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A. Harry Passow Classroom Teacher Scholarship
National Association of Gifted Children
http://www.nagc.org/search.aspx?query=scholarship

A. Patrick Charnon Scholarship
The Center for Educational Solutions
http://www.cesresources.org/charnon.html

A World Connected Essay Contest
A World Connected
http://www.aworldconnected.org/subcategory.php/311.html

AAIA Displaced Homemakers Scholarship
Association on American Indian Affairs (Must be partially American Indian).
http://www.indian-affairs.org

ACS Scholars Program
American Chemical Society
http://chemistry.org/scholars

Adult Students in Scholastic Transition Scholarship
Executive Women International (Men & Women can apply.)
(If a chapter is not located where you are, contact them).
http://www.executivewomen.org/ScriptContent/aboutus/scholarship.cfm

AFCEA Undergraduate Scholarships
AFCEA Educational Foundation (Military Vets have freshmen priority).
http://www.afcea.org/scholarships/undergraduate/default.asp

AFL-CIO
http://www.aflcio.org/aboutus/benefits/

AG Bell College Scholarships
AG Bell Foundation
http://www.agbell.org

AIA/AAF Scholarship Programs
The American Architecture Foundation
http://www.archfoundation.org/scholarships/index.htm

ALBA George Watt Memorial Essay Contest
ALBA
http://www.alba-valb.org/albaeduess.htm

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Scholarships
Educational Advancement Foundation (Do not need to be member to apply).
http://www.akaeaf.org/scholarships.htm

Ambucs Scholarships
Ambucs
http://www.ambucs.com

American Royal Scholarships
American Royal
http://www.americanroyal.com

Americanism Educational League Scholarships
Americanism Educational League
http://www.americanism.org

ASTA Scholarships
ASTA
http://www.astanet.com/education/sch_requirements.asp

Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
The Ayn Rand Institute
http://www.aynrand.org/site/PageServer?pagename=education_contests_atlas

ASL National Honor Society Scholarships
Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society
http://www.alphasigmalambda.org/scholarship.htm

Barbara Wiedner/Dorothy Vandercook Scholarship
Grandmothers for Peace
http://www.grandmothersforpeace.org/scholarships/

Benjamin A. Gilman International Award - Study Abroad Insitute of International Education
http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman/index.html

Carol A. Ratza Memorial Scholarship
Great Lakes Commission
http://www.glc.org/about/scholarships/scholar.html

Charles R. Ford Scholarship
U.S. Jaycees
http://www.usjaycees.org

Chela Money Matters Scholarships
Chela Financial
http://www.chelastudentloans.org/index.asp

Clara Abbott Scholarships
Clara Abbott Educational Foundation
http://clara.abbott.com/US/CASP/scholarship_program.html

College Scholar Scholarships
NAIW Education Foundation
http://www.inssfa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=college_scholarships

College Scholarship Program
All-Ink, Inc.
http://www.all-ink.com/scholarship.aspx

College Scholarship Program
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
http://www.hsf.net/scholarships.php

Collegiate Inventors Competition
National Inventors Hall of Fame
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/overview_20050124.html

Continuing Education Awards
Medical Library Association
http://www.mlanet.org/awards/grants/ceaward.html

Counselor, Advocate, and Support Staff Scholarship
The Sunshine Lady Foundation (Men can apply, emphasis is mainly for women).
http://www.sunshineladyfdn.org

Dale E. Friddell Memorial Scholarship
Straight Forward Media
http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/fridell/

Datatel Angel Scholarships
http://www.datatel.com

Dept. of Homeland Security Scholarships
Department of Homeland Security/US Government
http://www.orau.gov/dhsed/

Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust
http://www.evaleeschwarztrust.org

FDWU Foundation Scholarship Program
First Data Western Union
http://www.firstdatawesternunion.org/2005annualreport/scholar01.html

FFRF Essay Contest
Freedom From Religion Foundation
http://www.ffrf.org

Floriculture Industry Scholarships
Floriculture Industry Research and Scholarship Trust
http://www.firstinfloriculture.org/scholarships.htm

Frank O'Neill Memorial Scholarship
EasyAid.com
http://www.easyaid.com/scholarship_form.html

Franklin M. David Memorial Scholarship
Academic Scholarship Resources
http://www.angelfire.com/biz/scholar/franklin.html

Garden Club of America Scholarships
Garden Club of America
http://www.gcamerica.org/scholarships.php3

GEICO Adult Scholar Awards
Golden Key, Inc.
http://www.goldenkey.org

General Electric/General Motors Scholarships
LULAC National Education Service Centers
http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html

GFOA Scholarships
Government Finance Officers Association
http://www.gfoa.org/services/scholarships.shtml

Golden Key Service Award
Golden Key National Honor Society
http://www.goldenkey.org/GKweb/ScholarshipsandAwards/

Hattie M. Strong Foundation (Student Loans)
Hattie M. Strong Foundation
http://www.hmstrongfoundation.org/student_loans.htm

