  • Go Overseas Scholarships
    Deadline: 01/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Scholarships for students studying abroad.
    How to Apply: www.go-study-abroad.com
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  • Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 02/16
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.5 or higher GPA, and be enrolled full time studying Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
    How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org
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  • Government Finance Officers Association Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/18
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Graduate students enrolled in full-time master's study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.
    How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml
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  • Government Finance Officers Association Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/18
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Undergraduate or graduate accounting students enrolled in full-time study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.
    How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml
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  • Government Finance Officers Association Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/18
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Upperclass undergraduate or graduate student in public administration, accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration. Must belong to a recognized minority group.
    How to Apply: www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml
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  • Greater Kansas City Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Full-time student majoring in construction-related field.
    How to Apply: www.kcnawic.org
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  • Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: A large number of scholarships of all different types are offered by this foundation. See the website for more details.
    How to Apply: www.gkccf.org
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  • Greater Kansas City Hispanic Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: Varies depending on student's
    Description: Permanent residents of the Greater Kansas City area who is or will be a full-time student. Applicants must be Hispanic.
    How to Apply: www.hispanicdevelopmentfund.org
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  • Greater Lee's Summit Health Care Foundation
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Current or former resident of Lee's Summit or graduate of area high school studying medicine, nursing, or pharmacy. Students must have completed at least one year of health-related study and received a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.lshealthcare.org
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  • Gwendolyne Hawley Trust Scholarship Award Program
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $500 to $1,800
    Description: Scholarship open to KS residents who are blind or visually impaired. Student must be taking 9 hours undergrad or 6 hours grad.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Hazing Awareness Fund
    Deadline: Various Every 6th of the month
    Amount: $500
    Description: Scholarship for books & supplies. All students enrolled in a college with a greek social setting who have a 2.0 or higher may enter.
    How to Apply: www.collegegreekbooks.com/cashaward.html
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  • Heavy Constructors Association of the Greater Kansas City Area
    Deadline: 04/30
    Amount: up to $4,000
    Description: Full-time students with financial need who plan to obtain career in construction.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Help Johnny Scholarship
    Deadline: 10/25
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Available to any student that is 19 years or under, as of October 25, 2010 and is renewable.
    How to Apply: www.studentscholarships.org/helpjohnny.php
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  • Henry J. Talge Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/02
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Applicants must be entering their senior year of undergraduate studies or their first year of graduate work and majoring in international studies at an accredited school in the United States.
    How to Apply: www.trumanaward.org
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  • Herbert Q. Adams and Elberta E. Adams Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/29
    Amount: $1,000 and up
    Description: Graduate of Allen County, Kansas, high school studying teaching (undergraduates only), bookkeeping, or carpentry.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
    Deadline: 05/25
    Amount: Various
    Description: Students must demonstrate financial need, meet the criteria for the specified for the program to which they are applying, and be attending full-time at a HACU-member institution at the time scholarship awards are made.
    How to Apply: https://scholarships.hacu.net/
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  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Scholarships
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: Multiple need-based scholarships, some open to all majors.
    How to Apply: https://scholarships.hacu.net
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  • Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $500-$10,000
    Description: Recipient must be of Hispanic background, a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident, have financial need, have a 3.0 or higher GPA, and be enrolled full time.
    How to Apply: www.hispanicfund.org
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  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: Scholarships for students of Hispanic heritage.
    How to Apply: www.hsf.net
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  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund Community College Transfer Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/18
    Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
    Description: Full-time undergraduate Hispanic Americans who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents, transferring from a community college, with a 3.0 or higher GPA.
    How to Apply: www.hsf.net
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  • Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 02/10
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Full-time freshman, sophomore or junior who was employed at a Hy-Vee location after June 1, 2009 for the scholarship awarded during the 2010-2010 year.
    How to Apply: http://www.hy-vee.com/company/scholarships/default.aspx
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  • Independent Women's Forum Essay Contest
    Deadline: 12/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Applicants must be full-time, female students of any age enrolled as undergraduates. Applicants write a 750-word essay on a given topic.
    How to Apply: http://iwf.org
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  • Indian Health Service Scholarship Programs
    Deadline: 02/28 (postmarked)
    Amount: Various
    Description: Awards will be made to students who are American Indians (federally recognized groups) or Alaska Natives who are interested in healthcare professions.
    How to Apply: www.ihs.gov
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  • Institute for Humane Studies Humane Studies Fellowship
    Deadline: 12/31
    Amount: Up to $15,000
    Description: Awarded to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students exploring the principles underlying a free society.
    How to Apply: www.theihs.org/fellowship
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  • Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society
    Deadline: 02/15
    Amount: Varies
    Description: Scholarships for students currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate progrem in an instrumentation, systems or automation discipline with a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.isa.org/scholarships
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  • International Dissertation Field Research Fellowship
    Deadline: 11/06
    Amount: $20,000 (approx.)
    Description: Full-time graduate students in the humanities and social sciences enrolled in doctoral programs in the United States.
    How to Apply: www.ssrc.org/programs/idrf
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  • Intertribal Timber Council Picard Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/18
    Amount: $1,500 to $2,000
    Description: A scholarship for Native American students pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources.
    How to Apply: www.itcnet.org
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  • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship
    Deadline: 01/26
    Amount: $30,000
    Description: High-achieving community college students who wish to transfer to a four-year institution. Interested students must be nominated by the designated individual at their community college.
