Alphabetical Listing

1Dental Scholarship ($1,000)

This scholarship is avaliable to all students. They offer $1,000 scholarship for a fall or spring semester. Go to the website and fill out a short survey for your chance to recieve the scholarship.

website: (Category: all) Deadline Dec. 21 (midnight). Updated 11/5/2015

10 Words or Less Scholarship ($500)

If you have a way with words and are 14-25 years attending school in the Fall of 2016. In ten words or less tell them why you deserve this scholarship. To apply go to their website at Updated 11/10/2015

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship ($1,000)

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with their scholarship program. This year marks the 7th year of scholarships. They are committed to continuing their efforts at helping those who have a desire and ambition to succeed. The $1,000 scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as any student enrolled in any accredited post secondary school. Money will be awarded 2 weeks after the deadline. Students who are eligible must submit an application and essay on the topic that appears on their website: (Category: General, Business) Deadline June 10, 2016. Updated 11/9/2015


Can you describe why you love Southwestern College? This is a quick and fun application for any college student enrolled in a univeristy or college. The application can be found on their website at the deadline for the spring semester is Feb. 28. (Category: General) Updated 11/12/2015

African-American Monumental Life Settlement Scholarship (six $1000 and one $500)

This scholarship is for African-American students who have graduated from high school or have a GED  and are wanting to major in mathematics, computer science, business, accounting, economics, finance, and investments. Six students will receive 1,000 and one will receive 500 for the spring semester. For more information about the requirements applicants can go to the website: Deadline October 1, 2013. Updated 8/23/2013

ACT Foundation Scholarship ($1,000)

This scholarship is for students that are enolling as a sophmore in the Fall of 2014 and they will be eligible to win one of 25 $1,000 scholarships for more information visit their website: Deadline March 15, 2015. Updated 2/03/2015.

AES Engineers ($500)

This scholarship is for all students and it is based on the character of the student, as well answering one essay question which is found on their website: (Catergory: General) Deadline October 6. Updated 01/21/2014

AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship ($5000)

The John L. Carey Scholarship was established by members of the accounting profession to honor John Carey upon his retirement from the AICPA in 1969. Mr. Carey spent his entire career serving the accounting profession and made it a priority to encourage outstanding students to become CPAs. This scholarship provides financial assistance to liberal arts degree holders pursuing graduate studies in accounting and the CPA designation. Applicants must have obtained a liberal arts degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States; have been accepted into, or are in the process of applying to, a graduate program in accounting that is accredited by AACSB International or ACBSP; must intend to pursue a CPA certificate, and must be a full-time graduate student (9 semester hours). Students who are already actively participating in a graduate accounting program are not eligible for this scholarship. For more information, visit their website. (Category: General) Deadline: April 1 Updated 01/17/2013

Aging Matters Scholarship ($1,500)

Can you explain why aging matters to you? Submit your application to their website Deadline: March 15, 2016. Updated 11/19/2015.

Alphahid Scholarship ($500)

Answer one of the two possible essay questions email your response to by Dec. 31, 2015. For the application and more information go to their website at Updated 11/16/2015. Scholarship ($3,000 to 2,000) is giving out scholarship money to students that help bring awareness to asbestos-related cancers. The stuenst must an essy of a topic you chose to help bring awareness to an issue surrounding mesothelioma. To be eligable you must be an undergraduate or graduate student, 18 years or older, be enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution. The essay must ne between 750 to 1,500 words and you must sumit two letters of recommendation. There is two deadlines one for the spring semseter: Jan. 20, 2015 and fall semester: Aug. 20, 2015. For more inforation the website is or you can contact at (800) 615-2270. Updated 01/14/2015.

AXA Achievement Scholarship ($10,000)

Applicants must be well-rounded, determined to succeed and have achieved excellence outside the classroom. Applicants must also demonstrate that they care about their family and community. 52 State scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $10,000 and then 10 students will be taken to nationals to win another $15,000 totaling in $25,000 for the year. More information regarding the AXA Achievement Scholarship can be found online at: (Category: High School Senior) Deadline: ?. Updated 01/17/2013


Adams, Herbert Q. and Elberta E. Adams Scholarship ($1,000 minimum)

Applicants must have graduated from or will graduate in the Spring of 2014 from one of the high schools in Allen County, KS. Scholarships are available for students obtaining an education in the fields of teaching, bookkeeping, and carpentry.  For a copy of the application and instruction pamphlet, contact Southwestern College Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Geography, Major) Deadline: April 29, 2014 . Updated 02/24/2014

American Cancer Society High Plains Division Education Scholarship (up to $1,500)

Applicants must have had a diagnosis of cancer before the age of 21; be a legal resident of Guam, Hawaii, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, or Texas; be accepted to and or attend an accredited college or university for undergraduate education, trade, or vocational school; and be 25 years or younger at the time of application. Click here for more information. Applications can be obtained by calling Phyllis Caron at 512.919.1910 or emailing her at (Category: Geography)  Updated 01/17/2013

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC)

AIGC announces the availability of graduate fellowships for American Indian and Alaska Native students from federally recognized U.S. tribes. Click here to find out more . Deadline: April 27,2013 (Categories: Ethnicity, Graduate, Fellowships) Updated 01/17/2013 

American Society of Women Accountants Foundation Scholarship ($2,500 freshmen, $3,000 sophomores, and up to $5,000 for juniors and seniors)

This scholarship is for the purpose of supporting the costs of attending 3rd, 4th, or 5th year toward an accounting or finance degree. Scholarship awards are presented to students who have completed their sophomore year of college (or 60 semester hours or the equivalent by the time of scholarship award) and are majoring in accounting or finance. Applicants will be reviewed on leadership, character, communication skills, scholastic average, and financial need. Applications are available at (Categories: Major, Women)  Updated 01/17/2013 

AmeriCorps ($4,725)

Applicants must be 17 years or older and willing to dedicate one year to serve their communities through tutoring children, building homes, helping fight wildfires, etc. Other benefits are modest living allowance and health insureance. For more information, visit (Category: General) Deadline: Year-Round. Updated 09/10/2012 

Antesky Scholarship ($500)

Applicants must be a current North American undergraduate student. Deadline is Dec. 15, 2015. Visit the website for more information. (Category: General) Deadline: Year-Round. Updated 11/9/2015 

Apartment List Scholarship

As a company filled with many college grads, we know that college is an important life endeavor, but one that can be expensive. We couldn’t have graduated without a little help along the way, and we want to give back to the future leaders of America. Therefore, we are offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values: Bold while pragmatic, Endlessly helpful, Making an impact, Driven by data, Suceeding Together, and Forever learning. Visit Updated 4/24/15

ASCO Numatics Scholarship ($5,000)

Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, instrumentation, systems, electrical, mechanical, or automation discipline. Applicants must be entering their junior or senior year in a four-year undergraduate degree program or enrolled in a graduate program. Must have at least a 3.2 GPA and must be a U.S. citizen or legal U.S resident. Applications must be submitted online, go to: more information visit Deadline: May 25. Updated 04/12/2012 

