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MSC06 3800
1-University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
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Private Scholarships

UG - Undergraduate Student (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior)
GR - Graduate Student (Master's or Professional Degree)
HS - Graduating High School

Last Update: April 10, 2017 2:56 PM


Opportunities with April 2017 Deadlines

April 1, 2017 - *AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete online application, planning to pursue a graduate-level degree in accounting or an accounting-related major and CPA licensure, but not presently be a CPA, enrolled in an accounting program, permanent resident, and other AICPA requirements (see website for further details). Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - AICPA Accountemps Student Scholarship Award - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, be an AICPA member, planning on pursuing the CPA licensure, enrolled in business and/or accounting, maintaining an overall and major GPA of 3.0, enrolled full time, and other AICPA requirements (see website for further details). Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - *AICPA Foundation Two-Year Transfer Scholarship Award - UG

Applicant must complete online application, be an AICPA member, planning on pursuing the CPA licensure, enrolled in business and/or accounting program, maintaining an overall and major GPA of 3.0, and other AICPA requirements (see website for further details). Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. 2016 Law School Diversity Scholarship - GR

Applicant must complete online application, be a member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority or any individual who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues within their community, attending an accredited law school, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and completed at least one semester of class. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - *Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete scholarship application, maintain a GPA of 3.2 on 4.0 scale, demonstrate financial assistance, citizen of the US or Canada, and Plan a career in the petroleum, energy or allied industry, or research and development of alternative fuels such as coal, electric, solar, wind hydroelectric, nuclear, and ethanol. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - 2017 Fellowship in Aerospace History - Ph.D

Applicant must complete applicantion through Interfolio, submit Curriculum Vitae (CV), a proposal of not more than 10 pages (double-spaced), and at least two and not more than four letters of recommendation that address the historical competence of the applicant, his/her ability to apply historical concepts and methods to aerospace science, technology, management or policy, and his/her ability to communicate both orally and in writing. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Gloria Mattera National Migrant Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete application, have recent history of movement for agricultural employement, demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled in at an accredited public or private college. In addition, applicant must provide a letter of recommendation, personal essay, letter of admission, and copy of current or most recent Migrant Education Program Certificate of Eligibility (COE). Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Inspire Our Future Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must have completed an online application, pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, or Doctorate degree is a specified field (follow link), at least 18 years of age, legal resident of the 50 US states or District of Columbia, and a minimum of GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Lucas Educational Fund - UG/GR

Applicants must complete online application, a statement of purpose, transcripts, and (3) letters of recommendations. Graduate study must include a description of their thesis or other special lighting project. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Novo Nordisk Donnelly Awards - UG

There are 2-$7,500 scholarships, and 8-$3,000 regional scholarships awarded to competitive tennis players age 14-21 that have Type 1 diabetes. The money can be used for education, tennis development, or medical care. Applicants must be in good academic standing, show community involvement, show strong character and sportsmanship, provide physician confirmation of diagnosis, an essay and 2 references. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - Powering Education Scholarship- HS/UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, attending or attended high school within the state of Maine, have a B average or equivalent GPA, provide acceptance letter from university, (1) letter of recommendation, transcripts, and complete an essay on selected topic. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - The InvestmentZen $1k Financial Future Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must be actively enrolled full time in an accredited college/university; Applicant must submit online application; Applicant must submit a 500-1500 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.

April 1, 2017 - The Lubbock Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Chapter Memorial Scholarship - GR

Applicants must complete online application, which includes: 1 page essay, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and nomination letter from your research faculty mentor or advisor. Click to apply.

April 2, 2017 - College Ready Now Scholarship - UG

Applicants must complete online application; which includes: a minimum GPA of 2.3 at the end of junior year/term 1 senior year, demonstrate financial need and commitment to community service, quality of writing, and participate in an interview. Click to apply.

April 4, 2017 - American Indian Education Fund - Graduate Scholarship - GR

Applicant must complete online application, have a student or parent enrolled or have documentation of being a Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian, attending an accredited graduate school, enrolled in 6-18 credits, and GPA between 2.5-3.5. Click to apply.

April 4, 2017 - American Indian Education Fund - Undergraduate Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete application, including: Community Involvement Form, Essay, photo, Transcripts. Applicant also must have a student or parent enrolled or have documentation of being a Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian, GPA between 2.0-3.4, ACT of 14 or higher. Click to apply.

April 7, 2017 - ACIL Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, brief resume or personal statement, (2) letters of recommendation, transcripts, and information on any other scholarships or grant aid you are now receiving. Click to apply.

April 7, 2017 - Diabetes Scholarship Foundation - UG/GR

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have high academic achievement, extracurricular activities, leadership abilities and the ability to self-manage your diabetes. It would be helpful if you are involved in some kind of diabetes advocacy groups, activities or community organizations. An essay and 2 letters of recommendation are required. One letter should be from your doctor, and the other letter should be from a high school teacher or guidance counselor. Click to apply.