    How to Apply: www.jkcf.org
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  • Jacob K. Javits Fellowship Program
    Deadline: 10/05
    Amount: $42,000 (approx.)
    Description: Students in their first year of a terminal degree (doctoral or masters, depending on the program of study) in various fields in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
    How to Apply: www.ed.gov/programs/jacobjavits/index.html
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  • James B. Pearson Fellowship
    Deadline: 04/15
    Amount: Average stipend is $2,456
    Description: Graduate students who have been residents of KS for five years or more and are pursuing a program of study related to foreign affairs. The fellowship is to provide funding for study abroad programs and trips.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: up to $24,000
    Description: Students who are pursuing or plan to pursue a graduate degree to teach American history, American government, or social studies at the secondary school level.
    How to Apply: www.jamesmadison.com
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  • Jerry Maki Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: This award will provide financial assistance for those pursuing educational opportunities by developing knowledge and skill toward a career in social work or in nursing. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 02/15
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Undergraduate and graduate students from the metropolitan Chicago area studying various "helping professions," sciences, fine arts, or Law.
    How to Apply: www.jvschicago.org/scholarship
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  • John Gyles Education Awards
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $3,000
    Description: American or Canadian citizens with a minimum 3.0 GPA. All fields of study are encouraged to apply.
    How to Apply: www.johngyleseducationcenter.com
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  • John J. Mingenback Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Full-time undergraduate or graduate students from Barton County, Kansas who are majoring in a health/medical related field and who have at least a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.goldenbeltcf.org
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  • Joseph King McMahon Petroleum Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Full-time sophomore and up undergraduates majoring in petroleum engineering, who have a 3.0 GPA and who demonstrate leadership and involvement in student and community groups.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Journyx Excellence In Project Accounting Philosophy Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Write an essay of 1,000 words or less on time tracking for a chance to win this scholarship.
    How to Apply: scholarship.journyx.com
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  • Kansas Association for Family and Community Education Adult Education Grant
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Provides financial assistance to a recipient wishing to reenter the labor force, enable the recipient to move to a higher level job in present field or to a job in a more highly skilled field. Applicants should be KS residents and demonstrate finiancial need.
    How to Apply: www.kafce.org
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  • Kansas Association for Family and Community Education Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Students should be studenying a field related to family issues, have financial need, be full time and be a resident of Kansas.
    How to Apply: www.kafce.org
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  • Kansas Association of Floodplain Management Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $500
    Description: Applicant must attend a Kansas college and be working toward a degree in Environmental, Civil Engineering or Urban Planning. Must be a resident of Kansas and have a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.ekafm.org
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  • Kansas Board of Regents
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Must be a Kansas resident, enrolled in a full-time qualified undergraduate program at a Kansas college or university. $10 application fee required.
    How to Apply: www.kansasregents.org
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  • Kansas City Chapter of the International Facility Management Association
    Deadline: 03/19 (postmarked)
    Amount: up to $3,000
    Description: Full-time undergraduate or graduate student or a part-time graduate student registered in a Kansas or Missouri college or university enrolled in a curriculum related to facility management, including interior design, architecture, engineering, business operations, construction science and environmental design.
    How to Apply: www.kcifma.com/scholarship.cfm
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  • Kansas City Heartland Roundtable Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
    Deadline: 04/08
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Students attending a college or university in the Kansas City area with an interest in supply chain management or logistics.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Kansas Federation of Republican Women Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Female upper level undergrad or grad student in political science, history, or public administration. Must be involved in extra-curricular activities, have a 3.0 or better GPA, and be a registered member of the Republican party.
    How to Apply: Email Michelle Griffin at michellegriffin@gscf.org OR call Greater Salina Community Foundation at 785-823-1800
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  • Kansas Health Foundation & KU Work Group
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $1,200
    Description: Undergraduate students who develop leadership for building healthy communities.
    How to Apply: communityhealth.ku.edu
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  • Kansas Insurance Department
    Deadline: 10/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: African-American Junior or higher in Math, Science, Business, or Computer Science.
    How to Apply: www.ksinsurance.org or call 785-296-3071 for an application.
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  • Kansas Junior Golf Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/03
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Kansas Resident and graduate of Kansas state high school. Enrolled or enrolling as a full-time student (12 hours minimum/semester) in an accredited Kansas four-year college or university for the coming fall semester. Applicant must have participated in junior golf programs sponsored by Kansas organizations.
    How to Apply: www.kansasgolf.org
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  • Kansas Kids @ GEAR UP Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/30
    Amount: Up to $3,000
    Description: Scholarship for Pell eligible students who are 21 or younger with a 2.0 GPA. Students must be either a current SES participant at KU or a former GEAR UP/TRIO student while in Junior High or High School.
    How to Apply: http://webs.wichita.edu
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  • Kansas Nutrition Council
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $250-$1,000
    Description: Kansas resident majoring in nutrition, dietetics, or related field, or enrolling in Certified Dietary Manager's course.
    How to Apply: www.sne.org
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  • Kansas PTA Future Teacher Scholarships
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: $800
    Description: Students who have completed two years of college, are residents of KS, and have high moral and social standards, a 3.0 GPA and an aptitude for teaching. Students must agree to teach immediately after graduation in a public school in Kansas for a time period equal to the number of semesters the scholarship was received.
    How to Apply: www.kansas-pta.org
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  • Kansas PTA Graduate Study in Education Scholarships
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: $500
    Description: Person seeking education related advanced degrees or PhD programs in Kansas. Students must agree to teach immediately after graduation in a public school in Kansas for one year.