Atlas Shrugged: Annual Essay Contest on Ayn Rand's Novel ($50-$10,000)

Applicants must be entering or enrolled in a full-time college degree program at the time of entry. Essay must be no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words in length, and must be typewritten and double-spaced. One entry per student. Applicants must choose from one of the 3 topics to write on. For more information on the 3 topics, go to Ayn Rand's Novel Essay Contest. (Categories: General, High School Senior) Deadline: September 17, 2013  Updated 01/18/2013

A Place for Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship (1,000)

Five scholarships are available to students enrolled in an associate's, bachelor's or graduate level program at an accredited school in the fields of gerontology, medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, or long-term car administration. For the essay topic and details can be found at Deadline: April 30, 2014. Updated 01/29/2014


B. Davis Scholarship ($1,000)

 This scholarship is for all high school Junior and Seniors along with all students who are enrolled in a post secondary institution. There is no age restrictions for students who are applying. To apply for the scholarship you will need to write a paper of 1000 words or less that clearly answers the discussion topic of: Describe the three characteristics of a leader you value most, why do you believe these traits are the most important and how they are devleoped within an individual. Essays should be sent to For more information visit (Category:General, Essay) Deadline: May 23, 2016. Updated 11/12/15  

Big Sun Athletic Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship is available to all student athletes regardless of which sport they participate in. They must be high school seniors or enrolled in a post secondary institution. Students must send an essay that answers the question: How has your education contributed to who you are today? Why do you want to earn a college education? Please send all essays to: The winner will be notified within two weeks of the deadline. For more information on the scholarships students should visit: (Category: General, Sports) Deadline June 20, 2014. Updated 10/8/2013   

Boren, David L. Undergraduate Scholarship for Study Abroad (up to $30,000)

The National Security Education Program (NSEP) offers a unique opportunity for U.S. undergraduates to study abroad. NSEP awards scholarships to American students for study of world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin American & the Caribbean, and the Middle East). NSEP has established National Foreign Language Initiative (NFLI) pilot programs to provide intensive language study opportunities for students already at the "Advanced" level to achieve the "Superior" level in these languages: Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), Korean, and Russian. NSEP/NFLI award recipients will receive full funding to attend a certain program of study for up to two years. Applicants must demonstrate proficiency at no less than the "advanced" level across all skills according to the standards established by the American Council of Teachers of Foreign Languages. Applicants must also be U.S. citizens. Applications are available online at (Category: Study Abroad) Deadline: Scholarships February 13; Fellowships January 31. Updated 1/18/2013    

Bureau of Indian Affairs

Provides grants for students who are at least one-fourth American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut as defined by the Bureau. The amount of the grants is based on financial need and availability of funds from the area agency. Students must submit a BIA application for financial aid and supportive documents. Close contact should be kept with the BIA Agency to insure that the student as completed everything required. A student who is a member of a tribe should also contact the tribal office for any scholarships available. More information can be found at (Category: Ethnicity) Updated 09/10/2012

Christian Community Credit Union Scholarship

Christian Community Credit Union has scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Undergraduate students can get a maximum of $4,000 with the scholarship and graduate students can get a maximum of $2,000 with the scholarship. To be eligible for the scholarship the student must be a member of the Christian Community Credit Union with a checking account (newly-opened or existing), attending a college, universtiy, or seminary for the 2014-2015 academic year, and enrolled with 12 units or more for undergraduate students and six units or more for graduate students. The appllicaiton for membreship and scholarship can be submitted at the time. For more information go to and to fill out application. Deadline March 31, 2014. Updated 02/07/2014

Council of Graduate Schools

Maintains a list of graduate fellowship opportunities for those entering graduate programs. Read eligibility requirements carefully to see how best to market your nursing graduate study. More information can be found at (Categories: Major, Graduate, Fellowship)Updated 09/10/2012 Scholarship ($1,000) supports local communities by making it easier to find the contact information, hours, locations, phone numbers of county government offices in the United States. This organization plans to better the lives of people living in communities by offering a scholarship twice per year on an annual basis. More information can be found at Deadline for the spring semester is April 30, 2016. (Categories: Major) Updated 11/9/2015 

Daniels Fund

The program provides comprehensive, four-year, "unmeant need" scholarships to selected students, allowing them to attend any college or university in the United States. Students must have participated in the Daniels College Prep Program in their junior and senior year of high school. The Daniels College Prep and Scholarship Program have been in CO, NM, WY, and UT. The students, all of whom are from families with demonstrated financial need, are selected on the basis of academic promise, maturity, leadership potential, and the potential to contribute to their communities. For more information, go to, call 877-791-4726, or contact the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Geography, High School Senior) Updated 01/18/2013

Annual academic scholarships are available to student's earning a bachelor's or master's degree in these areas:  Bachelor's Degree in Social Science, Business, and Communications and Journalism.  Master's Degree in Information Systems and Technology, Psychology and Counseling, and Education and Teaching.  Unique scholarships are available to students earning a degree online.  For more information, go to  Deadline April 1, 2014 for all the scholarships. The Student Saver Scholarship is also available for students to apply for. This scholarships is for the autumn period and for students to apply by visiting to fill out questions. Deadline 12/23/13 at 5pm Pacific time. Updated: 1/8/14.  


Delta Theta Chi Sorority Scholarship (2-$3,100, 1-$1,400)

Delta Theta Chi is a national non-collegiate educational sorority. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university. Requirements call for a high scholastic average and evidence of financial need. Students must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college. Applications can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. For more information, go to (Categories: Women, High School Senior) Deadline: February 1. Updated 09/10/2012 

Delta Theta Chi Irene Mutch Thomson Electra Province Scholarship ($1,550)

Will be awarded to a student who has proven their need for financial assistance and has at least 30 credit hours at an accredited college or university in the state of either Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, or Nebraska. This recipient must have a declared major in the fine arts field (music, art, dance or theater). Applications can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office or by contacting Maria Keil, 4401 Eagle Lake Drive, Bel Aire, KS 67220 Phone: (316) 744-8935. (Categories: Women, Geography, Major) Deadline: March 1. Updated 09/10/2012 

Dentistry Scholarship ($1,000)

The dentistry scholarhips is for aspiring dentist or dental hygienist who is passionate about dental health and changing technology. What is requried is a 500 word paper in recent or upcoming technology that you thnk will rehape or is reshaping the field of dentistry. To be eligibile you must be enrolled in high school (senior), college or graduate school and must be a United States resident. For more information you can vist: Deadline: December 21, 2014. Updated 09/11/2014.

Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarship

The Association of Desk and Derrick Clubs sponsors a scholarship program through the Desk and Derrick Trust for qualified student citizens of the United States or Canada who have completed two years of undergraduate studies with a minimum of 3.2 GPA. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in a major field of study related to qualifying for full-time employment in the petroleum, energy or allied industries and have a need of financial assistance. For more information, contact the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Major) Deadline: April 1. Updated 01/22/2013 

Digicert Scholarships

Digicert is offering three scholarships for any student to apply for. All three scholarship deal with using the internet and how to educate people on becoming more carful using the internet. After choosing which scholarship you want to do, the student will need to create a video on the topic they picked, post it to YouTube or a simalir site, and then on the due date for the scholarship send in thier information to the company of the scholarship. The three scholarships are:

Deadline for all three scholarships are March 1, 2015. Updated 1/19/2015.

