Private Scholarships

Opportunities with February 2024 Deadlines

UG - Undergraduate Student (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior)

GR - Graduate Student (Masters or Professional Degree)

HS - Graduating High School Students

Note: For more information, follow-up questions, and to check on the status of your application with any of the opportunities listed below, please reach out to the funding organization/company directly.


Enrolled as a matriculated student in a university, college, junior college or technical school. One-Quarter (1/4) enrolled member of a Federally Recognized Native American Tribe. Undergraduate student with no more than 150 semester credits or 210 quarter credits. Full-time or part-time status – excluding non-credit courses (minimum of 6 credits). Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.25 must be established and maintained after the first term/semester of college. Click to apply.
Application is open to Undergraduate and Graduate students who are enrolled in a course of study related to a degree in nuclear science or nuclear engineering; Applicant must be sponsored by a faculty advisor of an ANS student section or an individual ANS member; Application is open to US and non-US residents; Applicant must be enrolled in and attending an accredited institution in the US with an establish ANS student section or Alpha Nu Sigma chapter. Click to apply.
Scholarship is open to all high school students and undergraduate freshmen and sophomores; applicants must complete online application and submit a 500 word essay describing, "Where are you planning on going to school; desired major; how did you develop your interest in teaching, art or starting your own business?" Click to apply.
Applicant must be over the age of 18; applicant must submit essay; topic provided on website. Click to apply.
Scholarship is open to all high school students; applicants must complete online submission form; must submit a 700 word essay that examines the vital contribution of engineers in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click to apply.

Applicant must be a college or law student in the US; Applicant must have some sort of financial need or have financial aid obligation; Applicant must be a full time student; Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident; Applicant must submit a 500-1000 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.

Applicants must have a GPA of 3.25 or better; must submit two (2) signed & sealed letters of recommendation with application as well as official transcripts. Click to apply.

Applicants must be 1L law student; must be willing to participate in the Paul Hastings summer program and practice at one the Paul Hastings firms in the US; applicants must demonstrate commitment to promoting diversity, undergraduate performance, personal achievement and leadership capability. Click to apply.

Applicants must submit a short biographical sketch of themselves; must submit a 500-1000 word essay based on an interview conducted with a women currently working or retired from a mathematical career. Click to apply.

Applicants must be active-duty military service members, spouses or veterans who are fulltime undergraduate or graduate students. Click to apply.

Applicant should check website for Undergraduate or Graduate requirements. Click to apply.

Applicants must submit a completed online application; provide transcripts and two letters of recommendation. Click to apply.

Applicants ust submit a 450 word essay or two minute video on "Agriculture in the Future: If I had Two Minutes to Talk to a Farmer." Click to apply.
Applicants must complete online application and provide answers to the following: "How has our injury or accident affected your education? How has overcoming your injury or accident prepared you to meet the challenges of higher learning? How will college attendance demonstrate your determination to rebuild your life, following your injury?" Click to apply.
Applicant must survived intimate partner abuse; Applicant must be a citizen or permanent legal resident of the US; Applicant must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited public or private post-secondary or vocational institution. Click to apply.

This program encourages promising young women who pursue geoscience careers through attendance at field camp. Two $750 scholarships are awarded annually through a competitive process. The applicant must be a full-time student who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in the geosciences (geology, geophysics, geochemistry, hydrology, meteorology, physical oceanography, planetary geology, or earth science education) at an accredited college or university AND must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Click to apply.

The DOE Scholars Program is designed to attract talented undergraduate and graduate students, and recent graduates to opportunities designed to prepare and motivate participants toward the full range of entry and mid-level research, technical and professional positions within U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). As a participant in the DOE Scholars Program, you will have the opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE and gain a competitive edge as you apply your education, talent and skills in a variety of settings within the DOE complex. Click to apply.