April 7, 2017 - *NJ Sharing Network Foundation Scholarship - HS

Applicant must complete online application, a New Jersey resident, full time high school senior, have a family member of someone personally affected by organ and tissue donation and transplantation, good academic standing, employees of NJSN or the NJSN Foundation, (3) letters of recommendation, current transcript, essay on selected topic, and submission. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Actuatorzone's Annual Scholarship Program - UG

Applicant must be enrolled full-time at a Canadian or American college in pursuit of any engineering degree. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and must have either a Canadian or American citizenship. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - BHW Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, submit a photo and an essay on a selected topic. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - GCSAA Legacy Awards - HS/UG

Applicants must complete online application, at least one or more of the applicant's parents or grandparents must be an active Class A, B, C, Equipment Manager, A-Retired, B-Retired or AA member of GCSAA and/or IGCEMA for five or more consecutive years. The competition is open to natural or adoptive offspring of GCSAA members. Children, stepchildren or grandchildren of decreased members are also eligible if the member was active at the time of his or her death. Additional requirements can be found the GCSAA in the website. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Holistic Nursing Rising Star Award - UG

Applicants must complete online application; which includes: current R.N. licensure, current active member of AHNA for a minimum of six (6) months, enrolled in an undergraduate academic setting dedicated to a practice of holistic nursing. Also applicant must submit an academic and AHNA reference letter. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Lendedu Scholarship - HS/UG

Applicant must complete online application, be a US citizen, have a GPA higher than 3.0, and complete an essay on selected topic. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Pelican Water Sustainability Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, official transcripts, (1) letter of recommendation, and essay on selected topic. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Senior Care Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, 400-700 word essay on selected topic. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - Shear Comfort Scholarship - UG/GR

Applicant must complete online application, legal resident of the US or hold a valid Visa, complete and submit essay, provide proof of college or university enrollment, and must not be an employee of Shear Comfort Ltd. And associated companies. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - The Scott and Kim Verplank Foundation - HS

This renewable (4 years) scholarship has a team sport requirement. Applicants must meet the initial and renewal requirements for scholarship in subsequent years. To be eligible, you must be a high school senior with Type 1 diabetes, in control of and self-managing your disease, have medical endorsement that you have Type 1 diabetes, and be participating in an organized team sport. Click to apply.

April 15, 2017 - "Women on Par" Scholarship Program - UG

Applicant must complete online application. Be female, at least 30 years of age, US or Canadian citizen, or legal resident of the US or Canada, pursuing a technical/vocational, associate or Bachelors degree, currently enrolled, or accepted to an accredited school, college or university, and exhibita a need for financial assistance. Click to apply.

April 18, 2017 - Greta James Memorial Scholarship - ASD/BSN

Applicant must complete online application, which includes: personal data, educational background, and essays. Click to apply.

April 21, 2017 - Emerge Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete online application, provide proof of residency for the state of Georgia and current acceptance into college/university, valid picture ID, and current transcripts. Applicants must also include essays, recommendations, signed consent form, and photo. Click to apply.

April 21, 2017 - CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship - UG

Applicant must complete online application; which includes: personal statement, (2) letters of recommendation, Federal Student Aid Report (SAR), Resume, recent photograph, official transcript, and a 2 minute visual recording sample. Click to apply.

April 21, 2017 - NDPRB Undergraduate Scholarship - UG

Applicants must complete online application. Also applicants, must submit an official transcript and a letter of recommendation. Click to apply.

April 21, 2017 - New Mexico Gas Native American Scholarship - UG/GR

The New Mexico Gas Company, Inc. (NMGC) Native American Scholarship Program (NASP) provides financial assistance that will support post-secondary education among Native American students. NMGC’s scholarship opportunities are afforded to Native American students residing in New Mexico who have demonstrated a desire to engage in their future through continuing education. Click to apply.

April 22, 2017 - Charles J. Harbin, III Memorial Scholarship Fund - HS/UG

Applicant must complete online application, Essay A, Short Story B, Letter of Recommendation, Official Transcript, Copy of Student Aid Report (SAR from FASFA), College Acceptance Letter, and optionally provide any supplemental materials to showcase talents, abilities and/or aspirations. Click to apply.

April 24, 2017 - Sussman-Miller Educational Assistance Award Program - HS

Applicant must be a High School Senior, Available Statewide, Must be a Federal Financial Aid Recipient. Click to apply.

April 27, 2017 - ESA Foundation Computer and Video Game Scholarship Program - HS/UG

Applicant must be complete online application, a woman or minority, high school senior, college freshman, sophomore, or junior, US citizen, High School/College Transcript, ACT/SAT Scores, and transcripts. Click to apply.

April 28, 2017 - NTUA Enhanced Scholarship with Internship - HS/UG/GR

Undergraduates must maintain a 2.00 GPA and 12 credit hours, Graduates must maintain a 3.00 GPA and 9 credit hours. Required documents: Application, Letter of Interest and College Acceptance, High School or College Transcripts, and Certificate of Indian Blood, Internship Application. Click to apply.

April 28, 2017 - NTUA Scholarship - HS/UG/GR

Undergraduates must maintain a 2.00 GPA and 12 credit hours, Graduates must maintain a 3.00 GPA and 9 credit hours. Required documents: Application, Letter of Interest and College Acceptance, High School or College Transcripts, and Certificate of Indian Blood. Click to apply.

April 30, 2017 - North Coast Financial Scholarship - UG

Applicant must be an American citizen; Applicant must have a 3.2 gpa or higher; Applicant must be a full time student; Applicant must be able to provide proof of gpa and status; Applicant must submit a 500-750 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.

April 30, 2017 - Venture Resorts 2017 Volunteer Scholarship Program - HS/UG

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or currently enrolled in an undergraduate program for the 2017-2018 academic year; Applicant must have performed at least 10 hours of volunteer work over the past 2 years; Must submit a 500-1000 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.