    How to Apply: www.kansas-pta.org
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  • Kansas School Nurse Organization
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $250+, varies
    Description: Scholarship for those currently employed as a school nurse in the state of Kansas and also enrolled in a BSN or MSN accredited program.
    How to Apply: www.ksno.org/scholarship
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  • Kaw Valley Quail Unlimited Larry Campbell Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/06
    Amount: $500
    Description: Juniors, seniors, or graduate students majoring in wildlife or wildlife management who have financial need.
    How to Apply: www.topekacommunityfoundation.org
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  • Kelly Engineering Resources
    Deadline: 10/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Sophomores and juniors with a 3.0 or higher GPA with a commitment to a career in engineering.
    How to Apply: www.kellyengineering.com
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  • KLI Academic Award
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: The purpose of the Kor Memorial Scholarship is to recognize and encourage scholarship fields of language study.
    How to Apply: www.kli.org
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  • L'Oreal USA Fellowships for Women in Science
    Deadline: 10/31
    Amount: $60,000
    Description: A national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers. Award must go towards their post-doctoral research.
    How to Apply: www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience
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  • L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant
    Deadline: 12/15
    Amount: $500
    Description: Undergraduate geoscience students who are AAPG student members. Awards for education-related expenses for geology undergraduates.
    How to Apply: http://students.aapg.org/chaptergrant.cfm
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  • Lagrant Foundation
    Deadline: 02/27
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Minority undergraduate and graduate students in public relations, marketing, or advertising. 2.75 GPA for undergrads and 3.2 GPA for graduate students.
    How to Apply: www.lagrantfoundation.org
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  • Lawrence Community Theatre
    Deadline: 06/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Must volunteer at Lawrence Community Theatre 100+ hours.
    How to Apply: Send email to: lctks@aol.com
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  • Lawrence Community Theatre
    Deadline: 07/30
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Major in aeronautics, theatre arts, or special education. GPA and geographic restrictions.
    How to Apply: Send email to: tomfryenyc@earthlink.net
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  • Leadership Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: $500
    Description: Eligibility will be determined by participation in campus or community activities in leadership roles. Students must demonstrate need by qualifying for financial aid. Students also need to be registered as a student with a disability in Disability Resources at KU.
    How to Apply: Send an email to Melissa Manning in the KU Disability Resource Office.
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  • Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education LIFE Lessons scholarship
    Deadline: 03/14
    Amount: $1,000 to $10,000
    Description: Essay or video competition for college students age 17-24 who have lost a parent or guardian.
    How to Apply: www.lifehappens.org/life-lessons/
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  • Lilly Reintegration Scholarship
    Deadline: 01/23
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Recipients must be diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, schizoaffective disorder, or bipolar disorder and currently receiving medical treatment, including medications and psychiatric follow-up.
    How to Apply: www.reintegration.com
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  • Logan County Conservation District
    Deadline: 05/31
    Amount: $500
    Description: For college juniors and seniors whose voting residence is Logan County.
    How to Apply: Call 785-672-3841 for application information.
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  • Lowell C. Kruse Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: For first-year graduate students enrolled in at least 9 hours per semester studying areas such as health care administration, early childhood development, non-profit management and educational leadership. Must reside in certain counties in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa or Nebraska.
    How to Apply: www.heartland-health.com
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  • Major James Ursano Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Dependent children and/or stepchildren or legally adopted children of an Army soldier on active duty, retired, or deceased while on active duty or after retirement.
    How to Apply: www.aerhq.org
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  • MANA de Topeka Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/05
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Latinas who are permanent residents of the Topeka and/or Shawnee County area with a 2.9 GPA and demonstrated leadership and community involvement.
    How to Apply: www.manatopeka.org
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  • Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
    Deadline: 03/01 (graduating high school seniors)
    Amount: $1,000 to $12,500
    Description: Children of current or former Marine, Marine Reservist, or former U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with U.S. Marine Corps.
    How to Apply: www.mcsf.org
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  • Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
    Deadline: 04/15 (2nd semester frosh and up)
    Amount: $1,000 to $12,500
    Description: Children of current or former Marine, Marine Reservist, or former U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with U.S. Marine Corps.
    How to Apply: www.mcsf.org
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  • Marriott Scholars Program
    Deadline: 02/16
    Amount: Full tuition up to $9000
    Description: Applicants must: Be of Hispanic/Latino heritage; Be a full-time undergraduate student during the 2009-2010 school year in an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. with a hospitality management or culinary program; Plan to pursue a degree within the hospitality management, hotel management, culinary, or food and beverage field; Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
    How to Apply: http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/marriott
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  • Mary Alice Hartigan Scholarship for Nursing
    Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Provides financial support to individuals for health care education in the field of nursing and/or surgical services, with an emphasis on surgical nursing. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Mary Ann Reinert Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/02 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Provides financial support to individuals for health care education and training in the field of surgical medicine. In awarding the scholarship, emphasis is placed on applicants who are pursuing careers in surgical nursing or surgical services, including nursing, technologists or any other surgical-related field. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Mensa Education & Research Foundation
    Deadline: 01/15
    Amount: $300 to $1,000
    Description: 500-word essay contest. Applicants do not need to be members of MENSA. Must be enrolled in a degree program but is not restricted in any other way.