Disadvantaged Faculty Loan Repayment Program (FLRP)

Provides for repayment of education loans for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who agree to serve for at least two years as faculty members at eligible health professions and nursing schools. For more information, go to (Category: Major) Deadline: July 31. Updated 1/22/13

Discountrue Scholarship ($3,000)

If you are a US citizen and have been accepted into a United States university or college and have a cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0, then you are eligible for this scholarship. For scholarship requirements check out the website at Deadline for applications are 01/15/2016 (Category: Major)  Updated 11/9/15 

DUI Victim Center Scholarship ($500)

Applicants must be in the an entering senior majoring in education with at least a 3.0 GPA. Student must show proven leadership in substance abuse prevention and/or education. Student must also be recommended by faculty in the teacher education program. Applications may be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. For more information, click here. (Category: Major)  Updated 1/22/13  

Education Portal Textbook Scholarship ($1,000)

The is offering to give a scholarship to pay for student's textbooks up to a year. You must be over 18 years old and currently enrolled in or currently applying for a certificate, diploma or degree program. Students must 'like' their Facebook page to be eligible to win, and the student with the most friends referred to education-portal will receive an IPad. Those who enter more than once will be disqualified. They will also be judged on creativity, originality, writing skills and inspiration. To apply please visit: and don't forget to Like their Facebook page.(Category: General) Deadline: December 9. Updated 11/18/2011 Scholarship ($1,000)

The scholarship is a scholarship about shining light on a topic and seeing the students view point. For this scholarship studnets must create a video about the topic the Company pick along with a 500 word essay explaining the students argument. Then both must be submited througth the companies either facebook or twitter page and the video must then get attention. The winner will be based on who has created the best entry and generated the most buzz. To be eligibly you must be a United States citizen over the age of 13 also you must be a high school senior or a student enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program. For more information you can vist: Deadline: December 15, 2014. Updated 09/11/2014

ESA Foundation Scholarship ($7,500)

Applicants must be one of the following: Either a senior high school student who will be an incoming college freshman student who ranks in the upper 25% of his/her graduating class, OR have a minimum GPA of 3.0, OR a minimum score of ACT 22/SAT 950; And college students presently enrolled in an accredited college or university who has maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA; Enrolled for training in a technical school or any person returning to school after an absence to retain job skills or obtain a degree. (Post secondary students at any educational level.); On-Line credit tuition when obtained through an accredited college, university, vocational school, or an accredited program by an accredited agency; Attending an accredited graduate school in the US. Graduate students must have a minimum of a 3.5 GPA. Students can apply for up to three scholarships before the deadline date. Applications can be downloaded at or in the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: General, High School Senior, Graduate) Deadline: February 1. Updated 12/12/2011  

Excel Builder Scholarship ($ 1,000)

Excel Builder is a custom homes and remodeling company that is offering students a chance to futher achieve their dreams.The criteria for this scholarships is that the students must be college students or high school students entering college, also the students must write and essay on one of the three topics Excel Builders have given. The essay must be about 500 words and they are looking at the quality of the writen essay not the amount of words and a winner will be announced on January 15, 2015. For more information on this scholarship go to to look at rules and fill out the entry form. Deadline: December 30, 2014. Updated: 10/16/2014

Executive Women International (up to $1,000)

Executive Women International Chapter is offering assistance to adults in Sedgwick, Butler, Cowley, Harvey, Reno, and Sumner Counties who are in transitional situations and are in need of financial aid to further their education in their career pursuit. The criteria for this scholarship is: financial need; socially, physically, and economically disadvantaged adults; heads of households with small children; displaced homemakers. Additional eligibility requirements include: utilize personal assessment and/or re-entry programs available through colleges, community agencies, services groups, or career professionals, clearly defined career goals and objectives, and specify the educational requirements to attain above goals and objectives. For more information, go to, call 800-355-2800 or stop by the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Geography, Women) Updated 01/22/2013  

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund Amounts

Applicants must be dependent children or spouses of persons who were killed or are permanently disabled as a direct result of the terrorist attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need. Applications may be downloaded at, by calling 877-862-0136, or in the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Military) Deadline: May 15. Updated 01/24/2013  

Find a Law Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship is to help law students in college. To be eligible students must be enrolled full-time studies, currently reside in the US, and complete online form and short question. For more information and to fill out scholarship go to Deadline May 15, 2014. Updated 10/01/2013.

Flosum Scholarship ($750)

If you are enrolled in a 4-year accredited college, have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, and have interest in computer science then you are eligible for this scholarship. Deadline is Dec 15, 2015 Go to for more information. . Updated 11/9/2015

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships

The Ford Foundation Fellowships are designed to increase the diversity of the nation's college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national and planning a career in teaching and research at the college or university level. Stipends and Allowances: Predoctoral - $17,000 to the fellow, institutional allowance of $5,000 for three years; Dissertation - $21,000 for one year; Postdoctoral - $40,000 for one year, $1,500 employing institution allowance, to be matched by employing institution. All awardees have expenses paid to attend on conference of Ford Fellows. For more information, click here. (Categories: Ethnicity, Graduate, Fellowship) Deadlines: deadline has already been passed. Updated 1/24/13  

Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association, Inc. (NSNA) ($1,000-$2,500)

The NSNA Foundation offers scholarships to students currently enrolled in state approved schools of nursing or pre-nursing associate degree, baccalaureate, diploma, generic doctorate, and generic master's programs. Students can also be enrolled in an RN to BSN, RN to MSN, or LPN/LVN to RN program. Applications must be attending classes and taking no less than six credits per semester. Funds are not available for graduate study unless it is for a first degree in nu The NSNA Foundation awards over $125,000 annually in the general scholarships program. The scholarships are based on academic achievement, financial need, and involvement in nursing student organizations and community activities related to health care. For for information, go to (Categories: Major, Graduate) Deadline: Applications must be received by mid-January 2014.Updated 01/24/2013  

Frontier Farm Credit Scholarship ($1,000)

Nine scholarships awarded to juniors or seniors in a 4-year accredited college or university. One scholarship awarded to a student attending a community, technical, or vocational school or college. Must be a borrower or dependent of a borrower doing business in each of Frontier Farm Credit's eight offices: Chanute, Emporia, Eureka, Hiawatha, Lawrence, Manhattan, Marysville, and Ottawa. For more information, click here or check in the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Geography) Deadline: March 31. Updated 1/30/13. is offering a $5,000 merit scholarship to be given out in June.  This is a major scholarship opportunity for undergraduates.  This also is an opportunity available to all types of students in all majors, and is an excellent way for students to win and secure financial aid.  You can read more about it at: 1/30/13 

 Goedeker College Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship is to help students go to college and get a degree in what they are studing. For applying the applicant must write an essay about why attending college and field of study is important to you. Also must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. For anymore information on this scholarship you can go to Deadline July 31, 2014. Updated 2/17/2014.