HSF empowers families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional students as possible. Founded in 1975, HSF has awarded over $708 million in scholarships. HSF Scholars have access to valuable Scholar Support Services and, as funding permits, scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000. Click to apply.
Applicants must be in high school; must submit an original poster including the statement "You can make a difference" to illustrate the idea that one person can change the world for the better. Click to apply.
Applicants must be high school seniors wishing to pursue a degree in journalism; a completed application includes three work samples, three letters of recommendation, completion of the FAFSA, and letter of acceptance from the college/university. Click to apply.
Applicants must be proposing to conduct research in any phase of wildlife conservation or related fields, including terrestrial or freshwater habitats. Click to apply.
Application is open to graduating US high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities; Applicant must submit an essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.
Applicant must be a US resident; Applicant must be a full time high school senior; Applicant must submit 2-3 photos of their volunteer efforts to help animals in need an how that involvement has changed their lives or shaped their perceptions on the importance of animal welfare; Applicant must submit a 500-100 word essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.
Applicants must complete online application; which includes: essay questions, sponsorship, AESC membership information. Also applicants must have a parent or guardian with current membership in a good standing of the Army Engineer Spouse' Club and a sponsor who's an US Army Engineer (see website for complete list). Click to apply.

The IHS Scholarship Program provides qualified American Indian and Alaska Native health professions students an opportunity to establish an educational foundation for each stage of your pre-professional careers. Since IHS began providing scholarship support to American Indian and Alaska Native students to pursue health profession careers in 1978, the program has grown to support, educate and place health care professionals within medically underserved Indian health programs throughout the continental United States and Alaska. Today, nearly 7,000 American Indian and Alaska Native students have received scholarship awards and many have committed to serving their health profession careers at IHS; some have even returned to serve their own Tribal communities. If you envision a career with a true purpose and mission, Indian health programs are looking for people like you. If you are willing to commit to working in Indian health communities where you can truly make a difference, we encourage you to take the next step toward realizing your future. The scholarship program provides financial support in exchange for a minimum two-year service commitment within an Indian health program in your chosen health professional discipline. Click to apply.

Applicants must complete online application and provide a 250 word response to the question, "Think back and tell us about something you received as a gift and why it meant so much to you" Click to apply.
Applicants must be in a graduate program pursuing a degree with a concentration wight a fius on Cybersecurity or information assurance; must submit transcripts, one letter of recommendation, current CV, and an essay including information listed on website. Click to apply.
The Miller Indigenous Economic Development Fellowship provides financial assistance to eligible American Indian and Alaska Native doctoral candidates to cover the costs related to data collection and data analysis. Doctoral candidates pursuing research in economic and economic development focusing on or influencing Native Communities are encouraged to apply. This one-time award will provide assistance for research travel, research supplies, data analysis tools or subscriptions. This award will also cover fees incurred for transcription services, analysis services, analysis review and editing fees (documentation for itemized costs must be submitted). Click to apply.
Applicants must create a video of 60 seconds or less that highlights one of the global challenges about human population growth: Promoting Environmental Justice, Strengthening Global Health or Re-Imagining Industrial Systems. Click to apply.
Applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident; Applicant must be a member of one of a minority population; Applicant must be a full time student at a four year, accredited institution within the US, carrying a totoatl of 12 credits or more per semester; Applicant must have a 3.0 gpa or higher; Applicant must have a reference letter ROM a college professor or internship advisor; Applicant must submit a current resume; Applicant must submit an official transcript; Must submit a headshot photo; Applicant must submit essay; Topic provided on website. Click to apply.
Scholarships are available for students majoring in accounting or accounting-related field; 4 scholarships on the website, each with varying requirements and amounts. Click to apply.
Applicants must submit a 600-800 word essay describing a challenge and how you overcame it, along with contact information. Click to apply.

Applicants must submit a creative entry (video, poem, infographic, essay, art, song, etc) on a community service project that have positively impacted the community; and write a 300 word essay nominating a teacher who has inspired your creativity. Click to apply.