    How to Apply: www.mensafoundation.org
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  • Military Education Scholarship Program (Fall)
    Deadline: 05/10
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Eligible recipients include: current and prospective ROTC program students; active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college; honorably discharged Veterans of the US military; and sons and daughters of Veterans or Active-duty military
    How to Apply: www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html
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  • Military Education Scholarship Program (Spring)
    Deadline: 11/12
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Eligible recipients include: current and prospective ROTC program students; active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college; honorably discharged Veterans of the US military; and sons and daughters of Veterans or Active-duty military
    How to Apply: www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html
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  • MiTio Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline: 11/05
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: For bilingual students seeking a career in healthcare.
    How to Apply: http://mitio.org
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  • Model House of Representatives
    Deadline: 11/18
    Amount: Student raises $1,450 fee
    Description: Program provides students with experience and education in policy making, relationship building, and negotiation skills, within the walls of Capitol Hill. Money for program fee is generated via the student's fundraising.
    How to Apply: www.aysf.org
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  • MUST (Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology) Scholarship
    Deadline: 02/02
    Amount: up to $10,000
    Description: US Citizens pursuing full-time a degree in a physical science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Must have a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: scholarships.hispanicfund.org
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  • Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students
    Deadline: 10/20
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Full-time undergraduate with a 3.0 or higher pursuing an acturial or mathematics-related degree. Student must be a member of one of the following minority groups: African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Alaskan Eskimo, or other.
    How to Apply: www.mutualofomaha.com
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  • My Recipe - My Heritage Scholarship Guidelines
    Deadline: 00/00 Contest closes once 200 essays are received.
    Amount: 1st place - $1,500
    Description: Both US citizens and foreign students currently attending a US college, university, or another institution of higher education are eligible to participate. The essay should explore the place culinary traditions hold in one's cultural/ethnic identity.
    How to Apply: www.fastrecipes.com/scholarship2010/
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  • MyApartmentMap Housing Fall Scholarship
    Deadline: 08/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Write an essay of 250 words or less that describes how the MyApartmentMap housing scholarship would make your semester better.
    How to Apply: www.myapartmentmap.com
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  • MyApartmentMap Housing Spring Scholarship
    Deadline: 12/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Write an essay of 250 words or less that describes how the MyApartmentMap housing scholarship would make your semester better.
    How to Apply: www.myapartmentmap.com
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  • Nancy Larson Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline: 11/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Juniors and seniors who have declared an elementary education major.
    How to Apply: www.nancylarsonfoundation.org
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  • National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/30
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Intended to assist in the education of students who intend to work as scientists or technicians in the field of mine land reclamation.
    How to Apply: www.onenet.net/~naamlp/index.html
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  • National Community Pharmacists Association
    Deadline: 03/16
    Amount: $2,000 to $2,500
    Description: Must be a member of NCPA. Four different scholarships available.
    How to Apply: www.ncpafoundation.org
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  • National Council of Jewish Women, Greater Kansas City Section
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Graduating seniors from area high schools are eligible to apply regardless of race, sex, or religion.
    How to Apply: Email njwkc@swbell.net or call (913) 648-0747
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  • National Federation of the Blind
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $3,000-$12,000
    Description: Recipient must be legally blind.
    How to Apply: www.nfb.org/scholarships
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  • National Financial Literacy Challenge
    Deadline: 11/26
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: High school students can take a 35 question financial literacy test online and top scorers will receive a scholarship.
    How to Apply: http://flc.treas.gov/index.htm
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  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) & the Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Individuals from Disadvantaged Backgrounds (UGSP)
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: up to $20,000
    Description: Undergraduates from disadvantaged backgrounds.
    How to Apply: ugsp.nih.gov
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  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    Deadline: 01/30
    Amount: $8,000 and internship
    Description: US citizens who are sophomores with a 3.0 GPA majoring in a NOAA-related discipline.
    How to Apply: www.oesd.noaa.gov
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  • National Physical Science Consortium Fellowship
    Deadline: 11/05
    Amount: Support valued up to $200,000
    Description: A graduate fellowship in the physical sciences and related engineering fields. It is open to all U. S. Citizens, but with emphasis on recruitment of applications from historically underrepresented minorities and women. An NPSC Fellowship covers the first two or three years of graduate school with the possibility of continuation for several more years providing all the conditions of the fellowship continue to be met. The maximum duration is six years, in which case the overall value (allowance, tuition, fees, summer salary for two summers) of an NPSC fellowship typically well exceeds $200,000.
    How to Apply: www.npsc.org
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  • National Research Council of the National Academies (Fall)
    Deadline: 08/01
    Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
    Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
    How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap
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  • National Research Council of the National Academies (Spring)
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
    Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
    How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap
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  • National Research Council of the National Academies (Summer)
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
    Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
    How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap
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  • National Research Council of the National Academies (Winter)
    Deadline: 11/01
    Amount: $42,000 to $72,000
    Description: Postdoctoral students in the fields of chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, applied science and computer science, life and medical sciences, mathematics, space and planetary sciences, and physics.
    How to Apply: www.national-academies.org/rap
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  • National Scholars Honor Society
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: Recipient must be a member of NSHS.
    How to Apply: www.CollegeHonors.org
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  • National Science Foundation Research Fellowship Program
    Deadline: 11/02
    Amount: up to $40,500/year
    Description: Graduate students at or near beginning of research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines.
    How to Apply: www.fastlane.nsf.gov/grfp/
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  • National Society of Accountants
    Deadline: 03/10
    Amount: up to $2,000
    Description: Undergraduates majoring in accounting. Must have a "B" average.