HCF Scholarships (variety)
Hispanic College Fund
http://www.hispanicfund.org

Korean-American Scholarship Fund
Korean-American Scholarship Fund
http://www.kasf.org

Let's Get Creative! Scholarship Contest
Fresch!
http://www.freschinfo.com

Lincoln Forum Scholarship Prize Essay Contest
The Lincoln Forum
http://www.thelincolnforum.org

Mensa Education & Research Scholarship Program
Mensa (Do not need to be a member of Mensa to apply).
http://www.mensafoundation.org

Monster Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students
Monster.com
http://scholars.monster.com/non_trad.asp

NAPSLO Insurance Scholarship Program
NAPSLO
http://www.napslo.org/content/Foundation/Scholarships/ScholarshipProgram.htm

National Scholarship Fund
League of United Latin American Citizens
http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html

NAACP Educational Scholarships
NAACP
http://www.naacp.org

Naval Institute Essay and Photo Contests
U.S. Naval Institute
http://www.usni.org/contests/contests.html#list

NFRW Scholarships
NFRW
http://www.nfrw.org/programs/scholarships.htm

NIAF Scholarships
National Italian-American Foundation
https://www.niaf.org/scholarships/index.asp

NILRR Scholarships
National Institute for Labor Relations Research
http://www.nilrr.org/scholarships.htm

Nontraditional Scholarships
Royal Neighbors of America (Must be a member to apply).
http://www.royalneighbors.org/MemberBenefits/scholarships.cfm

NPPF Scholarships
National Press Photographers Association
http://www.nppa.org/professional_development/students/scholarships/rules.html

NRAEF Academic Scholarships for Undergrads
National Restaurant Association
http://nraef.org/scholarships/

Office of the Police Corps Scholarships
Office of the Police Corps, US Dept of Justice
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/opclee/

Olive W. Garvey Fellowships
The Independent Institute
http://www.independent.org/students/garvey/

OP Loftbed Scholarship
OP Loftbed Co.
http://www.oploftbed.com/scholarship/index.php

OSIA Scholarships
Order Sons of Italy in America
http://www.osia.org/students/scholarships.php

Paul Zinder First Novel Award
Hyperion Books for Children
http://www.hyperionbooksforchildren.com/contests.asp

Pfizer Epilepsy Scholarship
Pfizer
http://www.epilepsy-scholarship.com

Poetry Contests
poetry.com
http://www.poetry.com

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
http://www.cfenet.com/services/scholarships.asp

Ronald Reagen Future Leaders Scholarship Program
The Phillips Foundation
http://www.thephillipsfoundation.org

Roothbert Fund Scholarship
Roothbert Fund, Inc.
http://www.roothbertfund.org/scholarships.php

Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships
Rotary International
http://www.rotary.org/foundation/educational/amb_scho/index.html

RTNDA Awards and Scholarships
Radio & TV News Directors Association
http://www.rtnda.org/asfi/index.asp

Rural American Scholarship Fund
http://www.ruralasf.org

Sallie Mae Fund Scholarships Programs (various)
Sallie Mae
http://www.thesalliemaefund.org

Sara Lazarus Scholarship
Sara Lazarus Memorial Scholarship Program
http://www.saralazarus.org

SBAA Scholarships
Spina Bifida Association of America
http://www.sbaa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=sbaa_scholarships

Schepp Foundation Scholarships
Leopold Schepp Foundation
http://www.scheppfoundation.org

Scholarships (Various)
National Student Nurses' Association
http://www.nsna.org/foundation/index.asp

Sertoma Scholarships
Sertoma
http://www.sertoma.org/%5EScholarships/Scholarships.htm

SRI Scholarships
Scholarship Research Institute
http://srifunding.com/scholar.html

Struggling Scholars Fund
Scholars Vault
http://www.scholarvault.com

Student Scholarships
National Society of Accountants
http://www.nsacct.org/foundation.asp?id=430

TextbookX Scholarship
Akademos, Inc.
http://www.textbookx.com/scholarship/

The Annual Christopher Video Contest
(College Students) The Christophers
http://www.christophers.org/contests.html

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
Elie Wiesel Foundation
http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org/EthicsPrize/index.html

The Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
American Legion Auxiliary
http://www.legion-aux.org/scholarships/index.aspx

Truman Scholars
Harry S. Truman Foundation
http://www.truman.gov

Tylenol Scholarships
Tylenol
http://www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/news/subptyschol.inc

UNCF Grants and Scholarships
United Negro College Fund
http://www.uncf.org/scholarships/index.asp

USA Funds to Access Scholarships
USA Funds
http://www.usafunds.org/planning/access_to_education_scholarship/index.html

USA Funds to Education Scholarships
http://www.usafunds.org/planning/access_to_education_scholarship/index.html

Various Scholarships
PresidentScholarships.com
http://www.presidentscholarships.com/files/index.php?id=2

Wal-Mart Higher REACH Scholarship
Wal-Mart
http://www.walmartfoundation.org

Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
http://www.sunshineladyfdn.org

Worldstudio Scholarships
Worldstudio Foundation
http://www.worldstudio.org/schol/