Goldwater, Barry M. Scholarship (up to $7,500)

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, and have at least a 3.0 GPA, and on a path to major in mathematics, science, and engineering. To be considered, a student must be nominated by the college or university they are attending. The scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in those fields. Applications can be downloaded at or check in the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Major) Deadline for student application: January 27. Updated 1/30/2013  

Good360 Sustainability Scholarship (up to $1,000)

If you are a graduating senior in high school or an undergraduate student and have passion for sustainability in the enviroment then this is the scholarship for you. Deadline is Nov. 30, 2015 visit the website for me information (Category: Major)  Updated 11/9/2015  

Google - Anita Borg Scholarship ($1,000 - $10,000)

Dr. Anita Borg devoted her adult life to revolutionizing the way we think about technology and dismantling barriers that keep women and minorities from entering computing and technology fields. Through this scholarship, Google hopes to encourage women to excel in computing and technology and become active role models and leaders. Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of the candidate's academic background and demonstrated leadership. A group of female undergraduate and graduate student finalists will be chosen from the applicant pool. The scholarship recipients will each receive a $10,000 scholarship while remaining finalists will receive $1,000 each. Applicants must be entering their senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program at a university in the U.S.; be a computer science, computer engineering, or related technical field major; be enrolled in full-time study; and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.5. For more information, go to (Categories: Women, Major) Deadline: February 18. Updated 1/30/2013  

Grant in Aid Scholarship ($300)

Provided by Beta Rho of Delta Kappa Gamma which is a organization designed to support women in education.  The recipient should be a female student who is completing her preparation for teaching.  She may be student teaching this semester or later this year.  Only one can be awarded.  Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office.  For more information, contact Updated 1/30/2013

Hagan Scholarship

This scholarship was made to give students the opportunity to go to a four year college and graduate from that college debt free. This scholarship gives 5,000 per semester and more information along with what is required for eligibility can be found at the website Updated 8/16/2013

Hispanic College Fund (HCF)

A nationwide non-profit organization dedicated to developing the next generation of Hispanic leaders. HCF accomplishes its mission by awarding scholarships to talented undergraduate students. HCF offers scholarships to students pursuing majors in business, science, and technology. Hispanic College Fund Business Scholarship Program. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen of Hispanic background residing in the fifty states or Puerto Rico. They must be pursuing a business, computer science, engineering, or business-related major; be enrolled full-time (at least 12 hours per semester) in both fall and spring semesters. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applications are available online at (Categories: Ethnicity, Major) Deadline: deadline passed. Updated 01/30/2013  

IAPMO Scholarship ($1,000)

Must be enrolled in an accredited university for the upcoming Fall semester to be eligible. Rules and requirements can be found on there website at  Deadline: May 1, 2016 Updated 01/30/2013  

Indian Health Service (IHS)

Administers a program to help repay undergraduate and graduate loans of health professionals in return for full-time clinical service in Indian Health programs. For more information, go to (Categories: Ethnicity, Graduate, Major) Updated 01/30/2013  

International Affairs Program (IIPP)

Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year baccalaureate-granting institution, be a U.S. citizen, or legal residents (documentary support required), have a minimum of a 3.2 GPA, possess excellent critical analysis and leadership skills, have a strong demonstrated interest in international affairs, public policy and language training, are an underrepresented minority (African American, Hispanic, Asian American, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander) and plan to seek admission to a two-year master's degree program in international affairs. For more information, go to (Categories: Ethnicity, Graduate, Major) . Updated 01/30/2013  

International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) ($350)

The IAAP is an organization of office professionals, who were formerly secretaries, whose main focus is education. The scholarship is offered to students who are continuing their education but need financial aid. Priority is given to the applicants who are pursuing degrees in business administration. The Minisa Chapter is located in Wichita and is interested in helping students in this area. Applications can be downloaded here. (Category: Major) Updated 1/30/13 

International Leadership Development Grant (ILDG) ($6,000)

 A very competitive program with about 5-10 new recipients per year from around the world. Applicants may apply for funding for post-secondary, Master's, doctoral, professional, or leadership development study in accredited academic or vocational institutions or lay institutes. The scholarship range is from approximately $250 - $6,000, depending on the student's related needs and the school expenses. Eligibility criteria for this scholarship; students must be directly related to a mission partner of the General Board of Global Ministries of the The United Methodist Church (GBGM) - a person related to a mission partner is someone who is a member of, is working for, or is volunteering for a church, ecumenical or grassroots institution with which GBGM has a relationship or has  been funding; and students must meet the criteria of "preparing to enter the ministry in their own countries" which means either theology students with a church leadership goal, or those who, upon graduation, will be working in a vocation recognized by the church.  For more information, go here, call (212) 870-3787, or check with the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Major, Graduate, Internship) Deadline: September 30. Updated 1/30/13 current website not updated.  

Irv Hoffman Silver Haired Legislature Scholarship ($1,000)

This is a one time scholarship for students in pre-licensure nursing professional programs who are interested in geriatric nursing. Money for the scholarship will be donated by the Kansas Silver Haired Legislature and the scholarship will be selected by a committee from the Silver Haired Legislature. To be eligible, students must be a resident of Kansas, enrolled full-time in nursing courses at a Kansas college or university, and must promise to work three years as a geriatric nurse after graduation and passing state boards. To apply, fill out an application form and write an essay entitled: "How Can I Contribute To The Care Of Geriatrics." Applications can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Major) Deadline: January 30. Updated 09/10/2012  

James B. Pearson Fellowship

Graduates studies abroad, graduates looking for some adventure and want to study some more than this scholarship is for you. Application can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office at Southwestern College. Deadline: May 1, 2015. Updated 03/10/2015

Johnson & Johnson Scholarship

Johnson & Johnson's Discover Nursing Website has an extensive nursing scholarship feature. For more information, go to (Category: Major) Updated 01/30/2013  

Just Porter's Creator's Scholarship

This company is founded on the value of education. If you fill out the application you could win a $1,000 scholarship for your fall or spring semester. Deadlines vary depending on the semster. You can find the application on their website: (Category: Major) Updated 11/5/2015  

Kansas County Clerk's and Election Officials Association ($500)

Scholarship are limited to students who intend to major in Journalism, Political Science, or Communication; are a high school senior with a 3.0 GPA or a freshman or sophomore in college who will complete a minimum of 12 credit hours in college with a 3.0 GPA. For more information, go to (Categories: Major, High School Senior)  Updated 01/30/2013

Kansas Federation of Republican Women ($1,000)

Applicants must be female and currently attending a Kansas College or University, with a declared major of Political Science, History, or Public Administration, entering her junior or senior year of undergraduate study, or attending graduate school. Student's primary residence must be located in the state of Kansas. Student must be a registered member of the Republican Party. Student must be involved in extracurricular activities. Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better. Student must submit a 750 word essay outlining their activities in the political process. For an application, contact the Greater Salina Community Foundation at (785) 823-1800 or email, or visit the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Women, Major, Graduate, Geography) . Updated 01/30/2013  

Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation (KHERF) Scholarship

KHERF is helping Kansans in pursuing an education in patient care or administration in health care. To be eligibal for this scholarship applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in part-time or full-time course to get a degree in this field. Kansas technical schools or two-four year institution will are elegibal, but pre-med adn medical students are not eligible. For more information on eligilbility and on the sholarship contact the Financial Aid Student helper at for eletronic copy or visit the Finanical Aid Office to pick up paper copy. Deadline: March 31, 2015. Updated 1/23/2015.