    How to Apply: www.nsacct.org
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  • NCAA Sports Journalism Scholarship
    Deadline: 12/12
    Amount: $3,000
    Description: Current college juniors studying sports journalism.
    How to Apply: www.ncaa.org/leadership_advisory_board/programs.html
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  • Negative Population Growth Population Scholarship Essay Contest
    Deadline: 04/18
    Amount: $500 to $2,000
    Description: Submit an essay responding to a question posed by the organization about population issues.
    How to Apply: www.npg.org
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  • New Look Laser Tatoo Removal Scholarship (Fall award)
    Deadline: 06/30
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering.
    How to Apply: www.newlookhouston.com/New_Look_Scholarship.html
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  • New Look Laser Tatoo Removal Scholarship (Spring award)
    Deadline: 11/30
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Merit-based scholarships for students pursuing higher education with an emphasis in one of the following fields: nursing, medicine, natural or applied sciences, or engineering.
    How to Apply: www.newlookhouston.com/New_Look_Scholarship.html
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  • NSPE Auxiliary Legacy Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: Female engineering undergraduate entering junior year. Student must be NSPE student member and US citizen.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • NSPE Education Foundation Steinman Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Undergraduate engineering student entering junior year. Must be US citizen.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • NSPE George B. Hightower Fellowship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $3,000
    Description: Graduate engineering students who are NSPE members and US citizens.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • NSPE Maureen L. and Howard N. Blitman Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Specifically for a high school senior of ethnic minotiry background who has been accepted to an ABET-accredited engineering program. Students must be US citizens.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • NSPE Paul H. Robbins Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Engineering undergraduate entering junior year. Applicants must be NSPE student members and US citizens.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • NSPE William R. Kimel Engineering Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Students from Missouri or Kansas who are in their junior year of an ABET-accredited engineering program.
    How to Apply: www.nspe.org/scholarships
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  • Online MBA Scholarship
    Deadline: 09/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Students currently enrolled in an MBA program or undergraduate business related program. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident and have at least 30 credits completed.
    How to Apply: www.onlinemba.com
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  • Online Nursing Scholarship
    Deadline: 09/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Students currently enrolled in a nursing or related health care administration degree program. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident and have at least 30 credits completed.
    How to Apply: www.onlinenursingprograms.net
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  • Open Society Institute's Global Supplementary Grant Program
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Partial funding available for students from certain countries in Eastern and Central Europe, the former Soviet Union and Mongolia to pursue doctoral studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences.
    How to Apply: www.soros.org
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  • Organization of Chinese Americans
    Deadline: 04/18
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: Asian Pacific Americans who are high school seniors ready to enter college in the following year. Must demonstrate financial need and have a GPA of 3.0.
    How to Apply: www.ocanatl.org
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  • Orphan Foundation of America
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Applicants must be undergraduates under the age of 25. Must have been in foster care for one consecutive year at the time of their 18th birthday OR have been adopted or taken into legal guardianship out of foster care or upon the death of their parents after their 16th birthday OR have lost both parents to death before the age of 18 and not been subsequently adopted or taken into legal guardianship.
    How to Apply: http://orphan.org/index.php?id=30
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  • Patrick L. Newman Mic-O-Say Scholarship
    Deadline: 10/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: This program is open to members of the Tribe of Mic-O-Say. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.micosay.org
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  • Patti Johnson Wilson Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/17
    Amount: $2,000 to $3,000
    Description: Undergraduates majoring in music, engineering, or liberal arts who are working part-time and have at least a 3.5 GPA.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Paul Goodman Essay Contest
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Essay contest about pressing political and social issues of our time.
    How to Apply: www.dissentmagazine.org
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  • Pauline and Richard A. Cook Family Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Recipient must be a resident of north central Kansas, in good standing, preferably from Cloud county, and preferably a sophomore.
    How to Apply: Email Michelle Griffin at michellegriffin@gscf.org OR www.communityfoundationforcloudcounty.org
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  • PEO Sisterhood
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: Female student must be nominated from PEO Chapter.
    How to Apply: Send email to: kayhale@sunflower.com
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  • Percy S. Lorie
    Deadline: 10/01
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: The student must be classified as a sophomore or higher, major in insurance or insurance related field of study and have some insurance-specific work experience.
    How to Apply: http://kansascity.cpcusociety.org
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  • Phi Beta Kappa Walter J. Jensen Fellowship
    Deadline: 10/01
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Scholarship for a 6-month study in France. Must have earned Baccalaureate degree from an accredited four-year institution, and a 3.0 minimum GPA in French language and literature as a major. Under age 40.
    How to Apply: www.pbk.org
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  • Phi Upsilon Omicron
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Must be Phi Upsilon Omicron member. Variety of scholarships for different academic majors.
    How to Apply: www.phiu.org/
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  • Pi Beta Phi Educational Foundation Women's Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01 (postmarked)
    Amount: Amount up to in-state tuition
    Description: Renewable scholarship open to any female undergraduates, not limited to sorority members or Kansas residents.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Point Foundation
    Deadline: 02/09
    Amount: Various
    Description: Scholarships for LGBT students and supporters.
    How to Apply: www.thepointfoundation.org
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  • Presidential Forum on Renewable Energy Essay Contest
    Deadline: 02/01
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: US citizens between 18 and 24 who are undergraduates can submit an essay about a renewable energy plan for the U.S.