Writers of the Future Contest
L. Ron Hubbard, Inc.
http://www.writersofthefuture.com


GENDER SPECIFIC

AAUW Awards
American Association of University Women (Women only).
http://www.aauw.org/fga/index.cfm

Amelia Kemp Scholarship
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. (Minority group women only).
http://www.womenoftheelca.org/whatwedo/scholarships.html

AWM Essay Contest for College Women Students
Association for Women in Mathematics (Women only).
http://www.awm-math.org/biographies/contest.html

DAR Scholarships (Various)
Daughters of the American Revolution (Women only).
http://www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm

Deborah Partridge Wolfe International Fellowships
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
(Membership in the sorority is not required - women only).
http://www.zphib1920.org/nef/schapp.pdf

Heloise Werthan Kuhn Scholarship
http://www.cfmt.org

HORIZONS Scholarships
HORIZONS Foundation (Women only)
http://wid.ndia.org/horizon/index.htm

Maude Keisling Homemakers Scholarship
Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee (Women only).
http://www.cfmt.org/scholarship_list.htm

Nontraditional Scholarships for Women
Linda Lael Miller (Women only)
http://www.lindalaelmiller.com/scholarships/scholarships.asp

P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund
P.E.O. Scholar Awards
P.E.O. (Females can only enter)
http://www.peointernational.org

P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education
P.E.O. (Women only).
http://www.peointernational.org/projects/policies-pce.php

Pilot International Scholarships
Pilot International (Women only)
http://www.pilotinternational.org/html/foundation/scholar.shtml

Raise the Nation Grants and Scholarships
Raise the Nation (Women only).
http://www.raisethenation.org/RTNLibrary/RTNGrants.html

Re-entry Scholarships
Society of Women Engineers (Women only)
http://www.societyofwomenengineers.org/scholarships/schlrtn.htm

Scholarships for Women
http://www.free-4u.com/women1.htm

Sumasil Foundation for Women
Any woman (18 years and older) who has established, clear cut goals on independence and self-sufficiency. Funding available for Education and/or associated expenses, specific skills/professional advancement, emotional/personal growth, or limited emergency funding. Write for an application at: The Sumasil Foundation, P.O. Box 758, Stillwater, MN 55082.

Take Me Away Scholarships
Calgon (Women only)
http://www.takemeaway.com/scholarship/index.html

Talbots Women Scholarship Fund
Talbots (Women only)
http://www1.talbots.com/about/scholar/scholar.asp

Third Wave Scholarship Program
Third Wave Foundation (Women only)
http://www.thirdwavefoundation.org/programs/scholarships.html

Various Zonta Scholarships
Zonta International (Women only)
http://www.zonta.org/site/PageServer

Women in Transition Scholarship
Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting
(Women only).
http://www.efwa.org/scholarships.htm

Women's Educational Fund Grants
Jeannette Rankin Foundation (Women over age 35 only).
http://www.rankinfoundation.org

Women's Opportunity Awards
Soroptimist International (Women only).
http://www.soroptimist.org


Miscellaneous Scholarships/Information

Bank of America Financial Aid Sweepstakes ($1,000)
http://www.bankofamerica.com/studentbanking/index.cfm
?template=stb_scholarships_and_aid&context=

CarDonors.com $500 Quarterly Giveaway
http://www.cardonors.com/car-donation-scholarship-essay.html

Careerfitter.com $500 Bi-Yearly Giveaway
http://www.careerfitter.com/scholarship/index.htm

eCampusTours $1,000 Scholarship Drawing
https://www.ecampustours.com

ScholarSite.com $1,000 Drawing Giveaways
http://www.scholarsite.com/giveaway.asp


Scholarship Searches:

Back2College
http://www.back2college.com/library/scholarships.htm

College Resource Network
A free scholarship search engine and college planning website specializing in minority scholarships.
http://www.collegeresourcenetwork.com

FastWeb
http://fastweb.monster.com/index.ptml

FinAid
http://www.finaid.org

John Gyles Education Awards
Full Canadian or American citizenship a requirement. Awards available to male/female students for all areas of post-secondary
study. Minimum 2.7/4.0 is required. Criteria other than strictly academic ability/financial need are considered in selection process.
Students can receive an application by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

John Gyles Education Awards
Attention: The Secretary
P.O. Box 4808
712 Riverdale Drive
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3B 5G4

or call: (506) 459-7460.

V.E.T.S. Annual Scholarship (For Vets and their spouses)
Must be a U.S. citizen, maintain 2.5 GPA

Victory Ensured Through Service
2045 Fancy Oaks, #1
Redding, CA 96003

Lions Club
Contact your local Lions Club for information on scholarships.
http://www.lions.org

Minority Scholarships Gateway List
http://www.ronbrown.org

Scholarship Resources
http://mapping-your-future.org/features/schrlshp.htm

From "501 Ways for Adult Students to Pay for College" by Gen and Kelly Tanabe.
(DISCLAIMER: Pay very close attention to information about scholarships).