Kansas Independent College Fund (KICF) ($2,500)

In 1995, KICF established the Recognition Scholarship in honor of those donors who have given to KICF for forty or more years. Students who are eligible for this scholarship must be enrolled full-time in a KICF member college or university, must be recommended by a KICF member college or university, must be intending to graduate with a Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university or an Associate's degree from a two-year college by Spring 2013, and must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.5. Students wishing to apply for this scholarship must fill out an application, as well as a letter of reference from a professor in their indicated major, and an official college transcript. Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office. Updated 1/31/2013  

Kansas Nutrition Council Scholarship ($1,000)

Applicants must be Kansas residents who will be a junior, senior or graduate students in the Fall of 2011 semester and who are pursuing a degree or advanced degree in nutrition, dietics, family and consumer sciences, or a related field at a Kansas college or university. For more information regarding this scholarship visit the Kansas Nutrition Council website. (Categories: Major, Graduate) Deadline: March 1. Updated 01/31/2013  

Kansas Osteopathic Service Scholarship ($25,000)

Applicants must be residents of Kansas, but may attend any accredited osteopathic school in the United States. Applicants must agree to practice primary care medicine, which is defined as general internal medicine, pediatrics, family medicine, family practice, obstetrics and gynecology, emergency medicine. The practice must be fulfilled in a medically undeserved area which is any county in Kansas except Douglas, Johnson, Sedgwick, Shawnee, or Wyandotte. Applications can be found by clicking here: KBOR. (Categories: Graduate, Geography) Deadline May 1. Updated 1/31/2013  

Kay County Council for the Opportunity Center Scholarship ($500)

Applicants must be Kay County, Oklahoma residents and/or Kay County, Oklahoma high school graduates qualified as a college junior, senior or graduate student majoring in special education or related field such as physical, occupational or speech therapy. Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours at an accredited college and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applications may be picked up at the Southwestern College Office of Financial Aid. (Categories: Geography, Major) Deadline: June 1. Updated: 1/31/2013  

Krusor, William A. Scholarship ($1,000)

An undergraduate scholarship established in the memory of William A. & Gladys Krusor intended to assist students who have demonstrated a commitment to completing their college education who otherwise might have been able to do so. This is a $1,000 annual scholarship made in two payments of $500 each fall and spring semester. The student must show proof of enrollment in the school of his or her choice. The scholarship is for one year only. Recipients may reapply. The selection committee may request a personal interview with any applicant. For more information visit the Southwestern College Financial Aid office. (Categories: General, High School Senior) Deadline: April 1. Updated: 1/31/2013  

KSCPA - Kansas Society of CPAs

KSCPA is offering many different scholarships for students who are or are going to be majoring in accounting. They provide annual scholarships to high school, college, and graduate students. There are five different scholarships to apply for and all the scholarships have their own requirements and deadlines. The scholarships only work in the state of Kansas and Kansas schools. The following scholarships can be found on (Category: Accounting). Updated 12/11/13.

  • High School Merit Scholarship

Available to students entering Kansas Colleges and Universities. Required to have an ACT or SAT test scores and submit a comprehensive application designed to demonstrate their leadership activities and written communication skills. There are many different scholarship amounts ranging from $1300 to $500. The deadline for the test score is March 5, 2014 and application deadline is April 16, 2014.

  • Bryron Bird Graduate Scholarship - ($3000)

This scholarship requirements are that applicant must be a graduate accounting student or graduate school candidate. Deadline Feb. 14, 2014.

  • John J. Killian Scholarship - ($2500)

Must be a full-time accounting major with a junior status and must demonstrate academic success in their accounting curriculum. Additional emphasis on nominee's grades in English and rhetoric subjects. Deadline Feb. 14, 2014.

  • Mary Ellen Kirkpatrick Leadership Scholarship - ($2500)

Full-time student of junior status and an accounting major and demonstrate academic success in the accounting, economics, and business curriculum. Deadline Feb. 14, 2014.


Latino College Dollars

The Southwestern College Office of Financial Aid has a directory of many scholarships available to Latino Students. This directory can also be accessed at (Category: Ethnicity) Updated 01/31/2013  

Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars ($10,000)

Applicants must be a full-time, registered freshman, sophomore, or junior enrolled in an undergraduate, four-year degree program at an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicants must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better. Liberty Mutual will award $10,000 to five qualified students who have initiated or have been actively involved in a service or volunteer program that has a widespread impact on the campus or in the community. Liberty Mutual believes students who act responsible and who demonstrate an on-going commitments to the well-being of others should be recognized and rewarded. For more information visit: Liberty Mutual. (Category: General) Deadline:July of 2013 Updated 1/31/2013  

"Life Lessons" Essay Contest (up to $25,000)

An essay contest to benefit students who have suffered the loss of a parent or guardian. To enter or learn more, visit (Category: General) Deadline: march 1-31. Updated 01/31/2013  

Madison, James Memorial Fellowship Foundation ($24,000)

Applicants must be a teacher or plan to become a teacher of American history, American government, or social studies at the secondary school level. Applicants must have earned an undergraduate degree by August 31 of the competition year. Recipients are expected to complete one of the following degrees: M.A., M.A.T., or M.Ed. with an emphasis on American history, government, political science or other relevant concentration. Recipients are also required to teach American history, American government or social studies in grades 7-12 for one year per each full academic year of study under the fellowship. Applications are available a Major, Graduate, Fellowship) Deadline: March 1. Updated 01/31/2013  

The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund ($12,000)

Applicants must be women from developing countries with a commitment to improving the lives of women and children in developing countries. Women must reside in the U.S or Canada at the time of applications submission and enrolled in an accredited institution and plan to be attending that institution in 2012-2013. Must also be a national of a middle or lower income developing member country and not be a legal resident of the U.S or Canada. She must also plan on returning to her home country 2 years after completion of degree and completion of the MMMF program and also perform 2 years of service. Applicant must be at least 25 years of age by December 31, 2011 and not be related to a World Bank Group staff member or married to one. Applications can be found at: (Category: Women, Geography) Deadline January 17th 4:00pm. Updated 1/31/2013

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

The scholarships from this foundation are for children of Marine and Navy Corpsmen who are pursuing a postsecondary education at any accredited school - wheather that be a technical school, community college, or four-year university. For more inforation on the scholarships that the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation has visit thier website www.mcsf.orgUpdated 1/23/2015.   