    How to Apply: www.2008energyforum.org
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  • Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis
    Deadline: 05/02
    Amount: $500-$5,000
    Description: Students of journalism, media communications or related field who are residents of the greater St. Louis area.
    How to Apply: www.stlpressclub.org
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  • Public Accounting Association of Kansas
    Deadline: 05/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Juniors and seniors majoring in Accounting with a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.paak.org
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  • Quest Credit Union scholarship
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $250 to $500
    Description: High school seniors and current students are able to apply. Applicants must submit an essay on the topic: "What does 'living within your means' mean to you?"
    How to Apply: www.quest-cu.org
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  • Reitaku Foundation of America
    Deadline: 02/14
    Amount: Full sponsorship
    Description: Sponsors students to study at Reitaku University in Chibi, Japan. Recipient must be a full-time student, have an advanced level of Japanese language, under 25 years of age, and an American citizen.
    How to Apply: Send email to ron@ramorse.com
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  • Rising Farmworker Dream Fund MBA Prep Fellowship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500 to $2,500
    Description: Son/daughter of a farmworker and/or have worked in the agricultural sector as farm laborer for minimum of five years. Juniors & Seniors in college or graduate students intending to pursue an MBA degree in the next 5 years. Funds used for preparing for MBA admissions.
    How to Apply: www.risingfarmworkers.org
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  • Rising Farmworker Dream Fund Pre-MBA Fellowship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $10,000
    Description: Son/daughter of a farmworker and/or have worked in the agricultural sector as farm laborer for minimum of five years. Must be applying to a top business school.
    How to Apply: www.risingfarmworkers.org
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  • Robert J. Dole Public Service Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/09
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Applicants must: be high school seniors who will graduate from an accredited public or private high school in Kansas; have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale; demonstrate significant involvement in volunteer community service projects or public service activities; plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at a Kansas Regents University or Washburn University.
    How to Apply: sms.scholarshipamerica.org
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  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $2,000
    Description: Junior or senior in a wildlife related natural resource program.
    How to Apply: www.rmef.org
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  • Roscoe Hogan Environmental Law Essay Contest
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Any student currently enrolled in an accredited American law school may submit a legal essay for the competition. All entrants must fill out an intent-to-enter form by January 30.
    How to Apply: www.publicjustice.net
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  • Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: Scholarships for Study Abroad.
    How to Apply: www.rotary.org
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  • Rusty Chase Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Junior or senior in Accounting with a GPA of 3.0 or better in Accounting classes. Student must be a full-time student at a Kansas college or university.
    How to Apply: Send email to: mpg@everestkc.net
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  • SAE True Gentlemen Leadership Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/01
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Scholarship is for male, full time students at the University of Kansas who had a high school GPA of 3.0 or more. Students must emobdy leadership, scholarship, service ane integrity. Applicants do not have to members of Sigma Alpha Epsilon.
    How to Apply: www.ksalpha.net
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  • SallieMae American Dream Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 04/15
    Amount: $500 to $5,000
    Description: Open to African Americans. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, with a minimum 2.5 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), who meet Pell Grant eligibility criteria, and are enrolled full time.
    How to Apply: www.salliemaefund.org
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  • SallieMae First in My Family Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 04/15
    Amount: $500 to $5,000
    Description: Open to Hispanic Americans who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled as full time undergraduate students. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Students must be the first in their family to attend college.
    How to Apply: www.salliemaefund.org
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  • SallieMae Unmet Need Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 05/31
    Amount: $1,000 to $3,800
    Description: Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are accepted or enrolled as full-time undergraduate students. Students must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Recipients will be selected based on financial need. Open to families with combined income of $30,000 or less.
    How to Apply: www.salliemaefund.org
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  • SAP North America Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Junior or senior in business, computer science, mathematics, or engineering with an overall GPA of 3.5.
    How to Apply: www.easymatch.com/sapscholarship
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  • Satellite Internet Pros Essay Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: 500 word essay contest with suggested topics like societal impact of mobile tech, or net neutrality and free speech.
    How to Apply: www.satelliteinternetpros.com//
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  • Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Student Scholarship
    Deadline: 01/29
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Applicants must have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years at a Santa Barbara County school, and have graduated or will graduate from a Santa Barbara County high school. All applicants must be planning to attend full-time (12 units minimum per term) at an approved vocational school, 2-year college or 4-year college and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Open to undergraduates, graduate students and medical students.
    How to Apply: www.sbscholarship.org
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  • ScholarshipExperts.com Scholarship Programs
    Deadline: 12/31
    Amount: $1,000 to $3,000
    Description: A variety of essay contests to win scholarship money. Questions and requirements vary and change regularly.
    How to Apply: www.scholarshipexperts.com
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  • Scholarships for Military Children Program
    Deadline: 02/22
    Amount: $1,500
    Description: Dependent unmarried children under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty. Applicants must be full-time undergraduates (or current high school seniors) with a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.militaryscholar.org
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  • Scotts Company Scholars Program
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $500-$2,500
    Description: Funded by The Scotts Company. Undergraduate students from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds (including females, minorities, and individuals with disabilities). Applicants must be seeking a career in the green industry.
    How to Apply: www.gcsaa.org
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  • Shawnee County Medical Society Alliance
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $500-$600
    Description: Permanent residents of Shawnee county who are full-time students with a career goal in medicine, nursing, or an allied health field and a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • SMART Scholarship (Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation)
    Deadline: 12/15
    Amount: Tuition and cash award
    Description: Students pursuing an degree in a Science, Math or Technology field who have a 3.0 and would be interested in summer internships and post-graduate employment with the Department of Defense. U.S. Citizens only.
    How to Apply: www.asee.org/smart
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  • Sobriety Rocks Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/30
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Three $1,000 scholarships are awarded to Kansas students who submit the best songs or lyrics expressing how alcohol and other drugs have negatively affected their lives or the lives of people they know.
    How to Apply: www.sobrietyrocksks.net
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  • Society of Exploration Geophysicists Scholarships
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: $500 to $14,000
    Description: A student must intend to pursue a college curriculum directed toward a career in applied geophysics or a closely related field, such as geosciences, physics, geology, or earth and environmental sciences.
    How to Apply: www.seg.org
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  • Society of Professional Journalists Kansas Pro Chapter Journalism Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/02
    Amount: $1,000 to $1,500
    Description: Applicants must be a junior or senior in the Fall following the application deadline. Students must have a 2.5 GPA and be considering a career in journalism.
    How to Apply: http://wichitagridiron.com/scholarship.pdf
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  • Sonic Electronix's Audiophile Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Applicant's career plans should involve automotive, mechanical or electrical engineering.
    How to Apply: www.sonicelectronix.com/
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  • Soroptimist International of Lawrence - Women's Opportunity Award
    Deadline: 12/15
    Amount: $500 to $2,000
    Description: Douglas Counyt female residents with primary financial responsibility for supporting a family who attends an undergraduate degree program. Student must have financial need and be motivated to achieve her education and career goals.
    How to Apply: Send email to: cholcomb@ku.edu for an application
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  • Speciality Equipment Market Association Scholarship
    Deadline: 04/02
    Amount: $1,000 to $4,000
    Description: Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average, be enrolled in a full-time program and be pursuing studies leading to a career in the automotive aftermarket or related field.
    How to Apply: http://www.sema.org/scholarships
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  • SPENDonLIFE College Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/15
    Amount: $500 to $5,000
    Description: Offers financial assistance for college students who are unable to obtain student loans due to the current credit crunch or a negative credit history. Awards range from $500 to $5,000 a year of full-time study and are based on financial need and participation in the application process.
    How to Apply: http://students.spendonlife.com/scholarship
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  • SPJ Kansas Pro Chapter Journalism Scholarships
    Deadline: 04/02
    Amount: Various
    Description: Qualified candidates must be a junior or senior enrolled in at least six credit hours at an accredited college or university in Kansas. You must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA. You must be seriously considering a career in journalism.
    How to Apply: wichitagridiron.com
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  • St. Louis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction
    Deadline: 04/08
    Amount: $1,000 - $2,500
    Description: Must have completed at least 12 credit hours of college level studies in a construction-related field, such as construction management, engineering, architecture or interior design. Awards are determined based on financial need, grade point average and commitment to the field of construction.
    How to Apply: http://nawicstl.org/scholarships.shtml
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  • Starfleet Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: Various
    Description: Who? What for? All STARFLEET members who have been in STARFLEET for the past one year prior to the Application Deadline are eligible to apply for one of ten scholarships to help you continue or begin your studies in any community colleges (2-year), four-year colleges, most technical schools, junior colleges, universities, graduate schools, online, distance learning, or any other accredited institution/organization that offers a degree or certificate program. The scholarships will be split each year, half going for the fall semester and the remaining half for the spring semester!
    How to Apply: www.sfi.org
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  • State Farm Companies Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Awards Program
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: up to $10,000
    Description: Doctoral students whose dissertation topics focus on either general business principles and issues or insurance risk management.
    How to Apply: www.statefarm.com/foundati/doctoral.htm
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  • Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship
    Deadline: 01/12
    Amount: $36,000 plus tuition
    Description: For students pursuing a Ph.D. in areas of interest to stewardship science, such as high-energy density physics, low-energy nuclear science, or properties of materials under extreme conditions. Open to senior undergraduates and students in their first or second year of graduate study.
    How to Apply: www.krellinst.org/ssgf
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  • Stokes Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 10/01
    Amount: up to $18,000 per year
    Description: The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency seeks high-achieving first-semester freshmen who are planning to major in areas of study such as geography, political science, and math. Scholarship includes tuition stipend, internship program and employment upon graduation.
    How to Apply: www.nga.mil/careers
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  • StorageMart ScholarSmarts
    Deadline: 07/15
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Five winners will be chosen based on their outstanding essay. See website for essay topics.
    How to Apply: www.storage-mart.com
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  • Strategic Naming and Branding Scholarship for students in Linguistics, English, Marketing or Mass Communications
    Deadline: 04/15 Application and required materials must be sent by
    Amount: $2,500
    Description: Develop five (5) new name candidates for a new innovation in the automotive industry.
    How to Apply: www.namedevelopment.com
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  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: tuition and fees
    Description: Available for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) students interested in pursuing a Masters of Public Health degree from the University of Kansas Medical Center. For students who are interested in breast cancer research.
    How to Apply: Send email to: :dmonteau@kumc.edu
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  • SWR Foundation Scholarship (Fall)
    Deadline: 05/15
    Amount: up to $1,500
    Description: Full-time students interested in the construction industry, specifically the sealant, waterproofing and restoration industry.
    How to Apply: www.swrionline.org/resources/scholarship.asp
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  • SWR Foundation Scholarship (Fall)
    Deadline: 09/15
    Amount: up to $1,500
    Description: Full-time students interested in the construction industry, specifically the sealant, waterproofing and restoration industry.