Mean Stinks Scholarship ($10,000)

All students 17 and older are eligible for this scholarship. To enter, students are asked to share how they will bring an end to bullying once and for all while living the Mean Stinks matra of spreading nice to make a positive impact on those around them. The scholarship application can be found on their website: Deadline: December 14. Updated 12/1/2015.

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship ($4,000)

The purpose of this scholarship is to help students recieve a higher education, for those that have personaly battled cancer or watched a love one recieve treatment for cancer. The applicant must sumit a 500-1,500 word essay or sumit a video with a max of 5 minutes answering one of the five quesitons. To be eligible for this scholarship the applicant must have battled cancer at some point in their life or have a parent, sibling, immediate family member or close friend battle or currently battling cancer. Other requirements are must be a U.S. citizen, be enrolled full time at a two-year or four-year university, community college or junior college, or a graduate degree program, and be in academic "Good Standing" and have a minimun Grade Point Average of 3.0 or higher. For more informaiton on the sholarship can be found at Deadline For Fall semester is March 31, 2015. Updated 1/27/2015.

As a way to give back to the community the Mesothelimol Help is hosting an Annual Scholarship essay contest to help spread awarness of the life threatening disease mesothelioma. Ten scholarships will be given out to deserving students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. Detials of the scholarship contest can be found at Deadline: October 7. Updated 4/4/2014

Mhelpdesk Scholarship (1,500)

For this scholarship all that has to be done is a 60-second vidwo commerical that shouldbe directed at businesses that could use Mhelpdesk software and the video should be enteraining and intersting. To be eligible for this contest the studnet must be a legal citizen and resident of the United States and over the age of 13. Student must also be a high school senior or a studnet enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program. For more informaiton about the scholarship contest can be found at Deadline: December 15. Updated 8/29/14

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship ($5,000)

This scholarship recognized outstanding performance by minority students preparing for careers in state and local government finance. The scholarship is available for award to an upper division undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in a course of study preparing for a career in state and local government finance. Applicants must be currently a full or part-time upper division undergraduate or graduate student in a public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a specific focus on governments or nonprofit management); belong to one of the following groups: African American, American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latino; citizen or permanent resident of the United States of Canada; and have a recommendation form from the academic adviser, the dean of the graduate program (graduate students) or department chair (undergraduate). Applicants must plan to pursue a career in state and local finance, have a past academic record and work experience, strength or past coursework and present plan of study, and undergraduate and graduate grade point averages. For more information and to pick up an application, please visit the Southwestern College Office of Financial Aid. (Categories: Graduate, Minority, Major) Deadline: February 24. Updated 01/31/2013

Maintains a listing of scholarship and fellowship money for students pursuing undergraduate or graduate work in nursing. (Ethnicity, Major, Graduate) Updated 01/31/2013

National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs ($2,000)

NAAMLP is a non-profit, professional organization that promotes the reclamation and restoration of lands affected by abandoned mining throughout the nation. The scholarship is intended to assist in the education of students who intend to work as scientists or technicians in the field of mine lnad reclamation. Two scholarships will be given to students who are enrolled in a school in the Midwest or Eastern United States (generally eat of the Mississippi River) and one to students enrolled in Western United States. Those awarded the scholarship are expected to attend the 2012 NAAMLP Annual Conference in Des Moines, Iowa from September 23-26, 2012. The Scholarship must be utilized during the 2012-2013 school year. Applications can be picked up in the Financial Aid office or are available at (Categories: Geography) Deadline is May 30,2014. Updated 10/14/2013

National Federation of the Blind ($1,500-$2,500)

A large scholarship program whose awards are made solely to persons who are legally blind. The Federation's program will award up to three scholarships.  Must be a legally blind high school senior or a student participating in a post-secondary undergraduate or graduate academic or vocational and technical training program. Applicants must have a 2.5 overall GPA. Applications will be accepted from out of state students who will be attending school in Kansas and from Kansas Students who will be attending in or out of state schools.   Contact Dianne Hemphill at for more information. Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office or online at  Deadline: April 1. Updated 1/31/2013  

National Hispanic Scholarship Program (NHSP)

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen of Hispanic background residing in the fifty states or Puerto Rico. They must be pursuing a business, computer science, engineering, or business-related major. Applicants must be applying to or be enrolled in a college or university in the 50 states or Puerto Rico and plan to be enrolled as a full-time student each semester (at least 12 hours). They must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0. Applications are available online at (Category: Ethnicity) . Updated 01/31/2013  

National Leadership Development Grant (NLDG) ($1,000 - $4,000)

Through National Leadership Development Grants, GBGM strives to aid individuals in developing their community/church leadership potential and to provide educational opportunities for racial and ethnic minority students through undergraduate study in accredited academic institutions. The scholarship is need based. To be eligible, students must be a member of a racial or ethnic minority; be admitted to or have applied to an undergraduate study program in an accredited or approved institution of higher education; and be able to demonstrate evidence of financial need. Priority is given to members of the UMC. For more information, visit the Financial Aid Office or go to the NLDG website. (Category: Ethnicity) Updated 01/31/2013  

National Scholars Honor Society ($4,000 or $5,000)

The National Scholars Honor Society grants scholarships to highly qualified achievers from all academic pursuits. More information and applications can be found at or in the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: General, High School Senior) Deadline: Year-Round. Updated 1/31/2013

Navy Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program (up to $85,000)

Tuition, books, room and board, and a computer. Whatever it takes. The money is sent directly to you to spend as you see fit. No uniforms, no special courses, no military drill requirements while you're in school. Just an ordinary college life, minus the money hassles. As a graduate of BDCP, you'll have a job waiting. You'll gain hands-on training as a Commissioned Officer in the United States Navy and you'll enjoy more responsibility early on than many people earn in a lifetime. You'll also have the opportunity to travel to places most people only read about. To participate in the Navy BDCP, you must be enrolled, or be accepted at a four year accredited college or university, have completed 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours, have a 2.7 GPA; be younger than 34 years old before completing your degree, and meet the Navy's physical requirements. For more information, go to (Category: Military) Deadline: Year-Round. Updated 01/31/2013  

NRC Research Associateship Program

This program is avaliable to undergraduate seniors, graduate students, doctorate students, and faculty interested in doing research in science, enginerring, and medicine. If you qualify and are interested visit their website at for a complete list of requirements and deadlines. Deadlines vary throughout the year based on research proposal. (Category: science & medincine) Updated 11/30/2015

Navy Nurse Corps (up to $17,000)

Offers nursing students the opportunity to complete their college degree and gain valuable work experience and to practice at top-notch Navy medical facilities around the globe. The Navy now pays qualified nursing students up to $17,000 for their last two years of college. For more information, go to (Categories: Major, Military) Deadline: Year-Round. Updated 01/31/2013  

Nurse Loan Repayment and Scholarship Program (NELRP) 