    How to Apply: www.swrionline.org/resources/scholarship.asp
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  • Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute, Inc.
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Applicants must be sophomores or juniors attending full-time; major in management, sales/marketing, graphic arts, graphic design, or production; have a 3.0 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.tlmi.com
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  • Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: 01/03 or until 5,000 applications are received
    Amount: up to $30,000
    Description: Women who earned a HS diploma or GED before September 2001 and are enrolled or planning to enroll in an undergraduate course of study.
    How to Apply: www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen
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  • Terry L. McKanna Scholarship of the Kansas Section of the American Water Works Association
    Deadline: 07/30
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Majors in civil or environmental engineering or environmental science, and interest in pursuing a career in the water works industry.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • The Tylenol Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/15
    Amount: $5,000 to $10,000
    Description: Students pursuing health-related careers.
    How to Apply: www.tylenol.com/scholarship
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  • Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships
    Deadline: 02/08
    Amount: Various
    Description: Sophomores interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State.
    How to Apply: www.woodrow.org
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  • Through the Looking Glass Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/01
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Scholarships for high school seniors and current college students (less than 21 years of age) who have at least one parent with a disability.
    How to Apply: http://lookingglass.org/scholarships/index.php
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  • TIAA-CREF Ruth Simms Hamilton Research Fellowship
    Deadline: 12/15
    Amount: 1 year of research support
    Description: Current graduate student enrolled in a social science program engaged in research relating to the Africa Diaspora.
    How to Apply: www.tiaa-crefinstitute.org
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  • Todd E. Davis Scholarship
    Deadline: 11/13
    Amount: $1,000
    Description: Must be a full-time undergraduate at one of the ten member schools, including KU, and have an interest in global affairs.
    How to Apply: http://irckc.blogspot.com
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  • Topeka LULAC Council #11071 Scholarship
    Deadline: 03/31
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: For Hispanic students who graduate high school in the Topeka-Shawnee County area.
    How to Apply: www.lnesc.org
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  • Topeka Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction
    Deadline: 03/15
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Students going into their junior or senior year, majoring in a construction field.
    How to Apply: www.geocities.com/~nawic/topeka.html
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  • Topeka Daylily Club Scholarship
    Deadline: 06/01
    Amount: $500
    Description: Any full-time current sophomore at a Kansas college or university. One scholarship is for a student majoring in horticulture and one is for a student majoring in any field.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Truman Heartland Community Foundation Scholarships
    Deadline: Various
    Amount: Various
    Description: This foundation coordinates over 140 scholarship funds for students in the Kansas City area.
    How to Apply: www.thcf.org
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  • Two Ten Footware Foundation
    Deadline: 02/16
    Amount: up to $3,000
    Description: Must be employed in the footwear industry or have a parent who is employed in the footwar industry. Must have financial need.
    How to Apply: www.twoten.org
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  • Vegetarian Resource Group
    Deadline: 02/20
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Recipient must be a vegetarian.
    How to Apply: www.vrg.org
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  • Velma Flies Anderson Scholarship
    Deadline: 07/01 by 4:30 PM CST
    Amount: Undesignated
    Description: Qualified candidates must be enrolled in their senior year of a registered nursing program. Must reside in the Heartland Foundation service area.
    How to Apply: www.heartlandfoundation.org
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  • Western Kansas Manufacturers Association Scholarship
    Deadline: 00/00
    Amount: $700
    Description: Awarded to an incoming freshman student at the University of Kansas. Student must be enrolling in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering, Pre-Engineering or Pre-Business Administration. Student must also be a resident of the area either along U.S. Highway 281 and west of it and also a graduate of a high school in the same area.
    How to Apply: WKMA-ScholarshipApplication
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  • Wichita Amigos de SER Scholarship Program
    Deadline: 02/28 (postmarked)
    Amount: $500-$1,000
    Description: Undergraduate Hispanic students.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Wichita Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction
    Deadline: 03/11
    Amount: $1,000 to $2,000
    Description: Applicants must be enrolled full-time and have at least one term of study remaining in a construction-related field.
    How to Apply: Contact FAS
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  • Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation - Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship - Undergraduate
    Deadline: 02/09
    Amount: Various
    Description: Sophomores interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA.
    How to Apply: www.woodrow.org
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  • Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation - Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship - Graduate
    Deadline: 02/07
    Amount: Various
    Description: Graduating seniors or recent graduates interested in becoming Foreign Service Officers in the U.S. Department of State. Applicants must have a 3.2 GPA from their undergraduate program and begin their master's degree program in fall 2010.
    How to Apply: www.woodrow.org
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  • WorldNomads.com Travel Scholarship
    Deadline: 08/01
    Amount: Trip to Amazon
    Description: Compile a 3 minute video documentary about "Local Encounters" and win a trip to the Amazon to shoot a documentary about the experience.
    How to Apply: http://journals.worldnomads.com
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  • WyzAnt College Scholarship
    Deadline: 05/01
    Amount: $1,000 to $3,000
    Description: Write an essay about the most important teacher, tutor, or coach in your life.
    How to Apply: www.wyzant.com/Scholarships
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  • Zonta International Jane M. Klausman Women in Business
    Deadline: 04/30
    Amount: $5,000
    Description: Female students currently in their sophomore or junior year pursuing an undergraduate business degree (first university degree) are eligible to apply.
    How to Apply: www.zonta.org
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