Administered by the Division of Nursing at HRSA. Registered nurses are eligible to apply, and participants must serve at a health facility in an undeserved area to receive loan repayments. For more information, visit their website. (Categories: Major, Graduate) Updated 1/31/13   Oncology Nursing Society Foundation Awards academic scholarships specifically for students pursuing a master's or doctoral degree, or a post-master's certificate. For more information, visit their website. (Categories: Major, Graduate) Updated 1/31/13  

Odenza Marketing Group Spring Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship is to help further help student get to college. To be eligible for this scholarships students must be between the ages 16 and 25 on March 30th, 2014. Must have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award, along with submitting answers to the essay questions. For more information and to fill out scholarship go to Deadline: March 30, 2014. Updated 10/1/13

Olshan Foundation Solutions Scholarship ($1,000)

The Olshan Foundation Solutions understands the importance of a higher education and are offering a scholarship to further help students reach this goal. The Olshan Foundation Solutions is an organization founed in 1933 to help people repair homes. The eligibility for this scholarships is the students must be a U.S. citizen 16 or older. Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 and complete the applicaiton form, written essay and a video submission. For more information and to fill out the scholarship you can go to Deadline: August 15, 2015. Updated 10/10/2014

Pearson, James B. Fellowship (about $2,456)

Established in 1979, the Pearson Fellowship provides assistance to graduate students with approved study abroad programs. Applicants must have been a resident of Kansas for a minimum of five years; be accepted to a graduate program at an accredited Kansas college or university; be pursuing or plant to purse a program of study, preferably related to foreign affairs. Appropriate fields of study include, but are not limited to, anthropology, economics, geography, history, international relations, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, and sociology. More information and applications can be found in the Financial Aid Office. Deadline: April 1. Updated 1/31/13

Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship is to help student go farther with there school. To be eligible students must be attending post-secondary institution by fall 2014. Students must be Canadian or US residents and answer the essay questions. For more information and to fill out scholarship go to Deadline: April 1, 2014. Updated 10/01/13.

Peterson's Guide to Nursing Programs

Provides information on specific nursing schools and the Web site maintains a link to financial aid help. For more information, go to (Category: Major) Updated 1/31/13  

Pickering, Thomas R. Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program

Applicants must be seeking admission to graduate school for the following academic year. The award includes tuition and mandatory fees, a living stipend, reimbursement for books, and one round-trip between home and school. This award is paid during the first and second year of graduate study, pending availability of funding. Winners are expected to enroll in a two-year full-time master's degree program (such as public policy, international affairs, public administration, or academic fields such as business, economics, political science, sociology, or foreign languages). Applicants must have and maintain at least a 3.2 GPA throughout participation in the program. Applicants will need to submit GRE or GMAT scores along with applications. For more information, visit Applications can also be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Major, Graduate, Fellowship) . Updated 01/31/2013  

Public Employee Retirement Research and Administration Scholarship ($4,000)

Encouraging graduate students to purse research and careers in public-sector retirement benefits. This scholarship is available for award to a full or part-time student who is enrolled in a graduate program in public administration, finance, business administration, or social sciences preparing for a career in state and local government with a focus on public-sector retirement benefits. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a graduate program in public administration, finance, business administration, or social sciences; have a baccalaureate degree or its equivalent; be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada; and have a recommendation from the academic adviser or dean of the graduate program. Applicants must plan to pursue a career in state or local government with a focus on public sector retirement benefits; and have a past academic record and relevant work experience, including research in public sector retirement benefits; strength of past graduate coursework and plan of study. For more information, visit the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Graduate) Updated 01/31/2013  

Salina Area Retired School Personnel ($500)

Two scholarships will be awarded to a junior or senior education major who plant o teach in Kansas. Must be a graduate of Bennington High School, Ell-Saline High School, Minneapolis High School, Salina High School Central, Salina High School South, Southeast of Salina High, or Solomon High School. Must have at least a 2.5 GPA with at least a 3.0 average in the education major. Applications may be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. (Categories: Major, Geography) Deadline: April 30. Updated 01/31/2013  

QuitDay ($3,000)

The Quitday scholarship is awarded to students each year who share their vision for a smoke-free world. Help make higher education smoke-free! Apply online at (Category: All) Deadline: March 31 of each year Updated 11/5/2015 

Sallie Mae Fund "American Dream" Scholarship Program ($500 - $5,000)

Developed in partnership with the United Negro College Fund, this program awards scholarships to African American students with demonstrated financial need. To be eligible, students must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time undergraduate at a Title IV eligible accredited post-secondary, two, or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school in the U.S. or Puerto Rico; have a minimum 2.5 GPA; and meet program-specific eligibility requirements. Apply online at or (Category: Ethnicity) Deadline: April 15. Updated 02/6/2013  

Sallie Mae Fund "First in my Family" Scholarship Program ($500 - $5,000)

Developed in 2001 with the Hispanic College Fund, this program provides scholarships to full-time undergraduate Hispanic Americans who are first in their families to attend college. To be eligible, students must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time undergraduate at a Title IV eligible accredited post secondary, two, or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school in the U.S. or Puerto Rico; have a minimum 3.0 GPA; and meet program-specific eligibility requirements. Apply online at (Category: Ethnicity) Deadline: April 15. Updated 02/6/2013  

Sallie Mae Fund "9/11 Education" Fund (up to $2,500)

Created in response to the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001, this program offers scholarships to children of those who were killed or permanently disabled as a result. To be eligible, students must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time undergraduate at a Title IV eligible accredited post-secondary, two, or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school in the U.S. or Puerto Rico; and meet program-specific eligibility requirements. Apply online at (Category: Military) Deadline: Open. Updated 02/6/2013  

Sallie Mae Fund "Unmet Need" Scholarship Program ($1,000 - $3,800)

This program helps financial aid officers meet the needs of full-time undergraduate students whose financial aid packages fall short by $1,000 or more. To be eligible, students must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time undergraduate at a Title IV eligible accredited post-secondary, two, or four-year college, university, vocational, or technical school in the U.S. or Puerto Rico; have a minimum 2.5 GPA; and meet program-specific eligibility requirements. Apply online at (Category: General) Deadline: May 31. Updated 02/6/2013  

Scholarship Points ($10,000)

Scholarship Points was created in 2006 by Edvisors to help students get scholarships without having to hassle filling out paper applications or writing long essays. To be eligible the student must be 13 years old and enrolled or will enrolled in a college or university in the United States. The student must also be a legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico. For more information go to Deadline: Feb. 20, 2015. Updated 01/22/2015.

Sigma Theta Tau International

Offers a list of scholarships available through organizations and specific nursing schools. For more information, visit and search "scholarships." (Category: Major) deadline: March 1st Updated 02/6/2013   

Soroptomist International of Woman ($700)

This is a cash award of at least $700 to assist women who are head of the household with the cost of furthering their education including childcare and other living expenses. These awards are not scholarships, but rather cash awards to assist with costs associated with their efforts to attain more education.  The program starts on the local level.  The club winner becomes eligible for additional cash awards at other levels of the organization.  At the international level, there are three finalists with $10,000 awards.We hope that you will post the flyer and share this information with women who might be eligible for the award. Please remind applicants to carefully read the instructions on the application form.  They need to make sure the financial information provided is accurate.  Applicants should not ask a relative to write a reference letter.  The application must be received by April 1, 2015 to meet the application deadline.  It can be mailed to the address on the application form. The application form can be picked up at the Financial Aid Office here at Southwestern College, we can also fax the form to you. (Category: Women) Deadline: April 1, 2015. Updated 4/1/2015

Starving Student Scholarship ($1,000)

This scholarship is to help students with living expenses such as rent, food and other types of living expenses. Its available to students over the age of 16 enrolled in a degree, diploma or certificate program. To apply students must log onto Facebook and "like" the facebook page. Students must also fill out the entry form and share their most creative solution to saving money while in school. More information and entry forms can be found at:!/DegreeDirectoryorg?sk=app_217182794970471. (Category: General, Facebook) Deadline January 1st. Updated 12/7/2011

Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship ($5,000)

The Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship is a program of the Sodexo Foundation that recognizes students who are driving awareness and mobilizing you to be catalysts for innovative models and solution to eliminate hunger in America. Students who are awarded the scholarship will also receive a $5,000 grant in their name to a charity of their choice. Students must have demonstrated on-going commitment to  their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months, and does not include family members. Applicants must also obtain a Community Service Recommendation as part of the application process. All applicants and recommends must be citizens of the U.S., employees of Sodexo may NOT apply along with previous national STOP Hunger Scholarship recipients. Previous regional STOP Hunger Honorees are eligible to apply. Recommends must be at least 21 years of age and cannot be a parent or guardian or family member and must be submit by December 10, 2013. For any more information contact ISTS by email at or by phone (615) 320-3149. Apply at (Category: General). Applications can be sent in from October 5 through December 5, 2015. Updated 11/9/2015

The mission of is to make education accessible to students. They have many different scholarships for both undergraduates and graduactes and all have different amounts for the scholarships. Students just need to complete a short entry form when appying for the scholarship. The scholarships can be found at Deadline: April 1, 2015. Update 03/11/2015.

Talbots Women Scholarship Fund (17-$15,000; 1-$30,000)

This program empowers women to enrich themselves through learning and achieve a college education later in life. Applicants must be women currently residing in the U.S. who have earned a high school diploma or their GED on or before September 2002; have at least two semesters (24 credit hours) remaining to complete their degree; and be planning to enroll in the coming school year. Applications are available in all U.S. Talbot stores, at, or in the Financial Aid Office. Only the first 5,000 eligible applications will be processed and applications will be avalible on November 20, 2013. (Category: Women) Deadline: January 20, 2014. Updated 11/25/2013  

Terry L. McKanna Scholarship ($1,000) 

Kansas Section of the American Waterworks is sponsoring this scholarship for a student pursuing a career in the waterworks industry.  The applicant must be enrolled in a two-or four-year accredited college or university program, a citizen of the United States, and the applicant may be a graduate or under-graduate student.  For more information, contact  Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office. Update 2/6/13

Tradition of Care Nursing Scholarship ($1,000)

The scholarship is open to any nursing student and high school seniors currently accepted into an accredited nursing or pre-nursing program and who is a resident of a community served by a Penwell-Gabel funeral home. To apply, go to, click on "about us", and "scholarship." Deadline: passed Updated 2/6/13

TUITION WONT STOP ME is giving students the chance to win up to $5,000 to fund their education every week.   Students can visit the Facebook page to answer the new scholarship question and submit the entry form for a chance to win one of 3 scholarship prizes.  To learn more about the scholarship and how to apply, go to: Updated 2/6/13

Tylenol Scholarship (up to $10,000)

Apply today to receive one of ten $10,000 grants or 150 $1,000 grants being offered to undergraduate students in health-related fields of study. For more information, visit (Category: Geography, Major) . Updated 2/6/13  

Ursano, Major General James Scholarship Fund It is Army Emergency Relief's (AER)

Objective to ensure all Army families, active, retired, and survivor, are made aware of the scholarship opportunities for the spouse and dependent children of soldiers. Applicants must be dependent children of Army soldiers on active duty, retired, or deceased while on active duty or after retirement. The children of Grey Area Reservists are also eligible. Applicants must be enrolled, accepted, or pending acceptance as full-time dependent students for the entire academic year in post-secondary schools. These schools must be accredited by the U.S. Department of Education. Awards are primarily based on financial need, as evidenced by income, family size, and special financial obligations. Applications are available at (Category: Military). Updated 2/6/13  

US Bank ($1,000)

U.S. Bank is committed to supporting higher education by providing students every opportunity to realize their potential. They will award forty $1,000 scholarships through a random drawing process. Available to high school seniors and college undergraduates, no essay required. Apply online at (Category: General) Deadline: may 31. Updated 2/6/13  

USA Funds Access to Education Scholarships ($1,500)

Applicants must be high school seniors, incoming college freshmen, or currently enrolled college students who have an annual adjusted gross family income of $35,000 or less. 50% of the awards will be targeted to applicants from states that USA Funds serves as the federally designated guarantor of student loans - Kansas is included in the list. In addition, up to 50% of the awards will be targeted to applicants who are members of an ethnic-minority group or have a documented physical disability. The student must remain continuously enrolled and maintain a 2.5 GPA. Eligible applicants who are not selected to receive the USA Funds scholarship will automatically be considered for the Help America Learn scholarship program. For more information, visit (Categories: General, High School Senior). Updated 2/6/13  

Veteran's Education Benefits

Application for benefits must be made through the Department of Veteran's Affairs. For more information on the student's eligibility, call 1-888-442-4551. The Director of Financial Aid and the Professional Studies Office Manager are Southwestern's certifying officials for VA benefits. (Category: Military) Updated 2/6/13  

Wichita Amigos de Ser Scholarship Program ($500 to $1,000)

Applicants must be Hispanic with at least one parent being of full Hispanic parentage and have maintained a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must have applied for full-time status at a college, university or junior college, and meet all admission requirements of the school selected. Awards are renewable for up to three years or until educational requirements are met. Recipients are mandated to attend the Annual Scholarship Banquet. Applications can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. (Category: Ethnicity) Deadline: February 28. Updated 2/6/13  

Winfield Rotary Club Scholarship ($1,000)

Applicants must be residents of Winfield and the surrounding rural area, be of good character and ability, and have at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Demonstration of "need" will be considered, but not necessarily be a determining factor in the selection. No restrictions are made regarding gender, race, or religion.  Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office or the rotary club at P.O. Box 307, winfield, 67156. Deadline: March 15. Updated 1/16/2013   

Zeiger Firm Scholarship ($1,000)

In order to participate, prospective applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or university or planning to attend one in the fall 2016 semester. Applicants should submit a 500-word essay answering the question on the website. Deadline: Feb. 15 2016. Updated 11/16/2015 

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